Donald Trump was ‘repulsed’ by and ‘didn’t care about’ LGBT+ people, claims fixer Michael Cohen
Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s onetime lawyer and fixer, has claimed the former US president was “repulsed” by LGBT+ people.
The disbarred lawyer told the Raw Story Podcast that as much Trump and his cronies sought to paint him as a modern Republican – a balm of sorts for a party so often seen as out of step with current society – he was anything but.
Between very rarely even acknowledging the LGBT+ community and relentlessly rolling back trans rights, queer Americans knew well the apathy Donald Trump held towards them – even as his wife Melania claimed otherwise.
Cohen said of Trump’s views of the queer community: “He thinks about them as much as he thinks about, ya’know, nothing.
“He doesn’t care about the community. In fact, he’s basically repulsed by