- Pia Wurtzbach posted on social media to expressed her support for the LGBTQ+ community
- The post came after the controversy involving trans woman Gretchen Diez broke out
- The beauty queen decided to raise awareness about sexual orientation, gender identity, and sexual expression
Pia Wurtzbach took to social media to share her thoughts on what happened to Gretchen Diez, the trans woman who was detained at a mall for trying to use the comfort room for women.
KAMI learned that Pia expressed her support for the LGBTQ+ community.
The 2016 Miss Universe emphasized raising awareness about the differences between sexual orientation, gender identity, and sexual expression.
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“Did you hear about what happened? Me too! So here, please meet the GingerBread Person.
“We have different ways to promote our causes and support the LGBTQ+ community. Some through advocating for policy, some for demand generation and some for awareness. No action is too small!
“Every effort creates ripples of positive change that we need to finally stop stigma and discrimination (both external and within the community itself), Hopefully through this post I can educate someone and reach those who need to understand the concept of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Sexual Characteristics (Expression),” Pia posted.
KAMI previously reported about Catriona Gray’s post on Instagram about Gretchen Diez.
Pia Wurtzbach won the 2016 Miss Universe pageant and is one of the four Filipinas to become Miss Universe. The beauty queen is in a relationship with Marlon Stockinger.
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