- Jake Zyrus recently had an album launch on Wednesday, September 4
- During the interview, he was asked about the issue about which restroom a transgender person should use
- His statement about it has been making rounds online and gained praises from netizens
Jake Zyrus gave a straightforward statement when he was asked about Gretchen Diez, a transgender woman who was prevented from using the female restroom.
He said that he used to think that way before too. However, as he matures he realized that everyone has different beliefs.
"I used to think that way, pipilitin ko 'yung sarili ko to go to the male's restroom but the more that I grow older, the more I realized na not everyone thinks the same, not everyone believes in the same beliefs that you believe."
"So nagsi-CR ako sa kung saan ako dapat mag-CR, so kung ano po ‘yung naiisip niyo, doon ako nagsi-CR. I simply follow the law, I respect the law.”
Moreover, netizens praised him for his answer and they also appreciated his respect for the law.
"Buti pa to may RESPETO"
"Buti pa to c charice ganyan mag isip"
"Tama charice kung san k dpat dun mgbgo kman respect u pdn kung san k dpat"
"Tama para walang argument."
"Buti pa sya, kahit feeling hindi parin nag fefeeling, di tulad ng iba dyan jusmeyo marimar!"
"Buti pa to, lumulugar kung saan dapat ilugar ang sarili."
"nice one Jake Zyrus"
"Sana all ganyan mag isip"
"Tama...respect each other para walang gulo."
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In a previous report by KAMI, Jake Zyrus spoke up about wedding with fiancée Shyre Aquino.
Jake Zyrus is a Filipino singer. Prior to announcing his gender transition, he went under the name "Charice." Jake has released various chart topping songs and has worked with several internationally acclaimed artists such as Iyaz and David Foster.
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