Raven's Home writer and comedian Nori Reed says new character Nikki, played by Juliana Joel, is the "first ever trans character" on Disney Channel.
"Disney has a long history of supporting LGBTQ+ organizations & charities- the Pride Collection is showing our support for the community"
"Ron DeSantis and the Republicans have openly declared war on the state's LGBTQ minority and allies without thoughts of the ramifications"
Disney admitted that they had little experience with advocacy &, expressed regret for not doing more to support the LGBTQ+ community
“This state is governed by the interest of the people of the state of Florida not on the demands of California corporate executives”
With the nationwide walkouts, some of Disney’s biggest brands supported the LGBTQ+ community in statements posted to social media Tuesday
"You needed me to be a stronger ally in the fight for equal rights and I let you down. I am sorry." The Disney CEO stated
“In Florida, our policies got to be based on the best interest of Florida citizens, not on the musing of woke corporations”
Bob Chapek says company will donate $5 million to LGBTQ groups
Calls for boycott as media company declines to speak out