Transgender woman shuts down bathroom question with viral photo

Mayor: Fight Not Over For Houston LGBT Measure
With the recent blow to the LGBT community in Houston, supporters of this defeated ordinance want everyone to know, the fight isn't over.

SEE ALSO: Caitlyn Jenner's oldest son reveals how long he's known of father's secret

Houston's Prop #1 would have established nondiscrimination protections for gay and transgender people in the city, including the protection of trans community to use the bathroom appropriate to their gender identity. The law was voted down on Nov. 3, with 61% of voters opting to scrap the ordinance.

But, this isn't the last time you'll hear about Prop #1. LGBT supporters are already thinking of clever ways to get their message heard, including Kelly Lauren, a drag entertainer from Illinois.

Houston, do you REALLY want me in the same restroom as your husband or boyfriend?

Posted by Kelly Lauren on Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Lauren has taken to Facebook to post this photo alongside the caption: "Houston, do you REALLY want me in the same restroom as your husband or boyfriend?"

The photo instantly went viral, garnering attention across the country. Lauren continues to tell the Huffington Post:

This transgender model could become the first ever trans Victoria's Secret angel:

This Transgender Model Might Become 1st VS Trans Angel

More from
6 photographers each photograph one man, the results are fascinating
Warning to parents: toddler nearly died after ingesting this household item
Remember America's first 'Top Model?' See what Adrianne Curry looks like now
Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.