Barack Obama tweeted a message of support to a Sikh man celebrating Pride month.
What We Know:
- Former president, Barack Obama, left the encouraging message on Jiwandeep Kohli’s photo of himself wearing a rainbow turban.
- Kohli captioned the photo, “I’m proud to be a bisexual bearded baking brain scientist. I feel fortunate to be able to express all these aspects of my identity, and will continue to work toward ensuring the same freedom for others.”
- Barack Obama replied to the tweet, saying, “you’ve got a lot to be proud of, Jiwandeep.” He also thanked the man for trying to make the country more equal.
Kohli made the turban himself! Happy pride month!