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    Dan Levy Showed His Support For The Netflix Employee Walkout Following The Response To Dave Chappelle's Special

    "Transphobia is unacceptable and harmful. That isn’t a debate."

    Dan Levy is showing his support for Netflix employees who are fighting for a more supportive workplace.

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    Earlier today, employees staged a walkout following Netflix's disappointing response to Dave Chappelle's controversial new special.

    The Closer, which includes offensive comments about the trans and LGBTQ+ communities, didn't sit well with some people who work for the streaming giant.

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    Following the release, three employees were suspended for attending a director-level meeting that they weren’t invited to — including a trans software engineer who has been vocal about the special on Twitter.

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    And things came to a head when B. Pagels-Minor, a Black trans employee who is pregnant, was fired for allegedly leaking internal numbers about the show to the media.

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    Following today's in-person rally outside of Netflix’s Hollywood office building, employees are seeing support from celebrities whose shows are streamed on the service.

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    On Twitter, Dan showed his support for those who took part in the walkout, saying that he believes in their mission for a "safe and supportive" workplace.

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    "I stand with every employee at Netflix using their voice to ensure a safe and supportive work environment," Dan wrote on his account.

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    He continued, "I've seen firsthand how vital television can be when it comes to influencing the cultural conversation. That impact is real and works both ways: positively AND negatively. Transphobia is unacceptable and harmful. That isn’t a debate."

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    Read his entire message below.

    @danjlevy / Via Twitter: @danjlevy