2017-05-18 19:47:30 UTC
"The student association at a Canadian university is apologizing to members of the
transgender community who may have felt 'hurt' or devalued by overhearing Lou Reed's
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side.'
In a statement on Facebook, Ontario's University of Guelph Central Student Association
apologized anyone who was upset by the 'hurtful' 'transphobic lyrics' played during a
campus event. The student association claimed the song 'Take a Walk on the Wild Side' was
picked for a playlist of '70s and '80s songs out of 'ignorance' and showed 'an error in
I think I've been microaggressed by this story.