"We take our roles and responsibility as parents very seriously".
"So once Zaya, our 12-year-old, came home. and said, 'Hey, I want to talk to you guys". I think going forward I'm ready to live my truth.
The presidential candidate added, 'We're sending all our love and support.
Wendy went on to address those who may not be supportive of the situation. "I'd love for you guys to call me Zaya'".
Editor's Note: You're supporting the delusions of a 12-year-old who is struggling to discover his identity and differentiate himself from his peers. The teen is clearly extremely caring and protective of 12 years of age Zaya, particularly now that she's come out as transgender and requires all the support from her family versus bad individuals online. "And we are proud allies as well".
The support in the responses to her tweet was overwhelming.
That being stated, the oldest kid in the family did the same after his father and stepmom Gabrielle Union revealed little Zaya love on social media following the expose that she recognizes as a transgender woman. "Y'all got it right".
Wade's actress wife, Gabrielle Union, took to Twitter to introduce "Zaya".
Meet Zaya. She's compassionate, loving, whip smart and we are so proud of her.
TSR STAFF: Jade Ashley @ Jade_Ashley94 _ #DwyaneWade and #GabrielleUnion have been excellent examples of parents who have been hugging their children for what they really are and showing them love and support both privately and publicly.
A day after the interview aired, Zaya instantly became our favourite new inspirational speaker when her mother shared a video of her delivering some home truths while confidently driving a golf buggy.
'You gotta just push through, I mean it's worth it, I feel like it's very worth it, when you reach that point of like, yourself'. She also told her parents to address her as Zaya and reference her as she and her. "I don't care what they think Z, you are my best friend and I love you kid". "The quicker you figure out who you are or who you want to be in life, the easier life gets as you get older, that's what I've discovered".
We're SO proud of you, Zaya!