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North Carolina blindsided Charlotte, failing to repeal the discriminatory bathroom law

The state GOP really doesn’t like the LGBTQ community or anyone who doesn’t look like them.

Karen Fratti | December 27, 2016 - 12:04 pm

Charlotte repeals trans bathroom protection ahead of North Carolina’s expected HB2 reversal

It’s indicative of the kind of world we’re living in that an anti-discriminatory law has to be repealed so a discriminatory law can be trashed. A dumpster fire that continues

Karen Fratti | December 19, 2016 - 2:22 pm

5 States With Abortion Laws Similar To The One SCOTUS Struck Down

Sadly and unsurprisingly, Texas is not alone in their backwards and restrictive abortion laws.

Bronwyn Isaac | June 27, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Here’s What The SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Means For Reproductive Rights

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt is such a big deal because Texas is far from the only state to institute anti-abortion laws disguised as public health initiatives.

Lauren Holter | June 27, 2016 - 10:08 am

Obama Says Transgender Students Can Use The Correct Bathroom (An Obvious Thing Which Apparently Needed To Be Clarified By The Goddamn President)

The timing of the issuing of this decree is like a prophetic enactment of the speech Loretta Lynch gave which explicitly pointed out the unconstitutional nature of HB2 bill while making a

Bronwyn Isaac | May 13, 2016 - 11:36 am

Hulu Show Yanked Out Of NC Over LGBT Law

First San Francisco banned non-essential travel to the Tar Heel State. Now TV and movie production companies are continuing their exodus out of North Carolina over a new law preventing local…

Newser | April 5, 2016 - 3:00 pm

North Carolina Church Asks Lesbian Parishioner To Divorce Or Leave

A North Carolina church has taken the prerogative to kick out a lesbian parishioner following the passage of the state’s horrid House Bill 2, which overturned and banned all local…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 4, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Rahm Emanuel Bans City Travel To North Carolina, Finally Does Something Good

You know your legislation is truly evil when even the (possibly most sociopathic ever) mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel balks at it. Emanuel announced that he’s drafting an executive order…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 31, 2016 - 11:05 am