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Trump Rolls Back Civil Rights Protection for Transgender Students

Trump Rolls Back Civil Rights Protection for Transgender Students

Ignoring alarming rates of bigotry and violence against transgender youth, the Trump administration on Wednesday revoked an Obama era..

February 23, 2017 with 0 Comments
California Funds Convicted Killer’s Gender Reassignment Surgery

California Funds Convicted Killer’s Gender Reassignment Surgery

A convicted murderer serving a life sentence in a California prison became the first US inmate to receive state-funded sex reassignment..

January 8, 2017 with 0 Comments
Utah’s Republican, Mormon Lieutenant Governor Makes Emotional Apology to LGBT Community

Utah’s Republican, Mormon Lieutenant Governor Makes Emotional Apology to LGBT Community

One person at a time. That’s how America is evolving beyond deeply embedded societal discrimination against LGBT people, bigotry..

June 17, 2016 with 0 Comments
Florida Catholic Bishop Robert Lynch: ‘Religion Breeds Contempt for Gays’

Florida Catholic Bishop Robert Lynch: ‘Religion Breeds Contempt for Gays’

Responding to the horrific massacre of 50 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando on Sunday, St. Petersburg, Florida Bishop Robert Lynch..

June 15, 2016 with 0 Comments
The Hateful 8: Anti-Gay Christian Leaders Praise Orlando Massacre

The Hateful 8: Anti-Gay Christian Leaders Praise Orlando Massacre

As expected, Islamic State religious leaders praised and thanked “God” for “caliphate soldier brother Omar Mateen,”..

June 15, 2016 with 0 Comments
Can’t/Won’t Repeal the Second Amendment? Then We Deserve This

Can’t/Won’t Repeal the Second Amendment? Then We Deserve This

I should have said it after those 20 first graders were slaughtered at Sandy Hook. Or after those gentle church people were gunned down..

June 12, 2016 with 3 Comments
Tracy Murphree, GOP Texas Sheriff Candidate, Threatens to Beat Transgender Women Unconscious

Tracy Murphree, GOP Texas Sheriff Candidate, Threatens to Beat Transgender Women Unconscious

The Republican most likely to be elected sheriff of one of the largest counties in Texas weighed in on the transgender bathroom rights..

April 24, 2016 with 0 Comments
Ted Cruz Declares War on Transgender People

Ted Cruz Declares War on Transgender People

After suffering a shellacking in Tuesday’s New York Republican presidential primary, Texas senator Ted Cruz is trying to breathe new..

April 24, 2016 with 0 Comments
Citing North Carolina Anti-LGBT Law, PayPal Scraps Planned Charlotte Expansion

Citing North Carolina Anti-LGBT Law, PayPal Scraps Planned Charlotte Expansion

PayPal announced Tuesday that it is scrapping plans to open an operations center in Charlotte, North Carolina in protest of a new state law..

April 5, 2016 with 0 Comments
Georgia Republicans Pass Anti-LGBT ‘Religious Liberty’ Bill

Georgia Republicans Pass Anti-LGBT ‘Religious Liberty’ Bill

Republican lawmakers in Georgia voted on Wednesday in favor of a religious freedom bill described by LGBT and other civil rights advocates..

March 17, 2016 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • ICE Agents Forcibly Remove Asylum-Seeker Awaiting Brain Tumor Surgery from Texas Hospital
  • Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions
  • White House: Trump’s Failure to Mention Jews, Anti-Semitism, on Holocaust Remembrance Day Was Intentional
  • Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’
  • Maine Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank White Republicans’ for Ending Slavery
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