Tag Archives: equal rights

Because it’s not as if Republicans see the LGBTQ community as real people

Betsy DeVos abandons LGBTQ students, won’t protect them from discriminationhttps://t.co/0laAmnC1ux pic.twitter.com/sENvbODzwu — ThinkProgress (@thinkprogress) June 7, 2017 Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos told a congressional panel…she will do nothing to… Read more »

When standing up for equality and human rights really isn’t standing up at all

The NCAA is officially returning to North Carolina, seven months after yanking multiple championship events from the state over its passage of the anti-transgender law known as HB2. The NCAA… Read more »

“No child in America should have their rights subject to their zip code”

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers… Read more »

“Donald Trump has chosen a white nationalist…as his pick for Attorney General”

This is Albert Turner, who led MLK's funeral procession. Jeff Sessions prosecuted him for helping black people vote https://t.co/LjC2deRFfC pic.twitter.com/tFVAeAXrSO — Ari Berman (@AriBerman) November 18, 2016 Donald Trump has… Read more »

“Making the lives of LGBT people harder” isn’t a Christian value

U.S.-based Religious Right groups have a long track record of collaborating with their counterparts in other countries to restrict women’s health choices and make life harder and more dangerous for… Read more »

Compassion and kindness are no laughing matter

Jost reveals that he wasn’t just making a dumb joke, which is what comedians do. Instead, he was making an argument about a way forward for liberal America in the… Read more »