Tag Archives: Tar Heel State

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 »

North Carolina Republicans: Proof power is fun…but absolute power is #@$%^*& awesome

North Carolina Republicans vote to dilute governor’s power and curtail voting rights: https://t.co/qXaxo7XlFl pic.twitter.com/j1gqWcxDoN — Slate (@Slate) April 13, 2017 Just weeks after a court struck down the centerpiece of… Read more »

North Carolina: Where democracy is for losers and atheist, baby Jesus-hating Liberals

Since North Carolina voters elected Democratic governor Roy Cooper in November, the Republican-dominated state legislature has been on a mission to take away the governor’s power. The legislature’s latest power… Read more »

Verily, thou shalt use public toilet accommodations comporting with thy birth gender: Part Deux

The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he… Read more »

North Carolina: The State That Hates

North Carolina legislators beat down an attempt to repeal HB-2 in an apparent reneging on an agreement between the lege and the city of Charlotte, sending signals that LGBT activists… Read more »

North Carolina Republicans: Now with even more pettiness

Since the state passed the virulently anti-queer House Bill 2, which prohibits transgender people from using the public restroom that corresponds with their gender identity and bans cities from passing… Read more »

North Carolina: Proof that voters get the quality of leadership they deserve

“I wish they would have saved their money and not spent it on a ridiculous political propaganda and maybe would’ve donated that money to a lot of the homeless people… Read more »

Dear North Carolina: Tolerance and kindness…you should try it

Portland commissioners will designate 600 city bathrooms as “all-user” on Friday. They will replace “male” and “female” signs on single-occupancy restrooms with signs that show a toilet. The new signs… Read more »