Category: Discrimination

Right-wing shock jocks: Now attacking children

This is reprehensible (trigger warning). I’m not going to quote from the piece because it’s really sickening, but the gist is this: Right-wing radio jocks in Sacramento attacked transgender kids, calling them horrible names and basically encouraging listeners to beat…

Prop 8 Upheld: Protests Tonight

As I’m sure you’ve all undoubtedly heard by this point, California’s Supreme Court ruled to upheld Prop 8, which bans same-sex marriage in the state.  They have, however, ruled that the 18,000 couples who were married during the period when…

New York Statewide GENDA Call-In Day

CALLING ALL NEW YORK STATE RESIDENTS! You may have heard a whole lot about the marriage equality bill currently awaiting a vote by the state Senate.  What you have likely heard significantly less about is GENDA, the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination…

The Right to Discriminate

Washington and Lee law professor Robin Wilson has an op/ed in the LA Times arguing that same-sex marriage laws must be careful to not infringe on religious freedom. Apparently “religious freedom” doesn’t just mean the right to practice the religion…