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…

Derailing for Dummies

For everyone in need of a laugh, especially bloggers and regular blog commenters, check out Derailing for Dummies (tag line: Making Discrimination Easier!).  Here’s the intro: You know how it is. You’re enjoying yourself, kicking back and relaxing at the…