Republicans plan to reintroduce Anti-LGBT ‘religious freedom’ bill supported by Trump
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Republicans plan to reintroduce Anti-LGBT ‘religious freedom’ bill supported by Trump

Republicans plan to reintroduce Anti-LGBT ‘religious freedom’ bill supported by Trump Citing “momentum” from the November elections, Republicans are once against eyeing a bill that would allow corporations and individuals who object to same-sex marriage on religious grounds to deny goods or services to gay people, Buzzfeed News reports. Republicans originally filed the in 2015, but … Continue reading

TX Lawmaker Wants To Force Schools To Out LGBT Students To Parents
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TX Lawmaker Wants To Force Schools To Out LGBT Students To Parents

Teachers Would Face Discipline For Failing To Disclose Info About Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Texas tea party state Sen. Konni Burton (pictured with Sen. Ted Cruz) has filed legislation that would effectively require public school employees to out LGBT students to their parents. Under Burton’s Senate Bill 242, teachers and other school employees who fail to … Continue reading

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GOP adopts “cure gays” platform plank

The Republican party today adopted a platform plank in support of anti-gay “conversion therapy,” TIME magazine’s Zeke Miller reported today. Conversion therapy is based on the debunked theory that you can “pray away the gay.” (Hint: You can’t.) The Republicans’ embrace of a “gay cure” in the party platform comes on the heels of language inserted … Continue reading