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The Time George Takei Went Toe-To-Toe With Mike Pence And Won

The Time George Takei Went Toe-To-Toe With Mike Pence And Won

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit George Takei scored a major victory for LGBT rights in Indiana after he went to war with then Gov. Mike Pence. March 2015 then Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) signed into law the “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” (RFRA) in a private ceremony. ThinkProgress reported at the time that […]

Texas Republicans Wage War On Liberal Cities and Counties – Video

Texas Republicans Wage War On Liberal Cities and Counties – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Texas Republicans are attacking liberal cities and trying to preempt their laws in a special session called by Gov. Greg Abbott to make┬ástate supremacy more concrete. Texas is starting to seem more like Venezuela than one of the United States. Conservative and Christian Right legislators think they need […]

Texas Becomes Ground Zero In The War On Women. The Result? Abortions On The Rise

Texas Becomes Ground Zero In The War On Women. The Result? Abortions On The Rise

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit With teen pregnancies and abortion on the rise, it seems that Texas’ ideological war on women’s reproductive services is backfiring – big time. The Texas legislature has made a concerted effort to defund the Department of State Health Services. Starting in 2012, the legislature has defunded family planning […]

California’s Political War With Trump Just Got Real

California’s Political War With Trump Just Got Real

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit California lawmakers are escalating their political war on the Trump regime advancing the first statewide bill to push back against his regressive agenda. NBC News reports tonight that “Democrats in the California Senate ramped up their fight Tuesday against President Donald Trump, advancing a bill that would provide […]

New York Gov. Declares Political War, ‘NY Still Knows What America Is Supposed To Be’ – Video

New York Gov. Declares Political War, ‘NY Still Knows What America Is Supposed To Be’  – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit New York Establishes First-Of-Its-Kind Program To Defend Against Trump’s Oppressive Policies. New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced a three-part action plan to protect civil rights and combat hate crimes in the state in the wake of an “uptick in reports of discrimination, bias-motivated threats, harassment and violence […]

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