Friday, August 14, 2020

Tag: North Carolina

Riots Erupt in Charlotte After Police Killing of Keith Lamont Scott

The police department and Scott's family are at odds with their version of events leading up to the shooting and killing of Keith Lamont Scott.

Federal Judge Protects Two Transgender Individuals From North Carolina’s HB2

It’s the first sign that the discriminatory law is doomed to fail.

North Carolina Spent Nearly $5 Million Defending Voter ID, And Lost

“It shows the North Carolina Republicans are afraid of free and fair elections and being accountable to the voters for their actions.”

BREAKING: Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down The Worst Voter Suppression Law...

North Carolina elected officials tried to rig future elections, and now they have failed.

Justice Department Tells North Carolina To Abandon Its Anti-LGBT Bathroom Bill...

HB2 violates federal law, and the federal government won't let it stand.

Bernie Sanders Vows to Overturn Mississippi and North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT Laws

Bernie Sanders vows to overturn Mississippi and North Carolina’s recent anti-LGBT laws if he is elected president.

North Carolina Just Lost 400 Jobs Because Of Its Anti-LGBT Law

“As a company that is committed to the principle that everyone deserves to live without fear of discrimination simply for being who they are, becoming an employer in North Carolina, where members of our teams will not have equal rights under the law, is simply untenable.”

North Carolina Flush Your Bathroom Bill Down The Toilet

Let's celebrate love, acceptance and equality. Take American politics out of the toilet.

LGBT Activists Sue North Carolina Officials Over Controversial Bathroom Law

The lawsuit alleges that new legislation in the state violates civil rights protections.

North Carolina Residents to Sue State Over Discriminatory Voter ID Law

The 2016 election will be the first with the new law in affect, as courts have refused to delay its implementation until after the election.

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Donald the Dunce: He flunked Poli Sci 101

It’s hard to cheat when the whole world is watching...

‘Silence is complicity’: GOP condemned for doing nothing as Trump openly touts sabotage of...

“Donald Trump knows that if the people are heard in November, he and Republicans up and down the ballot will lose,” said Sen. Elizabeth Warren. “This is what we’re up against—and this is why we have to fight back with all we’ve got.”

Lawsuit filed after police handcuff 8-year-old boy on video

“My son has a disability and the authorities tried to make him a criminal.”

“Listen to the people”: How progressives win

These voices and ideas will not be able to change the poor strategy of the national Democratic Party on their own.

Reactionaries in ragged retreat: A wingnut brew of bottom-dwellers

Trump politics are in shambles, whatever he and lackeys try boomerang, and why should anything change in the next five months?