Oklahoma students walk out over death of non-binary teen Nex Benedict | LGBTQ+ rights

Dozens of students at an Oklahoma high school showed support for the LGBTQ+ community Monday after a non-binary teen died in a fight in a school bathroom that they say was the target of bullying. held a peaceful demonstration. Local police say Nex Benedict, a 16-year-old student who identified as non-binary and uses they/them pronouns, […]

Republicans Put the ‘Rights of a Fertilized Egg Over’ the Rights of Women

Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) said Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” that Republicans are prioritizing “embryo rights” over women’s rights in the United States. A partial transcription follows: Martha Raddatz: What did you think when you saw the Alabama Supreme Court decision? Duckworth: Unfortunately, I wasn’t surprised at all. I’ve been talking about this in 2018, […]

Christian Nationalists, Not Christians, Believe Rights Come from God

Politico investigative reporter Heidi Przybyla said Thursday on MSNBC’s “All In” that Christian nationalists are not Christians and believe that rights come from God. “The base of the Republican Party has changed. When Trump ran in 2016, many mainland evangelicals wanted nothing to do with the divorced real estate mogul who cheated on his wife […]

Republicans Believe ‘Rapists Have More Rights’ Than Women and Families

Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-Calif.) said on CNN’s “The Read” that Republicans want to give rapists “more rights” than the women they impregnate. A partial transcription follows: TAPPER: They invoked the wrath of a holy God in their decision. NEWSOME: Yes, absolutely. TAPPER: As a result, multiple clinics across the state are currently suspending IVF treatments. […]

Reporter goes viral for attacking Christians who believe rights come from God — and the responses are glorious

Politico reporter Heidi Przybyla claimed Thursday that Christians who believe rights come from God are “Christian nationalists.” Przybyla claimed on MSNBC that former President Donald Trump is surrounded by “extremist elements” of Christians, whom he labeled as “Christian nationalists.” That’s when things got weird. According to Przybyla, there is one belief that all so-called Christian […]

Critics of GA religious rights protection bill say it would be used for discrimination

Georgia lawmakers are revisiting a nearly decade-old battle over whether the state should protect religious rights from being trampled by state and local governments. Opponents say the measure provides a legal shield for people and groups to discriminate in the name of LGBTQ+ people. religion. The religious protection bill resurfaced Thursday, eight years after lawmakers […]

South Dakota abortion rights ballot initiative thwarted by Republican lawmakers

The Republican-led South Dakota Legislature is trying to block a ballot measure that would have allowed voters to protect abortion rights in the state constitution. Leaders of the initiative say the Republican effort threatens the state’s tradition of direct democracy. Supporters need to submit about 35,000 valid signatures by May 7 to be on the […]


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