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Alabama Republican House Speaker Removed From Office, Convicted On Ethics Violations

Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard used his position in the people’s chamber to screw the people over. Now he’s going to prison for it.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Alabama’s Only Gay Rep Just Dropped A Devastating Truth Bomb On The Bathroom Bigots

Alabama’s Only Gay Rep Just Dropped A Devastating Truth Bomb On The Bathroom Bigots

This should put an end to the hate…but it won’t.

INSANE: Southern City Passes Law To Jail Transgender People For Using The Bathroom

INSANE: Southern City Passes Law To Jail Transgender People For Using The Bathroom

This southern city just passed a law that would allow cops to jail transgender people using the bathroom.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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Alabama County Succeeds In Re-Instituting School Segregation

The conservative Christian Right is coming up with more and more ways to perpetuate their racist politics in states where they hold political sway, like Alabama.

by Mike Sainato· · News
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Crazy Alabama Republican Demonstrates Why Religion Doesn’t Belong In Government

An Alabama Republican wrote a disturbing National Day of Prayer resolution this year that demonstrates precisely why we need separation of church and state.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Federal Judge Rules Same-Sex Couples Can Adopt Children In All Fifty States

A federal judge ruled a discriminatory ban on same-sex couples adopting children is unconstitutional.

by Mike Sainato· · News
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Hypocritical Alabama Governor Gets Booted From His Own Church For Affair With Staffer

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley claims to be a “family values conservative Christian,” but because of an affair with a woman who was not his wife he’ll have to find a church that supports hypocrisy.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
4-Year-Old Boy Shot In The Head After ‘Responsible Gun Owner’ Mom Leaves Weapon And Kids In Car

4-Year-Old Boy Shot In The Head After ‘Responsible Gun Owner’ Mom Leaves Weapon And Kids In Car

Yet another of the NRA’s ‘responsible gun owners’ almost lost a child after she left her loaded weapon (and kids) alone in the car.

by John Prager· · News
Alabama GOP Gov. Embroiled In Sex Scandal Allegations (NSFW AUDIO)

Alabama GOP Gov. Embroiled In Sex Scandal Allegations (NSFW AUDIO)

Another day, another “family values” hypocrite caught up in a sex scandal.

by Shannon Barber· · News
‘Family Values’ GOP Governor Caught In ‘Inappropriate’ Situation With Woman (VIDEO)

‘Family Values’ GOP Governor Caught In ‘Inappropriate’ Situation With Woman (VIDEO)

It never fails with these guys.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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GOP Governor Blocks Minimum Wage Increase, Gives Staff +$70k Raise

From Restricting the right to vote to using $1.8 million to renovate his beach house, Republican Governor of Alabama now sinks to a new low with awarding his staff with $73, 405 raises after blocking a minimum wage increase in Birmingham.

by Mike Sainato· · News
Alabama’s Latest Assault On Gay Marriage Is Great News For Kim Davis Wannabes

Alabama’s Latest Assault On Gay Marriage Is Great News For Kim Davis Wannabes

Alabama just refuses to back down. They won’t be happy until the welcome sign at the state line reads, “Alabama: Where Discrimination is Perfectly Legal.”

by Charles Topher· · News
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Alabama GOP Bill Would Ban Poor People From Having Food Stamps If They Own A Car

Once again, Republicans have found another cruel way to punish poor people who need government assistance to prevent themselves and their children from starving to death.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Supreme Court Just Delivered HUGE Win For Same-Sex Adoption (VIDEO)

Supreme Court Just Delivered HUGE Win For Same-Sex Adoption (VIDEO)

YES!

by Sarah· · News
Alabama Republicans Just Proved They Hate Local Democracy And The Working Class (VIDEO)

Alabama Republicans Just Proved They Hate Local Democracy And The Working Class (VIDEO)

The GOP does not serve the working class.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Alabama Lawyer Laughably Files Lawsuit Against Five SCOTUS Justices For Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

A bigoted conservative attorney in Alabama is suing the five Supreme Court Justices who voted to legalize same-sex marriage across the nation.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Birmingham Tells Alabama GOP To Go F**k Themselves, Passes Highest Minimum Wage In The South

Alabama Republicans were quickly trying to ban all cities and counties from raising the minimum wage, but one city gave the GOP the finger and beat them to the punch.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Alabama’s Chief Justice Just Spit On The Constitution: Reinstates Ban On Gay Marriage

Alabama’s Chief Justice Just Spit On The Constitution: Reinstates Ban On Gay Marriage

It’s incredible that someone with that much power can know so little about how our laws work.

by Charles Topher· · News
Alabama Gov. Spending $1.8M In Disaster Relief Money To Fix Up 2nd Mansion For Himself (VIDEO)

Alabama Gov. Spending $1.8M In Disaster Relief Money To Fix Up 2nd Mansion For Himself (VIDEO)

This is disgusting.

by Antiphon Freeman· · News
GOP Lawmaker Calls For U.S. Immigration Policy Based On ‘Skin Pigmentation’ (AUDIO)

GOP Lawmaker Calls For U.S. Immigration Policy Based On ‘Skin Pigmentation’ (AUDIO)

They want to ban all non-white people.

by Kerry-Anne· · News