Post Tagged with: "Alabama"

Christian Minister Sentenced To Jail In The Name Of Right-Wing ‘Religious Freedom’ (VIDEO)

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The Reverend Anne Susan DiPrizio was arrested in February while attempting to perform a completely legal same-sex marriage ceremony in Alabama. This week she was sentenced to jail.

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Crazy Alabama Supreme Court Justice Says God’s Law Is Enshrined In ‘Pursuit Of Happiness’

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How is it that Judge Roy Moore is still a judge, in charge of interpreting law, when he has these crazy ideas?

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Claudia Jordan Demands Apology After Racial Profiling In Alabama Mall (VIDEOS)

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Actress, model and radio host, Claudia Jordan, was the target of racial profiling, during a recent visit to an Auburn, Alabama mall.

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Punk Band Slams Anti-Gay Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore During Concert (VIDEO)

Punk Band Slams Anti-Gay Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore During Concert (VIDEO)

Alabama Chief Bigot Roy Moore was on the receiving end of an epic slam during a performance by a punk band on Saturday.

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When Prosecutors Put Winning Ahead Of Justice, America Murders The Innocent

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“They couldn’t take my soul,” Anthony Ray Hinton declared when found innocent after 30 years on death row.

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New Alabama Law Will Allow Children To Have Handguns

New Alabama Law Will Allow Children To Have Handguns

How could anyone think this is a good idea?

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Doctor Wins State Senate Just To Overturn Law Inspired By His Dead Patient

Doctor Wins State Senate Just To Overturn Law Inspired By His Dead Patient

And, he’s blaming Obamacare.

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President Obama Takes On The Payday Lenders (VIDEO)

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Congratulations, President Obama, for yet another brilliant speech. Watch him attack payday lenders and the GOP’s horribly cruel budget.

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SCOTUS Actually Issues A Decision In Favor Of Alabama’s Black Voters

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Southern Republicans are trying to use the Voting Rights Act against black voters. The Supreme Court just took a step to stop them.

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Sorry Rick Scott, Admit Climate Change Is Real Or Florida Loses $100M+ In FEMA Funding

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If climate change denying toddlers, I mean Governors, don’t start listening to the adults, FEMA is going to give them a spanking.

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Anti-Gay Bigotry In Alabama Costs University $15 Million, Because Republicans Are Jerks

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The University of Alabama is feeling the pain inflicted on the state by anti-gay Republicans after a longtime gay couple and former alumni reconsidered leaving the school their $15 million estate.

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Univ. of Ala. Students Defy ‘The Machine,’ Elect Black Student Government President

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A white secret society suffers a rare loss as Alabama students vote for inclusion.

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Alabama Republican Bill Allows Discrimination Against Any Couple Who Isn’t White, Christian, And Heterosexual

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“This affects all married individuals, not just those that are LGBT.”

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George Takei Gives Alabama The Finger For Halting Marriage Equality, This Is How You Can Too (IMAGES)

George Takei Gives Alabama The Finger For Halting Marriage Equality, This Is How You Can Too (IMAGES)

Find out how to join the call to action and let Alabama know they’re on the wrong side of history. Love is love!

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Alabama Defies US Supreme Court, Orders Halt To Gay Marriage Licenses

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Alabama must have forgotten that they are not above the federal courts on this one.

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U.S. District Judge Refuses To Help Shut Down Roy Moore On Issue Of Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

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A federal judge refused to help an Alabama probate judge with settling the matter of whether Roy Moore can legally tell the probate judges not to issue same-sex marriage licenses.

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Alabama’s Racist Cops Shame America By Paralyzing Indian Tourist, Sorry Isn’t Enough (VIDEO)

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It appears we cannot even guarantee the safety of international visitors from racially violent policing.

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Racism At Its Finest: Fund Set Up For Alabama Cop Who Paralyzed Innocent Grandfather (VIDEO)

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All this poor man did was walk through a predominantly white neighborhood with brown skin, and he was paralyzed for it. The cop who did it now has a fund set up in his name by racists.

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‘There’s No Place Like Homophobia’ — Jon Stewart Lambastes Bigots In Alabama And Kansas (VIDEO)

‘There’s No Place Like Homophobia’ — Jon Stewart Lambastes Bigots In Alabama And Kansas (VIDEO)

If Kansas and Alabama thought they could get away with trying to purposefully discriminate against same-sex couples without Jon Stewart destroying them, they were sorely incorrect.

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Alabama Redneck Hilariously Trolls Anti-Gay Bigots By Reporting On How Same-Sex Marriage Is Affecting His County (VIDEO)

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An Alabama man delivered a “Redneck News” report from his own backyard on Monday in a hilarious video showing anti-gay bigots the results of legalized same-sex marriage in the state.

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