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ANTI DISCRIMINATION LAW
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Portland Bans Discrimination Against Atheists And Agnostics
Oregon's biggest city is the second in the U.S. to extend nondiscrimination protections to nonreligious people.
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Arizona's Top Court Mulls Case Of Wedding Card Artists Who Want To Refuse Queer Couples
The evangelical Christian artists claim a Phoenix anti-discrimination law would curtail their religious rights.
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Christian Shelter Defends Choice To Reject Homeless Transgender Woman
The Alliance Defending Freedom, which is best known for supporting a baker who refused to make a cake for a gay wedding, is representing the organization.
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Massachusetts Votes To Keep Transgender Rights Protections In Place
The anti-discrimination law had support from high-profile trans activists, including actress Laverne Cox.
How Laramie's LGBT Decision Awakens Us
Rev. Stephen V. Sprinkle, Ph.D.
Author, 'Unfinished Lives: Reviving the Memories of LGBTQ Hate...
After 17 years of dogmatic slumber and denial over the grisly murder of University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard, Laramie's City Council passed the state's first broad LGBT protection ordinance.
Before the U.S. Civil Rights Laws: Anti-Discrimination Action in New York State
Professor of History emeritus, SUNY/Albany
Rand Paul is quite right. Anti-discrimination laws do turn the tables on businessmen, who find that they can no longer mistreat employees and customers on the basis of race or gender.
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Xu Zhiyong and What His Detention Means for Rule of Law in China
Staff Attorney, MFY Legal Services, Inc.
The Chinese Communist Party is unified by one principle: to remain in power. Any organized effort, even if within the confines of the law, will be viewed as a threat to the CCP's authority.
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