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Defeat anti-LGBTQ legislation in Georgia

"Religious Freedom" legislation in Georgia is dangerous for LGBTQ residents, religious minorities, and people of color.

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This bill passed out of committee in Senate during a bathroom break while Democrats were out of the room!

Georgia ‘License To Discriminate’ Bill Forced Through Committee During Bathroom Break

ThinkProgress
by Jack Jenkins Posted on March 4, 2015 at 12:52 pm "Georgia ‘License To Discriminate’ Bill Forced Through Committee During Bathroom Break" Georgia state Sen. Josh McKoon CREDIT: AP Georgia Republicans have used a number of nefarious methods to get their way over the years, but earlier this week they busted out an especially sneaky new…Read More
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The bill has passed the State Senate, but hasn't yet passed the House. Now is the time to take action!

Georgia Senate passes religious discrimination bill

Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights
The Georgia Senate has passed a religious discrimination bill. (Photo by connor.carey; courtesy Wikimedia Commons) The Georgia Senate approved legislation on Thursday that critics say is thinly veiled attempt at enabling discrimination against LGBT people in the state. After nearly 90 minutes of debate, the Republican-controlled chamber approved…Read More