NC just passed one of the nation’s most anti-LGBT laws

It’s a little sad that I have family living there. Thankfully I don’t visit often, because I’d probably have to quit visiting. You go Carolina! SPREAD THE HATE!!

On Wednesday, North Carolina lawmakers proposed and passed — within just 24 hours — a combination of some of the most anti-LGBTQ measures proposed in the US, codifying the legality of discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity into law.

How did this happen?

It began when the government of Charlotte, North Carolina, wanted to ban businesses from discriminating against LGBTQ people, much in the same way businesses can’t discriminate against people based on their race or religion today. So on February 22, the city council passed an ordinance doing just that.

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