Louisiana: Will Bobby Jindal sign a bill limiting civil rights protections?

By: Wednesday April 4, 2012 11:25 am

I have to keep reminding myself that in some parts of this country it’s not 2012. The bible beaters, flat-earthers and bigots are doing everything they can to wind back the clock because society is changing faster than they can emotionally handle. Take anti-discrimination laws. The intended purpose is to ensure that bigotry against oppressed [...]

Question of the day in Louisiana: Are undocumented immigrants ‘persons’?

By: Saturday November 19, 2011 3:17 pm

When I saw the headline over at Facing South, I had no idea that the nativist batsh*ttery has run off the rails into complete batsh*ttery. The brains down in Louisiana have decided to throw a tantrum over the fact that the U.S. census attempts to count all people in the country, regardless of immigration status. [...]

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