NC: Wake County contractor loses job one day after coming out to co-workers

By: Tuesday April 17, 2012 3:30 pm

A reminder: this is what happens when you live in a flyover state without anti-discrimination laws on the books — you can be fired simply for being LGBT. Veda Renfrow said she lost her job as a broadcast technician responsible for recording Wake County commission meetings one day after coming out to co-workers. (NBC 17): “For [...]

NC – Cowardice: Wake County Commissioners vote for pro-bigot amendment resolution, no roll call

By: Monday February 20, 2012 7:48 pm

Take a good look at the man in the photo — that’s Paul Coble (@PaulCobleNC), Chairman of the Wake County Board of Commissioners. Today he and his colleagues voted on and passed a resolution (PDF) in support of Amendment One — the May 8 ballot initiative that would eliminate domestic partnerships already in place in some cities and [...]

Fundie, Inc.: NC election fliers linked to anti-public school Christian activists

By: Thursday September 15, 2011 10:46 pm

My friends at Facing South pointed me to this garbage, another case of professional hate-mongering Dominionists getting involved in in the business of the Wake County School Board, in this case there’s a flier that’s not so subtly using well-worn fear and smear tactics. An investigation is under way by the Board of Elections. These [...]

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