Arizona Rep. Bob Thorpe, R-AZ , has also proposed legislation that allows local officials to refuse to cooperate with the federal government to place refugees in their communities before they have been fully screened. Along with that, Arizona House Bill withholds state funds from any municipality that provides support for refugees who have not received health or criminal backgrounds checks. This is something that is concerning because it is not a campaign issue now, but it is turning into real policy in the state of Arizona. SR would make English the official language of Georgia, which Nicholls said could and crate barriers for the immigrant community. Scott Walker's desk.
Harms of Anti-Gay Rhetoric Lost as Media Fixates on Bishop Eddie Long Scandal
Harms of Anti-Gay Rhetoric Lost as Media Fixates on Bishop Eddie Long Scandal | HuffPost
Despite a slight decline in the overall number of hate crimes reported statewide, incidents targeting Latinos and Jewish people in California surged last year, an uptick experts have blamed on vitriolic rhetoric over immigration and emboldened hate groups. There were hate crimes against Jews reported in Law enforcement agencies across the state reported hate crimes against Latinos in , up from the year prior, the report states. The increases occur as hate crimes against African Americans, Muslims and gay men showed slight decreases statewide last year. Overall, the report notes a 2.
Hate crimes targeting Jews and Latinos increased in California in 2018, report says
Good luck taking control of both houses though. I used to think that America had the best designed Democracy on paper. Not anymore. The Electoral College is a catastrophe.
WARSAW — Poland's Catholic Church has doubled down on the anti-gay rhetoric that has become the nationalist ruling party's dominant theme in recent weeks, drawing a rebuke from liberal politicians who compared an archbishop's remarks to incitement to genocide. In a sermon given to mark the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw uprising by Polish resistance fighters against Nazi occupation, the archbishop of Krakow, Marek Jedraszewski, described Poland as under siege from a "rainbow plague" of gay rights campaigners he compared to Poland's former Communist rulers. Mary's Basilica, one of the most important churches for Poles. Not red, but rainbow," he was quoted as saying by private TVN24 broadcaster. Robert Biedron, an openly gay politician from the progressive Wiosna party, denounced the sermon.