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Lawsuit: Lesbian Student Bullied By Students And Teachers In Mississippi School District (Video)

Lawsuit: Lesbian Student Bullied By Students And Teachers In Mississippi School District (Video)

Tuesday, Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) filed a federal lawsuit against the Moss Point School District in Mississippi on behalf of a lesbian student who claims she has been repeatedly mocked and bullied by students and teachers. Back in March, SPLC asked the school district to change its policy to protect LGBT students from harassment […]

Which State Will Be The Last To Allow Marriage Equality? (Video)

Which State Will Be The Last To Allow Marriage Equality? (Video)

After being frustrated with super statistician Nate Silver’s predictions, The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal goes to Alabama and Mississippi to see for himself which one of these states would be the absolute last in line to legalize same-sex marriage. Taking an approach like ABC’s “What would you do?”, Madrigal hired a couple of actors to […]

Women’s Reproductive Rights Protesters Rally Outside of Only Abortion Clinic in Mississippi(Video)

Women’s Reproductive Rights Protesters Rally Outside of Only Abortion Clinic in Mississippi(Video)

This weekend, over 100 women’s reproductive rights supporters protested outside of Jackson Women’s Health Organization in Mississippi, the only abortion clinic due to the fact that it may be close to closing down soon from efforts of Republican legislation. The rally was planned by grassroots organizations Wake Up Mississippi, the Hell No Campaign, JWHO clinic […]