Amendment One

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The Hendersonville Times-News
Show respect for lawright to vote and opposed interracial marriage. Recently a “majority” in this s
Show respect for law
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
right to vote and opposed interracial marriage. Recently a “majority” in this state opposed same-sex marriage by passing Amendment One, only to have it struck down as a violation of the U.S. Constitution. Apodaca and his followers proclaim their... Read more
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The News & Observer
Bonus letters on House Bill 2, Medicare, religious freedom, Donald Trump, transgendersactually make North Carolina a better place to live. The “us vs. them” strateg
Bonus letters on House Bill 2, Medicare, religious freedom, Donald Trump, transgenders
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
actually make North Carolina a better place to live. The “us vs. them” strategy was used successfully in 2011/12 with N.C. Amendment One to outlaw same-sex marriage. That referendum brought out conservative voters and helped Mitt Romney win North... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, May 7upset about gay marriage, while placating anti-LGBT activists at the NC Values
Letters to the Editor, May 7
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
upset about gay marriage, while placating anti-LGBT activists at the NC Values Coalition and the NC Family Policy Council. Amendment One was struck down in the courts at considerable expense for North Carolina taxpayers. If not repealed, expect a... Read more
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Christian Today
Cameron set for U-turn on child refugees in face of mass rebellionwhen the House of Commons will vote for a second time on accepting additional c
Cameron set for U-turn on child refugees in face of mass rebellion
Christian Today / Posted 22 days ago
when the House of Commons will vote for a second time on accepting additional child refugees from Europe. More than one million refugees arrived in Europe in 2015. The government has previously opposed the plans, which have been put forward... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Three Weeks After Divestment Resolution Passes, Voting Record Still UnclearPasses, Voting Record Still UnclearRepolls by CC and The Maroon yielded differe
Three Weeks After Divestment Resolution Passes, Voting Record Still Unclear
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 23 days ago
Passes, Voting Record Still UnclearRepolls by CC and The Maroon yielded different responses than the totals from the amendment votes as recorded in CC’s meeting minutes. Three weeks later, it is unclear how members of College Council (CC)... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mass. House approves $39.5 billion budget through private deliberationsdebated how to spend your tax dollars in a private room off limits to the publi
Mass. House approves $39.5 billion budget through private deliberations
WWLP Springfield / Posted 26 days ago
debated how to spend your tax dollars in a private room off limits to the public and the media. “If you went through each amendment one by one in the chamber, we’d be there for probably ten days,” said state Representative Ben Swan... Read more
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The News & Observer
Newton’s ‘straight’ talk offers chance for honest NC conversationand non-LGBTQ – and divide the rest of us during this vitally important electio
Newton’s ‘straight’ talk offers chance for honest NC conversation
The News & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
and non-LGBTQ – and divide the rest of us during this vitally important election year. The same was true in 2012. While Amendment One proponents sowed fear and mistrust to justify a referendum banning the freedom to marry, it took Mecklenburg... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House tacks Real ID rider onto state budget billthrough domestic airports by January. On Wednesday, nearing the end of budget
House tacks Real ID rider onto state budget bill
WWLP Springfield / Posted 28 days ago
through domestic airports by January. On Wednesday, nearing the end of budget deliberations, the House considered an amendment filed by Minority Leader Bradley Jones to adopt the provisions of the federal Real ID law as part of the state’s... Read more
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The Advocate
A Brief History of North Carolina HomophobiaBenham and Franklin Graham a run for their money when it comes to homophobia. I
A Brief History of North Carolina Homophobia
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
Benham and Franklin Graham a run for their money when it comes to homophobia. In 2012, as the state prepared to vote on Amendment One, which wrote a ban on same-sex marriage into the North Carolina constitution, he made many graphic and... Read more
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Salon.com
Utah and the war on porn: Our long national history of condemning “obscenity” as public enemy #1economic insecurity and more helped spawn the reign of the iconic smutbuster Co
Utah and the war on porn: Our long national history of condemning “obscenity” as public enemy #1
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
economic insecurity and more helped spawn the reign of the iconic smutbuster Comstock. Indeed, the very man who pioneered American anti-porn activism also helped set the rhetorical template for Utah’s excursion into faux-medicalized moral... Read more
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BC Local News
City earmarks $900K to replace lamp standardsreserves after learning that close to 100 light standards at the waterfront may
City earmarks $900K to replace lamp standards
BC Local News / Posted 1 months ago
reserves after learning that close to 100 light standards at the waterfront may need to be replaced. The financial plan amendment – one of several given first, second and third reading at a special council meeting Monday – will allow the funds... Read more
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Peace Arch News
City earmarks $900K to replace lamp standardsreserves after learning that close to 100 light standards at the waterfront may
City earmarks $900K to replace lamp standards
Peace Arch News / Posted 1 months ago
reserves after learning that close to 100 light standards at the waterfront may need to be replaced. The financial plan amendment – one of several given first, second and third reading at a special council meeting Monday – will allow the funds... Read more

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