After Winning Marriage, The LGBT Movement Faces An Unexpectedly Tough Battle In Houston
LGBT groups are scrambling to defend a Houston nondiscrimination law on the ballot on Tuesday. They started with a solid lead and have outspent their rivals by millions of dollars — but polls show the race is getting closer. BuzzFeed News reports from inside the campaign and on the streets.
This Ad Claims Men Will Follow Girls Into Restroom Stalls If Houston Upholds Nondiscrimination Law
The Houston Equal Rights Ordinance on the Nov. 3 ballot would uphold a ban on discrimination on the basis of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity. But critics are framing it as an effort to legalize sexually predatory behavior by men and transgender women.