Equality Texas http://tpr.org en Now, No One Agrees With Proposed Non-Discrimination Ordinance http://tpr.org/post/now-no-one-agrees-proposed-non-discrimination-ordinance <p>Groups on both sides of San Antonio's proposed non-discrimination ordinance have fought fiercely about the matter, which would add veteran status, sexual orientation and gender identity to the language already in place.</p><p>But now, no one is in agreement over the ordinance.</p><p>That is because the city's latest draft spells out in detail what will be a part of the ordinance and what will not be. It's what will not be included that has many previous supporters up in arms.</p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:48:21 +0000 Ryan Loyd 17473 at http://tpr.org Now, No One Agrees With Proposed Non-Discrimination Ordinance The Source: Is The Anti-Discrimination Ordinance Anti-Christian? | Disappearing Bees http://tpr.org/post/source-anti-discrimination-ordinance-anti-christian-disappearing-bees <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A flurry of accusations from conservatives have been launched at the City of San Antonio's proposed expansion of its anti-discrimination ordinance, one of which says that the passage could be Anti-Christian.</span></p><p>The claims have been called ludicrous and unfounded by supporters and District 1 City Councilman Diego Bernal, who originally proposed the expansion.</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 19:33:02 +0000 Paul Flahive 16091 at http://tpr.org The Source: Is The Anti-Discrimination Ordinance Anti-Christian? | Disappearing Bees How Did The 83rd Legislature Do On LGBT Equality? http://tpr.org/post/how-did-83rd-legislature-do-lgbt-equality <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The month of June is Gay Pride month and Chuck Smith, the executive director of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Equality Texas,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">is looking back over the </span>83rd<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> legislative session to celebrate the group’s successes and develop a plan for some areas of improvement.</span></p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 19:48:23 +0000 Ryan Poppe 12500 at http://tpr.org How Did The 83rd Legislature Do On LGBT Equality?