‘Bathroom Bill’ Repeal: North Carolina Seeks to Move on After Very Long Year
NC State political scientist Steve Greene talks about the state's identity in the wake of the repeal of HB2. Does the compromise bill go far enough to lure back companies concerned about discrimination?
Behind North Carolina’s ‘bathroom bill’ breakdown, shattered trust
North Carolina's failed attempt to repeal its bathroom bill spoke to fault lines that have been deepened by hyper-partisanship. Steven Greene, political science, featured.
North Carolina Legislature Adjourns Without Repealing Transgender Bathroom Law
A bipartisan agreement to repeal North Carolina’s transgender bathroom law fell apart Wednesday, after Republican legislative leaders required a late addendum of a six-month “cooling-off” period for local policies that Democrats said was a violation of a hard-fought deal. Andrew Taylor, political science, featured.
Pro-HB2 Lawmakers: Mum’s The Word
Some voters may be wondering where their legislative representatives stand today on North Carolina's House Bill Two. A direct answer may be more elusive than you think. Andy Taylor, political science, featured.
A Citizen’s History of HB 2, in Progress
With her project, "NC HB2: A Citizens' History," NC State history professor Tammy Gordon wants to transcend what she sees as the limitations of social media to historians, as well as to those who want to share their experiences without being vilified in the comments section. Tammy Gordon, history, featured.
People are invited to document their experiences with HB2 in a digital archive created by an historian at NC State University. The site, “NC HB2: A Citizens’ History,” allows users to submit stories, videos, images and documents, and to browse others’ submissions. Tammy Gordon, History, featured.
Website Creates Digital Archive for HB2 Experiences
Citizens can share and document their experiences with North Carolina’s House Bill 2 through a new digital archive created by a North Carolina State University historian. The website, NC HB2: A Citizens’ History, allows users to submit stories, videos, images and documents related to the bill and sort through materials submitted by others.
HB2 Makes North Carolina Less Safe
In an op-ed, directors of UNC system Women's and Gender Studies programs describe why they believe new state legislation (HB2) "goes far beyond ... transphobic discrimination" and creates a series of escalating problems for the people of North Carolina. Co-signed by Karey Harwood, Interdisciplinary Studies and Philosophy and Religious Studies.