Alabama Approves Ban on Medical Care for Transgender Youth

Irina Baranova

Alabama lawmakers voted on Thursday to criminalize medical care for transgender young people who are transitioning, adopting some of the nation’s most restrictive language and threatening doctors and nurses with up to 10 years in prison. The legislation was approved as conservative lawmakers across the country have focused attention on […]

Labor Unions Aim to Ban Informational Meetings at Amazon

Irina Baranova

In January, this blog reported on the ongoing drama surrounding the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union’s (RWDSU) effort to organize workers at retail leader Amazon’s distribution facility in Bessemer, Alabama. Barely a month later, the RWDSU is at it again, and this time, the union has filed unfair labor […]