North Carolina’s General Assembly struck a huge blow to LGBT people on March 23, when they speedily passed House Bill 2, a law banning LGBT non-discrimination protections and barring transgender people from using affirming bathrooms.
Now, Gov. Pat McCrory has issued a laughable listicle titled “Myths vs. Facts: What New York Times, Huffington Post and other media outlets aren’t saying about common-sense privacy law.”
He tries to address the many criticisms of HB2 that have erupted since its passing but fails miserably.
There are 18 points on his list, but for the sake of time, let’s assume they’re all outrageous and hone in on the most egregious claims: