Kansas GOP: Civil rights are for guns, not people

Laturner2Kansas Republicans believe gun shops deserve civil rights and gay people don’t. A GOP legislator in that state has introduced a bill that would make it illegal to discriminate against gun shops (i.e., businesses could not refuse to sell them goods or services). But the GOP-controlled Kansas legislature refuses to outlaw discrimination against gay people in employment and housing. Read story here.

Photo: Kansas GOP Rep. Jacob Laturner introduced a bill that would make gun shops a “protected class” under that state’s anti-discrimination laws — protections not extended to gay people.

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