The Arkansas state lawmaker proposing the monument, which would be built on government property, called the Roe v. Wade era “a holocaust.”
Republicans in Arkansas passed a bill that would allow children as young as 14 to work without first obtaining permission.
The current legislative session has seen more than 350 anti-trans bills introduced in 36 states, a record.
Mainstream anti-abortion activists have long insisted they don’t want to punish people who get abortions. Now, that claim is being put to the test.
At the meeting, the board approved a set of policies that force students and staff to use bathrooms according to their gender assigned at birth.
Three law enforcement officers in Arkansas have been suspended.
More than 150,000 transgender youth live in Texas and Arkansas alone, and those states have already cracked down on gender-affirming care.
Arkansas Sheriff’s Deputy Michael Davis shot and killed 17-year-old Hunter Brittain after he reached for a jug of anti-freeze during a traffic stop.
The 17-year-old was putting a jug of antifreeze behind the back tire so his vehicle wouldn't roll into the officer's car, according to his family.
The Arkansas state trooper used a controversial maneuver called “PIT,” or precision immobilization technique.
A new poll shows the majority of Republicans don’t support bills targeting trans student athletes. But dig a little deeper, and the story gets more complex.
Republicans have compared gender-affirming health care to child abuse and Nazi war crimes. But they're more than happy to let doctors perform surgeries on intersex children.