Statements about Civil Rights
"In some of the states in the U.S., homosexuality remains a felony."
In Russia "all people are absolutely equal regardless of their religion, sex, ethnicity, or sexual orientation," while "70 countries of the world have criminal liability for homosexuality."
To comply with non-discrimination laws, the government is "forcing people in business to make wedding cakes" for anyone.
Gov. Charlie Crist "sought for and got approved the automatic restoration of felon rights for nonviolent offenders for the first time in Florida history."
"Firearms homicides are down about 40 percent" since Texas passed concealed-gun permit law.
The number of African-American men in prison has increased fivefold since he left office.
Obamacare provision will allow "forced home inspections" by government agents.
Says that according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 71.2 percent of Hispanic registered voters in Texas and over 86 percent of African American registered voters participated in the 2012 elections.
Twenty four states have voter ID or comparable restrictions; before Barack Obama was elected, it was two.
Says about NSA data collection: "Every member in both parties who served on the Intelligence Committee voted in favor of this."
Says residents of Texas and San Antonio can be fired or denied jobs because they are gay.
"In New Hampshire, 93 percent of Democrats, 79 percent of Republicans, 82 percent of gun owners and 60 percent of NRA households support background checks."
The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court "is transparent."
"It's expressly prohibited by law that you can read and wholly surveil domestic email traffic in the United States."
Currently, the intelligence community "can collect business records on law-abiding Americans who have no connection to terrorism."
Says Democratic Party created the Ku Klux Klan.
"Black children constitute 18 percent of the nation's public school population but 40 percent of the children who are suspended or expelled."
"The violent crime rate in America is the same as it was in 1968, yet our prison system has grown by over 500 percent."
The National Rifle Association was "founded by religious leaders who wanted to protect freed slaves from the Ku Klux Klan."
"If you are black or brown, you are nine times more likely to be stopped and frisked" in New York City.
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