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Second Baptist School alumnus responds to church’s anti-gay stance on proposed Houston Equal Rights Ordinance

"The equality ordinance under consideration by the Houston City Council is more reflective of the teachings of Christ than the…

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Understanding the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance

After a much-anticipated and long-awaited roll call vote, the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) passed 11–6.

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Heroes of HERO

Voices of a community in action.

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Independent review finds HERO repeal petitions littered with errors

HERO supporters have organized an independent review of the ordinance repeal petitions and are claiming that the signatures are saturated…

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BREAKING: HERO Repeal Petition Falls Short of Required Valid Signatures for Ballot

The petition to repeal the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) adopted by City Council in May has fallen short of…

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Houston City Attorney announces resignation

Houston City Attorney David Feldman has resigned, effective Jan. 16.

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Anti-HERO Sentiment Alive and Well in Florida

The jury may still be in deliberations on the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance, but the same arguments against HERO are…

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Houston, We (Finally) Have a HERO

Almost a year after the nondiscrimination ordinance's passage, HERO is finally enforced.

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HERO Fight Far From Over

The Texas Supreme Court rules that the Houston City Council must repeal the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) or place…

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#BeyBeAHERO

Could Beyonce help save the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance?

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