S3 Episode 1: Put It on the Ballot

What are ballot measures? Where do they come from, and who campaigns for them? And what does it say about our democratic process when we’re asked to vote on questions of civil rights? In our first episode, we give an overview of Question 3 and the different groups that are campaigning for and against it.

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Further Reading:

Question 3

Question 1

Question 2

Yes on 3: Freedom for All Massachusetts

No on 3: Keep MA Safe

SB 2407 (2016): An Act Relative to Transgender Anti-Discrimination

HB 3810 (2011): An Act Relative to Gender Identity

Public Accommodations Protections Critical to Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People, Study Says

Ballot Measure Readability Scores

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