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Podcast: NCAA better not fall for N. Carolina’s sham HB2 repeal

Meet the new bill, as bad as the old bill.

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-South Regional-Kentucky vs North Carolina
Sports is a big reason HB2 was so controversial in North Carolina.
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It is impossible to separate sports frim LGBT rights. The biggest news was the passing of HB2 in North Carolina, the so-called "bathroom bill" that would discriminate against transgender people.

After passage of the bill, the NCAA stripped North Carolina of several championship events, while the NBA moved the All-Star Game out of Charlotte. Now comes word that the Democratic governor and Republican legislature have reached a deal on HB2 to win the NCAA's favor. But is the compromise good for LGBT people?

We also look at Texas, which is considering a similar bill. Listen below or click here.