New Study Shows That Tolerance is a North Carolina Value

you be surprised to learn that
North Carolinians
believe in fairness
and equality?

shouldn't be. A new study released today by the Common Sense Foundation
shows that

North Carolina

residents believe
that gay, lesbian, and transgender people deserve equal treatment under the
law. Click here
to download a pdf file of the report!

The Common Sense Foundation

Most of the questions are about fairness, and not moral absolutes or personal preferences. Still, I'm not sure how much off-the-cuff distinction most people make about these things. Regardless, the survey results are bad news for those who like to claim that the Republican homophobic agenda is nothing more than an honest reflection of popular opinion.

If you follow the PDF link above, you'll find the raw survey results laid out on pages six and seven. Thanks to ae for the link.