NFL & More Major Companies Are With Disney/Marvel In Taking A Stand Against Georgia's Anti-Gay Legislation!
Never underestimate the power of Hollywood… and the NFL!
As we reported earlier, Disney and Marvel Studios are threatening to cease filming in Georgia if an anti-gay bill gets signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal, and The Walking Dead network AMC had some strong words for them as well!
The bill in question, titled the Free Exercise Protection Act, allows discrimination against the LGBT community in a variety of hurtful and damaging ways.
Essentially, businesses and other entities can refuse service to an LGBT identifying person simply because it interferes with their religious beliefs. Translation — people could get fired or denied basic rights over their sexual orientation which is NOT GOOD.
Considering the hateful nature of the bill, the NFL, Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Lionsgate Films, 21st Century Fox, CBS, the Weinstein Company, and Sony have joined the movement to stop the legislation.
While all names are big, the NFL is a HUGE