Economic Blackmail

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The Boss picked up a huge number of likes, shares and retweets on April 8 when he cancelled his scheduled concert in Greensboro, North Carolina. Bruce Springsteen was protesting the state’s ludicrous House Bill 2, known as the “bathroom law.” It is a blatant move by the state government to discriminate against transgender individuals by preventing them from using public restrooms that align with their gender identity. In refusing to perform in North Carolina, Springsteen issued a statement, saying “it is the strongest means I have for raising my voice in opposition to those who continue to push us backwards instead of forwards.”

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