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Oklahoma, where the wind comes sweeping down the plain — and so do the homophobia and transphobia. The state has tried to evade hate-crimes law and marriage equality, has a legislator who thinks LGBT people are worse than terrorists, and gave birth to the mother of all antigay activists. Oklahoma didn’t enact any new anti-LGBT laws this year, but it wasn’t for lack of trying — a record 27 were proposed. In light of that, we take a look at the history of Oklahomophobia.