Some Australians tend to be confused over whether to pronounce the name "Ala-barma" or how it looks. It is pronounced how it looks.
Republicans and racismEdit
In the past racist Alabama was controlled by the Ku Klux Klan, which was a racist group started by Democrats. Although, it must be remembered that the Democratic Party was the conservative party back then. The Senators representing it in the Federal Government are both Republicans (Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby), as is most or all of the Bible Belt. Prominant former racists include Bull Connor (the worst), George Andrews, and George Wallace
Teen pregnancy is a problem throughout the USA with Alabama among the worst affected states. This is a huge problem due to Abstinence, the Conservative Christian way to keep teenager "pure" until Marriage. The situation is improving largely because teens are more willing to use Contraception