Martin Luther King, Jr. They've even taken extreme measures to try to erase the agenda all together: Last year the company went so far as to ask the Securities and Exchange Commission for a ruling that it needn't keep including the proposal on its ballot, but was rejected.
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In11 employees were fired for not displaying "normal heterosexual values," as was prescribed by an intra-company memo. So, you do the math. Situated within the formal neighborhood of Lakeview, it was the first officially recognized gay village in the United States… … Wikipedia.
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Thanks to the urging of open-minded board members and an evolving society as a whole, the BSA decided to allow openly gay boys to join as of January 1st,but there is still no budging on letting openly gay men be leaders.
Segregation soon became official policy enforced by a series of Southern laws. If there's one thing that Santorum will always be remembered for is the definition of his name thanks to Dan Savage who thought the homophobic former Senator of Pennsylvania needed a lesson.
Then hit up the American Red Cross and give them some blood or your coins. State troopers were called in until the violence subsided after a few weeks. Clarification: An earlier version of this story included Domino's Pizza in the list of anti-gay companies.
Exxon, it doesn't matter if you extended benefits to same-sex couples as of October 1. Contemporary slang. Exxon Based out of Texas, the huge oil company has been fighting for years against non-discrimination protection and equal benefits coverage for their employees.
This Day In History. The United States Department of Labor may have ruled that all businesses in every state must provide benefit coverage for same-sex marriages, but that doesn't mean it's going to put an end to homophobia.