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Religious Freedoms From the Other Side: Gay Business Owners Speak on Providing Services to Religious Customers

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 06.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

We hear a lot lately in the news about "religious freedom," and business owners who assert that their religious beliefs preclude them from doing business with gay people.

Vehemently Anti-Gay Pastor Says Anti-Gay Businesses Aren't Anti-Gay Enough

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Bakeries, florist shops and other venues have become a surprising battleground for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in recent year...

'Homosexually Instigated' Controversies Over Anti-Gay Businesses Are Like Nazi Germany, Pundit Claims

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Mission America’s Linda Harvey is the latest conservative voice to defend wedding vendors who've turned away same-sex couples, comparing the lesbian...

LGBT Customers On Their Experiences With Anti-Gay Discrimination At Restaurants, Businesses

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In 2012, Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy sparked a media firestorm after arguing in defense of his fast food chain's support of "the biblical definiti...

LOOK:Gas Station Owner Posts Anti-Gay Sign To Ward Off Customers With Baggy Pants

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The owner of a Georgia gas station and convenience store has sparked the ire of community members after posting a sign outside of his business featuri...

WATCH: Coca-Cola Includes Gay Dads In Super Bowl Ad

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

During last night's 2014 Super Bowl between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos, Coca-Cola aired a 60-second commercial titled "It's Beautiful...

LOOK: Couple's Anniversary Cake Arrives With Shocking Anti-Gay Message

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A Washington, D.C.-based woman says she was shocked to discover that an anniversary cake she ordered for her genderqueer partner was scrawled with an ...

Business Implications of Shifting Public Opinion on Gay Marriage

Nick Gourevitch | Posted 05.29.2013 | Business
Nick Gourevitch

In theory, just 31 percent of Americans think it is appropriate for a business to take a stance on "social issues such as abortion or gay marriage." However, we also found that the public is supportive of companies who support gay marriage in practice.

Couples Protest Shopping Mall That Booted Gay Men For Kissing

Roseville Patch | Robyn Eifertsen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Staking a claim for diverse public displays of affection, approximately 250 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) couples and supporters gathe...

Emily Swanson

Americans Don't Agree On How To Treat An Anti-Gay Business | Emily Swanson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

WASHINGTON -- Recently, an Oregon bakery caused an uproar when its owners refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian bride, saying that doing so wou...