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Donald Trump Doesn't Want You Fired For Being Gay, But Don't Expect Him To Back Marriage Equality

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.03.2017 | Queer Voices

Donald Trump continues to be an outspoken opponent of same-sex marriage, but he has no problem with gay employees in the workplace. In an interview w...

Why Tim Cook's Coming Out Matters

Chris Wood | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Chris Wood

For a company like Apple to stand at the forefront of diversity and equality issues as well as embracing a prominent gay CEO sends a message to businesses that to succeed, you need to embrace diversity and equality. Tim Cook has instantly made himself a role model for countless gay youth who can now point to a successful openly gay businessman and say, "I can do it too."

Gay Band Director Says He Was Fired From School For Planning To Marry

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

The openly gay band director at a private Georgia school claims he was fired from his job after officials learned he was planning to marry his longtim...

Being Gay in the Workplace Is About More Than ENDA

Dominique Mann | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dominique Mann

People shouldn't only wait on Congress to help America's gay employees. Real change from any power stature requires uncomfortable conversations and the audacity to unabashedly accept others for who they are.

These 7 Careers Are Allegedly No Longer Available To Christians Thanks To The Gays

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

Though his organization has become notorious for its anti-gay proclamations, American Family Association President Tim Wildmon has sparked the ire of ...

Iowa Man Claims He Was Fired For 'Feminine Behavior'

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A gay Iowa man claims he was fired from his job after allegedly being warned by a manager that his "feminine" behavior made patrons uncomfortable. ...

Workplace Diversity: How to Attract Gay Employees

Blake McCammon | Posted 02.04.2014 | Business
Blake McCammon

If the House of Representatives passes ENDA, companies will be forced to think about developing best hiring practices to attract a more diverse workforce. Developing this type of environment inside the workplace isn't an easy task but can be accomplished with a few simple guidelines.

Here's How To Get In Touch With The Republicans Who Think It's Okay To Fire Someone For Being LGBT

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

The Senate ended debate on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act in a 61-30 vote on Monday, taking a bold step toward LGBT equality. Fifty-four Sen...

10 Most LGBT Employment Friendly States Revealed

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Great news for New England: five of the region's six states are among the top places in the U.S. for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workers, a...

Catholic School Teacher Allegedly Fired After Coming Out As Gay

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A Minnesota-based teacher has allegedly become the second faculty member to part ways with her Catholic school employers after coming out as a lesbian...

It's 2013, And It's Still Perfectly Legal To Fire Somebody For Being Gay

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

You read that right. Members of the LGBT community currently have no federal protection against employment discrimination, so anyone living in a state...

Did This School Principal Just Lose His Contract Because He's Gay?

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Many parents believe an Oregon-based elementary school's principal of 10 years will not be returning next year because he's gay. As KATU is report...

Can This Gay Kentucky Man's Farm Be Saved?

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A gay Kentucky resident's farm is now in jeopardy after he was fired from his job. Buzzfeed exclusively reports the story of Kevin McCaffery, whos...

Is This World-Famous Chocolate Company Anti-Gay? Former Employee Says Yes

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A New Jersey woman has fired a lawsuit against a world famous candy company, claiming she was unfairly dismissed after her company found out she is a ...

Lear Corporation Makes Landmark Move For Gay Employees

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Lear Corporation will begin offering domestic partner benefits on March 1, reports Pride Source. The automotive electrical and seating components ...

Gay Employees Not Welcome At Murdoch's "Post"

Portfolio | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

How do gay employees of the New York Post feel about working at an institution that portrays homosexuals as a bunch of whiny, effeminate sodomites? Is...