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Barilla Pasta Anti Gay

Barilla Pasta Responds To Anti-Gay Backlash With 'Diversity' Move

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.04.2013 | Gay Voices

Italy's Barilla Pasta came under fire in September when the company's chairman made comments that sparked a backlash and boycott from the lesbian, gay...

Barilla Goes Pro-Gay?

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

* Pasta giant creates advisory board to promote diversity * Says new advertising campaign to be more inclusive * Chairma...

Lewis Black Goes Off On Barilla Pasta

Posted 10.03.2013 | Comedy

Lewis Black popped up on "The Daily Show" Wednesday for one of his delightfully cantankerous "Back In Black" segments, this time taking aim at the Bar...

WATCH: This Is One Housewife Barilla Pasta Would Approve Of!

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.28.2013 | Gay Voices

After Barilla Pasta's chairman sparked international controversy by declaring that his company would never include same-sex families in their advertis...

How Successful Will A Barilla Boycott Be?

Reuters | Posted 11.28.2013 | Gay Voices

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, Sept 27 (Reuters) - U.S. and international gay rights supporters called on Friday for a boycott of Ita...

LOOK: One Pasta Company's AMAZING Response To Barilla Backlash

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.27.2013 | Gay Voices

In wake of the chairman of Barilla Group's anti-gay comments yesterday that sparked international outrage, one pasta brand wants the lesbian, gay, bis...

WATCH: 'The Pasta All Gay Men Love To Eat'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.27.2013 | Gay Voices

After the shocking claims yesterday that their company would never feature gay families in their advertisements and those taking issue with their stan...

Why Barilla Pasta CEO Is So Clueless About Gays

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 11.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

In Italy what Barilla said is, sadly, too often perfectly acceptable. He was speaking on an Italian radio program. He was likely not very conscious of how the rights and conditions of LGBT people, and the role of women, have changed dramatically in the rest of the industrialized West.

Kim Bhasin

Barilla Chairman: Sorry Not Sorry

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 09.27.2013 | Business

The chairman of Barilla Group, the world's largest pasta company, has issued a semi-apology after saying he refuses to feature gay families in adverti...

Barilla Pasta Chairman Makes Shocking Anti-Gay Comments

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.26.2013 | Gay Voices

The chairman of Barilla Group says his company will not feature gay families in advertisements for his products because he likes the "traditional" fam...