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Brendan Eich

Freedom of Religion in the Workplace

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 07.19.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

We're already seeing the beginning of the end: Those people who rail about their right to say offensive things about lesbians and gays are becoming increasingly embarrassing to the party.

Donald Sterling, Brendan Eich and How Homophobia Gets a Pass

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 06.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

Gays were vilified for supposedly having destroyed Eich's career -- when no LGBT groups or gay pundits actually called for him to resign -- while most people, including some of those who defended Eich, seem fine with Donald Sterling's demise and the sanctions by the NBA.

New Group of Marriage Equality Supporters Calls for 'Tolerance' of Homophobia

John Becker | Posted 06.24.2014 | Gay Voices
John Becker

The statement, titled "Freedom to Marry, Freedom to Dissent," desperately tries to revive the lie that Eich was targeted and toppled by LGBT activists -- a victim of "left-liberal" "intolerance," as Andrew Sullivan so ridiculously claimed.

While You Were Defending the Rights of an Anti-Gay CEO, a Whole Bunch of Gay People Got Fired

Jamie McGonnigal | Posted 06.14.2014 | Gay Voices
Jamie McGonnigal

The plight of Brendan Eich, the Mozilla CEO who resigned following an uproar over his donation to support California's Proposition 8, is big news. Yet it's still legal in most states to fire an employee for being part of the LGBT community.

It's No Wonder Brendan Eich Resigned as CEO of Mozilla

Brian Ellner | Posted 06.12.2014 | Business
Brian Ellner

Millennials are no longer content to simply buy something useful. They want to know that the company they are supporting lives their values.

Mozilla's Anti-Gay CEO Hastily Resigns Amid Controversy

Becky Hayes | Posted 06.11.2014 | Gay Voices
Becky Hayes

Just weeks after the announcement was made, newly named Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigned from his post amid impassioned outcries from the LGBT commun...

A Look Back At The Biggest LGBT News Stories Of The Week

Posted 04.11.2014 | Gay Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every F...

Paul Blumenthal

RNC Chairman: Bring Back The Gilded Age

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus is now looking to overturn all campaign finance limits and maybe get rid of disclo...

Was A 'Gay Mafia' Really Behind Mozilla CEO's Surprise Resignation?

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.08.2014 | Gay Voices

A number of political pundits have expressed their disapproval over the surprise resignation of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich after news of his support of ...

Does a CEO Have Digital Rights?

David Sable | Posted 06.07.2014 | Technology
David Sable

As a CEO, you represent more than just yourself, more than just your beliefs, more than just your own personal causes.

No, Andrew Sullivan, Calling Out Bigotry is Not 'Intolerance'

John Becker | Posted 06.07.2014 | Gay Voices
John Becker

In his rush to the barricades, Sullivan both misses the point and harms our cause.

Mozilla CEO's Resignation Sparks Debate In Silicon Valley

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 06.09.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Tech workers in Silicon Valley debated on Friday whether Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich got the comeuppance he deserved or was himself a victim ...

When Authentic Leadership Is Too Revealing: Brendan Eich's Lessons

Deena Fidas | Posted 06.04.2014 | Business
Deena Fidas

Clearly, the company made a business decision that the reality of its CEO's anti-LGBT actions was inconsistent with its continued financial well-being. Consumers have a lot of choices these days and why shouldn't a CEO's giving influence consumers' perceptions of a company?

OkCupid Responds To Anti-Gay Mozilla CEO Stepping Down

Posted 04.04.2014 | Gay Voices

Mozilla landed itself in hot water this week after Proposition 8 donor Brendan Eich became the company's new CEO. The fallout was inevitable, with ...

Dear Andrew Sullivan, 'Left-Liberal Intolerance' Did Not Bring Down Mozilla's CEO

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 06.04.2014 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

According to Sullivan, the gay mafia has struck again, destroying a man and bringing him down because he would not conform to its thinking.

Anti-Gay Marriage Mozilla CEO Resigns

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 04.07.2014 | Technology

Brendan Eich, the newly named CEO of the software firm Mozilla Corporation, resigned from the post after angering gay rights activists and some in the...

Why Gay Marriage Opponents Are Being Encouraged To Boycott Mozilla, Too

Posted 04.02.2014 | Gay Voices

Brendan Eich, Mozilla's newly-appointed CEO, sparked the ire of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates last week after news of...

It's Good Business: OkCupid's Decision to Block Mozilla Firefox

Jess Carbino | Posted 06.01.2014 | Business
Jess Carbino

OkCupid's decision to take a stand for gay rights is not only morally appropriate, but also good business.

OKCupid Publicly Rips Mozilla: 'We Wish Them Nothing But Failure'

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 04.03.2014 | Technology

OKCupid may be in the business of love, but the online dating site has anything but tender feelings for Mozilla and its newly-appointed CEO. In a ...

Mozilla Hires Anti-Gay CEO

Becky Hayes | Posted 05.28.2014 | Gay Voices
Becky Hayes

Should a man who openly opposes gay marriage -- and even donates money in an attempt to deny basic human rights -- be the face of an entire corporation that, among other things, provides Internet service to more than a billion people?

Mozilla Under Fire For Appointing CEO Who Opposed Gay Marriage

Posted 03.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates are crying foul over the Mozilla Foundation's appointment of co-founder Brendan Eich as...