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Dec 08, 2016, 08:45 ET Embattled Former U.S. Virgin Islands Senator and Senate Liaison to the White House Wayne James Releases 800-Page, Cutting-Edge Etiquette Book, Manly Manners

Former U.S. Virgin Islands senator and Senate Liaison to the White House Wayne James has just released his highly anticipated etiquette book for...


Dec 08, 2016, 06:00 ET Large-Scale Survey Reveals Deep Disparities Between Transgender People And General Population

Today, the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) released the largest survey of transgender people ever conducted. The findings reveal...


Dec 07, 2016, 14:00 ET Indie Orlando LGBT Artist Craymo Wins Best Song for Anti-Bullying Anthem in Worldwide Music Contest

Indie Orlando singer/songwriter Craymo won Best Song for his anti-bullying anthem Be Myself in the 3rd edition of the Worldwide Music Contest out...


Dec 07, 2016, 13:00 ET MassMutual scores 100 percent on Corporate Equality Index

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced this week that Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) scored 100 percent on its...


Dec 07, 2016, 09:36 ET Novo Nordisk recognized for diversity and inclusion

Novo Nordisk in the United States is honored to have been recognized for demonstrating a strategic and long-term commitment to fostering diversity...


Dec 07, 2016, 08:15 ET CEB Earns Perfect Score in 2017 Corporate Equality Index

CEB (NYSE: CEB), a best practice insight and technology company, announced today that for the second consecutive year it has received a perfect...


Dec 07, 2016, 06:30 ET Clorox Recognized as 'Best Place to Work' by Human Rights Campaign, Glassdoor

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) has earned recognitions from both the Human Rights Campaign and Glassdoor for being a "best place to work." From...


Dec 06, 2016, 14:37 ET Las prácticas multiculturales de Allied Integrated Marketing siguen floreciendo y evolucionando hacia nuevas audiencias

Allied Integrated Marketing expande sus servicios multiculturales a tres segmentos centrales de audiencia, al desarrollar complejas estrategias de...


Dec 06, 2016, 13:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Earns Perfect Score for 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Blue Cross) today announced achieving a perfect score (100) on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) annual Corporate...


Dec 06, 2016, 11:31 ET Choice Hotels International Scores a Perfect 100 in the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index for Seventh Consecutive Year

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is pleased to announce it scored a perfect 100 as part of the 2017 Human Rights Campaign (HRC)...


Dec 06, 2016, 11:00 ET United for All

Authenticity and inclusion are at the heart of United Airlines' culture, helping shape how the company engages with its customers and the workplace...


Dec 06, 2016, 10:25 ET Compass Group USA scores 90 on Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for LGBT Workplace Equality

Compass Group USA received a score of 90 on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate...


Dec 06, 2016, 09:00 ET Ball Earns Top Marks in 2017 Corporate Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive year, Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a...


Dec 06, 2016, 08:39 ET Erie Insurance earns perfect score on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

For the second year in a row, Erie Insurance has received a perfect score of 100 on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmark on...


Dec 06, 2016, 07:00 ET Group Health Scores 100% Perfect Ranking on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Group Health has been awarded a perfect score in the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate...


Dec 05, 2016, 18:19 ET ManpowerGroup Scores Top Marks for LGBT Workplace Equality

ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN) has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey...


Dec 05, 2016, 18:03 ET Wynn Las Vegas and Encore Earn Top Marks in 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Wynn Las Vegas and Encore are the proud recipients of a perfect score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey...


Dec 05, 2016, 17:42 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Releases Statement On Hate Crimes in the United States

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, by majority vote, has released a statement expressing deep concern about the rise in reported hate crimes...


Dec 05, 2016, 17:00 ET Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Earns Top Marks In 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: MNK), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it received a perfect score of...


Dec 05, 2016, 16:48 ET Florida Blue Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Florida Blue's strong commitment to policies and practices supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees has resulted in a perfect...