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Jul 25, 2017, 07:06 ET Dove Real Beauty Productions y Shonda Rhimes estrenan "Meet Kylee" (Conoce a Kylee), un nuevo video que desafía las normas de belleza femenina

"Nunca me consideré bella", dice Kylee Howell, la protagonista del último video de Dove Real Beauty Productions, "porque esa era una palabra que se...


Jul 25, 2017, 07:06 ET Dove Real Beauty Productions and Shonda Rhimes Release "Meet Kylee," A New Film that Challenges Feminine Beauty Norms

"I never saw myself as beautiful," says Kylee Howell, the subject of the latest film from Dove Real Beauty Productions, "because that was a word I...


Jul 19, 2017, 15:55 ET San Diego Pride's Theme "Allied in Action: United for Justice," as well as an Increased Diversity in Sponsorship, including Claery and Hammond, LLP, Contributed to its Unprecedented Success.

Claery and Hammond, LLP, a local Southern California law firm – along with thousands of other sponsors, spectators, and volunteers – helped the...


Jul 18, 2017, 15:51 ET Spelman Professor Beverly Guy-Sheftall Creates Scholarship in Honor of Dr. Levi Watkins Jr.

Spelman College alumna and professor, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Ph.D., has established the Dr. Levi Watkins Jr. Scholars Program as well as a companion...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:12 ET "Families Like Yours" Documentary Celebrates LGBT Families At World Premiere

The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, is proud to announce the world premiere of...


Jul 17, 2017, 15:30 ET Sun Herald and 'Out Here in America' Podcast Host 'One Night Out'

McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) and the team behind the (Biloxi) Sun Herald's critically acclaimed podcast, Out Here in America, will host "One Night Out" at...


Jul 13, 2017, 17:40 ET Los Angeles LGBT Center Expands Services for Youth Experiencing Homelessness With Support From Bank of America

Today the Los Angeles LGBT Center announces it has received a $20,000 economic mobility grant from Bank of America to support the Center's programs...


Jul 11, 2017, 11:10 ET EEI Names 2017 Business Diversity Award Winners

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today announced the winners of its 2017 Business Diversity Awards. Presented annually, the awards recognize...


Jul 11, 2017, 09:30 ET Human Rights Campaign Announces Largest Grassroots Expansion in its History, Opens New Offensive Against Trump-Pence Agenda

The Human Rights Campaign today announced a bold, proactive grassroots expansion with the launch of HRC Rising, a campaign to accelerate progress...


Jul 11, 2017, 08:45 ET Literary Critics Praising Wayne James' Newly Released Book on Modern Men's Manners

Manly Manners: Lifestyle & Modern Etiquette for the Young Man of the 21st Century by fashion designer and former U.S. Virgin Islands senator...


Jul 10, 2017, 08:34 ET College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the 50 Best Colleges for LGBTQ Students

College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published a ranking of the 50 Best Colleges for LGBTQ...


Jul 06, 2017, 09:18 ET Russian-Based Startup Commits to Disrupt LGBT Space Via Partner APP

Indie developers release the new Partner APP for nontraditional dating that provides a safe experience for users not ready for coming out....


Jul 05, 2017, 11:16 ET Clinical Laboratories Are Key to Breaking Down the Healthcare Barriers Faced by Transgender Patients

Clinical laboratories could significantly improve healthcare for the transgender community by using both sex and gender identity to make decisions...


Jun 30, 2017, 22:39 ET Family Research Council Statement on Pentagon Decision Delaying Transgender Mandate

Family Research Council (FRC) acknowledged today's decision by the Pentagon's to delay the full implementation of the Obama era transgender policy...


Jun 29, 2017, 09:00 ET MyDx Supports Product Sales and Toronto's Gay Pride Parade Through Canadian Radio, Taxi Cab Advertisements and Billboards

MyDx, Inc. (OTCQB:MYDX), a science and technology company and creator of MyDx® (My Diagnostic), the first multi-use handheld chemical analyzer...


Jun 28, 2017, 08:26 ET Rainbow Fashion Week™ Kicks Off NYC Pride Week

On Saturday, June 24th, Rainbow Fashion Week™ (RFW) successfully kicked-off NYC Pride Week with the conclusion of its fourth annual carbon...


Jun 28, 2017, 07:27 ET LGBT-Inclusive Advertising Is Driving Business Yet Consumers Demand Authenticity According to Ogilvy Survey

In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, findings from a new Ogilvy survey released today of over 1,000 Americans including over 400 LGBT allies revealed...


Jun 27, 2017, 17:08 ET Ropes & Gray Named Top Firm in the U.S. for Diversity and Associate Training in the 2018 Vault Guide

In the latest Vault survey of associates, released on June 27, Ropes & Gray once again received top rankings both for diversity and...


Jun 27, 2017, 16:30 ET 2017 ADCOLOR Honorees, Nominees and Futures Announced at ADCOLOR Live!

ADCOLOR, the premier organization celebrating and promoting professionals of color and diversity in the creative industries, announced their 2017...


Jun 27, 2017, 11:00 ET Actor Adrian Grenier To Join Jenn-Air At PFLAG National HOT! Annual Fundraising Event

For the fourth consecutive year, Jenn-Air is hosting HOT!, the annual fundraiser in support of PFLAG National, the nation's largest...