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Dec 30, 2016, 08:30 ET DatingBackend Inc. Debuts TSScene.com, Helps Interested Users Set Up a Transgender Date

DatingBackend Inc.'s new TSScene is a dating website especially for transgender people and the men and women who love them. The site has been...


Dec 29, 2016, 13:38 ET 2016 Gay Travel Award Winners Revealed

GayTravel.com — a trusted resource for LGBT travelers across the globe — today announced the winners of the inaugural Gay Travel AwardsSM Since...


Dec 21, 2016, 06:02 ET Hornet Names Fabrice Le Parc General Manager For France

Hornet, the world's second largest gay social network, today announced Fabrice Le Parc has been named general manager for the company in France. In...


Dec 21, 2016, 06:02 ET Hornet nomme Fabrice Le Parc Directeur Général pour la France

Hornet, le deuxième plus grand réseau social gay au monde, a annoncé aujourd'hui la nomination de Fabrice Le Parc en tant que Directeur Général de...


Dec 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Subaru Earns Top Marks in 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Subaru of America, Inc. proudly announced today that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index...


Dec 20, 2016, 08:40 ET Short Film NUNE for LGBT Questioning Millennials and Lonely Youth Releases on DVD

GYATRi Media announces the romantic LGBTQ short film, NUNE, to release on DVD in time for Christmas. The indie film's recent direct-to-digital...


Dec 20, 2016, 08:00 ET Families Of Pulse Nightclub Victims Sue Google, Facebook And Twitter

Family members of Tevin Crosby, Juan Guerrero and Javier Jorge-Reyes who were killed in the ISIS inspired Orlando, Florida shooting at Pulse...


Dec 19, 2016, 15:30 ET Air Products Earns Perfect Score for 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Air Products (NYSE: APD), a world-leading industrial gases company, announced today it earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate...


Dec 16, 2016, 11:59 ET Gay Social Networks, Hornet And China-Based Blued, Enter Into First Global Cooperation

Hornet, the world's second largest gay social network, announced today that it has entered into a mutually beneficial cooperation with Blued, the...


Dec 14, 2016, 08:30 ET Grainger Earns Perfect Score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions,...


Dec 13, 2016, 09:00 ET Health Care Service Corporation Named A Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the country's largest customer-owned health insurer, received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017...


Dec 12, 2016, 17:29 ET Los Angeles LGBT Center Expands Services for Transgender People With Support From Citi Community Development

The Los Angeles LGBT Center, with support from Citi Community Development, announces the expansion of its Transgender Economic Empowerment Project...


Dec 12, 2016, 17:28 ET MGM Resorts Named One of the 'Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality'; For Fifth Year in a Row Earns Perfect Score for its LGBT Employee Policies and Benefits

A prominent benchmarking organization has rated MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) as among the nation's leading companies for workplace...


Dec 09, 2016, 12:04 ET Discrimination Affects Minority Groups' Financial Decisions Says University of Miami Study

African Americans, women, and LGBTQ individuals – those more likely to experience social discrimination in their lifetime – are less likely...


Dec 08, 2016, 14:34 ET Bullied for being STRAIGHT

K Rocco Shields, director and co-writer of the provocative film Love Is All You Need? is creating a one million dollar fund to be distributed to...


Dec 08, 2016, 11:29 ET Northwestern Mutual Recognized by the Human Rights Campaign as One of the Best Workplaces for LGBT Equality in 2017

Northwestern Mutual has earned a perfect score of 100 percent for a third year in the newly released 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) survey, a...


Dec 08, 2016, 10:00 ET Hornet Names Stephan Horbelt As Executive Editor Of Content

Hornet, the world's second largest gay social network, today announced that Stephan Horbelt will join the brand's growing executive team as...


Dec 08, 2016, 09:30 ET Lear Receives a Perfect 100% Rating on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index Published by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, today announced that it has received a...


Dec 08, 2016, 09:00 ET Boehringer Ingelheim Awarded Perfect Score for Workplace Equality for the LGBT Community

Boehringer Ingelheim announced today that it has been recognized on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). This is the ninth time that the...


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...