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Hallmark Channel Pulled Zola Ad After Pressure From Anti-LGBTQ Groups
December 15, 2019
The Hallmark Channel pulled ads for wedding planning company Zola featuring a same-sex couple after pressure from several anti-LGBTQ groups, which prompted Zola to pull all of their ads from the network.
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A Conversation with Dustin Woehrmann, Owner & Creative Director of Communify
December 13, 2019
The LGBTQ community has become such an important part of New Orleans’ celebratory culture over the past decade.
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These Are The LGBT Projects Your ‘Movember’ Money Funds
November 30, 2019
Movember has funded several empowering LGBT projects globally over the last few years mostly focused on tackling discrimination and supporting mental health in the LGBT community
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How Smirnoff and On the One helped make nightlife safer for the LGBT community
November 18, 2019
On the One won the ‘Best in Brand Purpose’ category at The Drum Social Purpose Awards 2019 for its ‘We’re Open’ work for Diageo (Smirnoff) and the LGBT Foundation. Here, the agency reveals the challenges faced and the strategies used to deliver this successful project.
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The unique role corporations played in the fight for LGBTQ rights
November 18, 2019
Carlos Ball, author of "The Queering of Corporate America," explains how gay rights activists and corporations went from adversaries to partners.
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Blackstone to buy owner of Austin's Bumble and Chappy dating apps
November 13, 2019
Private equity giant Blackstone Group is taking a majority stake in the owner of Austin-based dating apps Bumble and Chappy. Under the deal, Blackstone will acquire MagicLab, a London-based company that operates a suite of dating apps including Bumble, Chappy, Badoo and Lumen. The transaction values MagicLab at about $3 billion and comes less than a year after Blackstone launched a growt
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Puerto Vallarta to Host LGBTQ Journalists/Owners
October 18, 2019
Some of the biggest leaders from the LGBTQ media industry will speak at the 2019 National Equality Media Association (NEMA) conference.
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From Rehab To Pot Industry Success: A Millennial Tells His Story In Brash New Memoir
October 16, 2019
Jackson D. Tilley has a career in the legal cannabis industry that many would covet. But it hasn't come without a price, which Tilley recounts in a bold new memoir that should be required reading for anyone interested in the space.
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‘Starting a business has made me a lot more frugal’
September 14, 2019
Lawyer and campaigner Steve Wardlaw on his spending habits – and why one classic car isn’t enough
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In Pursuit of Brand Safety, Queer Sites Are Caught in the Crossfire
September 11, 2019
A study showed three-quarters of the examined articles on LGBT topics were flagged as “inappropriate.”
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Media firm Iconic Labs buys Gay Star News for £1
September 11, 2019
Iconic Labs, the media firm run by three former Unilad bosses, has bought the intellectual property of Gay Star News...
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Gay Dating App Blued Said to Plan U.S. IPO at $1 Billion Value
August 30, 2019
Blued, China’s largest gay-dating app, is planning a U.S. initial public offering that could raise about $200 million, according to people familiar with the matter.
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LGBTQ Businesses and Lawyers the Focus of New Partnership at Porter Wright
August 28, 2019
Under a new initiative, Porter Wright will seek out co-counsel relationships for client matters with solo practitioners and small law firms that have been certified as an LGBTQ-owned business.
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How Multinationals Can Help Advance LGBT Inclusion Around the World
August 19, 2019
As the rainbow flags come down in New York City after the WorldPride and Stonewall 50 celebrations, and as flags go up for pride events in other parts of the world, it’s worth asking: where do we stand on global LGBT rights?
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Puerto Vallarta hosts LGBTQ media conference this October
August 16, 2019
The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board announced that the National Equality Media Association will hold its annual conference in Puerto Vallarta in October 2019
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