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USA: Corporate Equality Index scores show improvement of measures taken by companies for LGBT workers
"The 2015 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity", Apr 2015...
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USA: 379 businesses & organizations submit statement to US Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage
We give "the new editors of the Internet" like Google, Twitter too much power, threatening free expression, says Prof. Dan Gillmor
Author: Dan Gillmor, professor at Arizona State University, in The Atlantic
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Author: Human Rights Campaign
This year, an historic 304 major businesses…scored 100 percent on HRC’s Corporate Equality Index and the coveted distinction of “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality.” These companies adopted a full framework of LGBT inclusion in the workplace,...
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Author: Human Rights Watch
Leading corporate sponsors of the Olympics have yet to speak out strongly against the rights abuses linked to the preparations for the Sochi Winter Games, to be hosted by Russia in February 2014...Minky Worden... Human Rights Watch [said] “Sponsors...
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Author: Paul M. Barrett, Bloomberg Businessweek
[A]rcane rules and jurisdictional statutes often determine the course of global commerce, the terms of employment for millions of workers, and the very nature of justice for many in corporate America. The 2012-13 high court session, which concluded...
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Author: compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited the following companies, teams and organizations to respond to…[human rights] concerns about the race. Below are the responses we have received, and an indication of which companies and organizations...
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