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HHC Launches First LGBT Health Clinic, in Harlem

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jun 24, 2014
On June 5, HHCs Metropolitan Hospital Center in East Harlem opened its new LGBT Health Center, which aims to better serve and remove barriers to care for New York City’s LGBT populations.

StartOut Boston Presents LGBT Entrepreneurship Panel and Networking

By EDGE | Friday Jan 10, 2014
Scores of the brightest LGBT movers and shakers in Boston’s business community will converge on the Prudential Center complex for StartOut Boston’s 2014 Kickoff LGBT Entreneurship Panel & Networking event.

Business Booms With Washington’s Same-Sex Marriages

By Shaun Knittel | Friday Mar 22, 2013
It has been more than a year since Washington legalized same-sex unions, with marriages beginning this December, but early data already shows that the legislation has boosted the local economy.

Wedding Magazine Says ’I Don’t’ to Photographer’s Same-Sex Ad

By Antoinette Weil | Wednesday Mar 6, 2013
When an Atlanta wedding photographer submitted a photo of two brides for an ad she purchased in Weddings Unveiled, she had no idea they would refuse to publish it. Their eventual decision to do so has sparked a firestorm of controversy.

Out & Equal Shows Gains of Being Out at the Workplace

By Elaine Beale | Monday Feb 18, 2013
Being out at the workplace comes with a unique set of challenges and opportunities, some inspiring and others heartbreaking. Author Selisse Berry catalogues some industry leaders’ stories in her book.

Homoquotables: Greeting Cards for "the New Normal"

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Feb 1, 2013
Homoquotables offers romantic gay themed greeting cards that are perfect for special occasions.

NOM Sets Sights on Starbucks for Gay Marriage Support

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Nov 14, 2012
A leading anti-gay marriage group is targeting Starbucks for its support and has launched a campaign that aims to warn the coffee company’s Middle Eastern customers about its pro-gay stance.

CAGLCC Creates a Pop-Up Microcosm of LGBT D.C

By Will O’Bryan | Wednesday Nov 14, 2012
A free, one-day Chamber event taking place inside the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Saturday, Nov. 17, featuring dozens of businesses, entertainment, presentations and entertainment.

Why Would Corporations Support Marriage Equality?

By Ed Mickens | Friday Nov 9, 2012
In a relatively short time, corporations have seen a sea change in how they view LGBT rights. From implementing pro-gay internal policies to vocally supporting marriage equality, companies are recognizing that supporting LGBT rights is good business.

Nat’l Org. for Marriage Slams T-Mobile’s Marriage Equality Support

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Sep 12, 2012
The National Organization for Marriage is urging followers to cancel their T-Mobile subscriptions because the cell phone company has announced support for marriage equality in its home base of Washington State.