gay rights

  • Apple’s Tim Cook Is Right, Anti-Gay Policies Hurt The Economy

    Apple’s Tim Cook Is Right, Anti-Gay Policies Hurt The Economy

    The elusive CEO of the richest company in the world, Apple’s Tim Cook, has taken a rare step into the spotlight to urge Congress to ban sexual orientation discrimination in the workplace. In a Wall Street Journal OpEd, Cook argues that passing the Employment Nondiscrimination Act is not only a moral imperative, but sound economic policy: “Those who have suffered discrimination… Read More

  • CrunchGov Essential: How The Internet Helped Gay America Come Out Of The Closet

    CrunchGov Essential: How The Internet Helped Gay America Come Out Of The Closet

    The U.S. has always included a sizable population of gay citizens. Without a way to coordinate their latent collective powers, discrimination and isolation forced them into the shadows. As the U.S.
    slowly inched its way toward tolerance, the Internet, as a soapbox for young liberals, became a
    powerful platform to expose otherwise oblivious Americans to their gay neighbors, backed by the full… Read More