Friday, April 8, 2016
Exectutives Stand Up To Anti-LGBT Laws
COURTESY HUFFINGTON POST...
Executives from some of America’s largest corporations are again waging war on domestic anti-LGBT laws.
On Wednesday, executives from eight major corporations, including GE, Dow Chemicals and Pepsi, signed a letter urging the state of Mississippi to repeal a law passed earlier in the week that allows for discrimination against LGBT people on the basis of religious convictions.
The letter does not threaten specific action from any companies, but simply says the law is a bad business decision.
“This is not a direction in which states move when they are seeking to provide successful, thriving hubs for business and economic development,” it reads.
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