Our CEO Doug McMillon talks a lot about respect for the individual and how diversity and inclusion benefits us as a company and a community of people. Wal-Mart often blocks our emails. The Family Research Council's Tony Perkins asked consumers to challenge Walmart on why it chose to " fund radical social activism. Pending remedial steps by the company, the CEI rating is suspended. It almost mirrors how America has evolved in those issues. Innearly corporations filed briefs with the Supreme Court in support of same sex marriage.
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Also, call your local Wal-Mart manager and express your concerns. Wal-Mart spokesman Bob McAdam said the company was considering offering such benefits but made no mention of when that might come about. This year we participated in Denver PrideFest, where 30 local stores and clubs came together to become a major event sponsor and staff the festival family area. Starbucks Corp canceled a program in which baristas were invited to engage customers on conversations about race, making it a cautionary tale for companies looking to wade into potentially controversial issues. Wal-Mart often blocks our emails. Unfortunately, Walmart and the Waltons have given disproportionately to elected officials who are wrong on LGBT-rights, 1 including some who have been outspoken extremists.
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the U. Print out and distribute our specially produced Pass Along Sheet. Our CEO Doug McMillon talks a lot about respect for the individual and how diversity and inclusion benefits us as a company and a community of people. The Human Rights Campaign has long faced criticism from progressive voices for giving Walmart high scores in the Corporate Equality Index. But executives see its approach as part of its mission to let potential shoppers and employees know the company aims to be socially engaged. Over the past 15 years, though, Walmart has made a remarkable - if not consistent - turnaround on LGBT matters. Another reason was to show they cared for their workers after strikes for pay rises.