Kentucky’s links to agency threatened by gay rights

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A culture shock pitting religious beliefs against gay rights has jeopardized Kentucky’s long-standing relationship with a Baptist Church-affiliated foster care and adoption agency that serves some of the world’s most children. vulnerable state. The deadlock revolves around a clause in a new contract with the state that …

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Walmart ranked 6 on LGBT support

Walmart Inc. placed sixth on Diversity Inc.’s recently released 2021 list of major U.S. companies that support gay and transgender employees and suppliers. The company was also the highest-ranked retailer on Diversity Inc.’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity list, ranking 32nd, a Walmart spokesperson said Thursday. Walmart’s workplace policies and …

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New Canaan front yard destroyed gay pride sign

NEW CANAAN – Tom Butterworth said he found the gay pride sign he placed on his front lawn torn up on a property a few houses away on Friday morning. The city councilor said the staples were removed from the sign, which was found torn and thrown to the ground …

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Ohio University LGBT Director Appointed | New

The Athens Democratic Central Committee on Friday voted to appoint LGBT center director Micah McCarey to a general seat on Athens city council to replace former MP Beth Clodfelter who resigned in May. McCarey, 35, said at the meeting that he was looking to bring a diverse voice to Athens …

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