Macie. Age: 24.
Marketing the Rainbow. Click on pictures for larger image. Walmart Stores, Inc, doing business as Walmart, is the US largest retail store company - as well as the largest private employer in the world - and hence serves as a role model. They have long been known for generally taking a conservative stance: it pulled Maxim magazine from its shelves for its revealing content and canceled its order for Jon Stewart's best-selling "America The Book " because it featured a fake photo of naked Supreme Court justices.
Alisson. Age: 31.
Wal-Mart support of gay rights turns on business
The American Family Association, which had been asking supporters to stay away from Wal-Mart on Friday and Saturday — two of the busiest shopping days of the year — said it was pleased by a statement the company issued Tuesday. There was no immediate word from a second conservative group, Operation Save America, on whether it was reconsidering its plans for prayer-and-preaching rallies outside many Wal-Mart stores on Friday. Flip Benham of Operation Save America. Justin Nelson, president of the Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, said earlier Tuesday that conservative activists had misrepresented his business-oriented group as a leading advocate of gay marriage in order to tarnish Wal-Mart.
Jazlynn. Age: 20.
Wal-Mart: 'gay-friendly' & proud of it
When I came to Walmart 22 years ago, I heard about Mr. PRIDE stands for Promoting Respect, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity and is an associate resource group for all associates lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and straight allies that aims to make Walmart the most diverse, inclusive company it can be. This year, we supported 30 local events, and our support is growing. 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.
The move comes a year after Wal-Mart ChartsFortune had put on a gay-friendly smile. Individual stores can still donate to gay groups. By way of explanation, Ms.