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Out & Equal to honor Parker, Welts

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates will honor Houston Mayor Annise Parker and Golden State Warriors President Rick Welts at its Leadership Celebration on March 14 in San Francisco. In October, Out & Equal held its week-long...

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OUT & EQUAL: Equal workplace around the world

Among the topics being addressed at today’s Out & Equal Workplace Summit taking place at the Hilton Anatole Hotel is extending LGBT rights to employees around the world. Representatives of the Organization for Refugees,...

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Celeb sightings

This year’s Out & Equal Workplace Summit boasts a healthy amount of celebrities coming to town. From actors to comedians and more, Dallas prepares not only to host a slew of workshops on equality, but also rolls out the red...

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Hitting a tipping point

Phoenix Suns President and CEO Rick Welts (Michael Chow, The Arizona/Associated Press) Sports figures’ decisions to come out can push LGBT community one step closer to equality HARDY HABERMAN  |  Flagging Left In his book The...

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Phoenix Suns exec tells newspaper he’s gay

Rick Welts Rick Welts among most prominent active figures in sports to come out NEW YORK — Phoenix Suns president and CEO Rick Welts revealed to the public that he is gay in a story posted on The New York Times’ website...

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