Tag: Wal-Mart

It’s beginning to look a lot like Black Friday

Merchants talk about the importance of the day after Thanksgiving to the overall health of their business DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Although most gay shopkeepers don’t approach Black Friday with the...

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JCPenney returns to Dallas retail

It has been an irony on the level of the Big Tobacco office building being smoke-free or the beef industry lobbying group having vegetarian options on its cafeteria menu. JCPenney, once the ruler of catalogue sales and a retail...

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In NYC, gay groups are fighting Wal-Mart

A while back we told you how the anti-gay Wal-Mart plans to take over Dallas by building 12 new stores here. Little did we know at the time that the man who’s taking “credit” for bringing the new Wal-Mart...

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Anti-gay Walmart to add 12 stores in Dallas

Walmart plans to open 12 new stores in Dallas, according to a celebratory press release sent out by Mayor Tom Leppert’s office earlier today. Unfortunately, the LGBT community doesn’t have much reason to celebrate....

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Target: What do you think?

In today’s Dallas Voice, I wrote an article about the unofficial Target boycott. I’m not boycotting, but I haven’t been shopping there either, at least until something is resolved. Yes, the president of the company...

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'Support businesses that support us'

Most people know not to buy gas from ExxonMobil, but did you know that the Human Rights Campaign also recommends avoiding Office Depot, Radio Shack, Wal-Mart and Cracker Barrel based on their LGBT-related employment practices?...

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