PayPal hosts OutNEXT 2018 Global Summit Evening Social
At their offices in the West Village
PayPal hosted participants in the final day of the OutNEXT 2018 Global Summit for a networking social at their offices downtown, ending the week of Summit activities with a bang. Select photos are below:
Many LGBTQ+ people in China still face pressure from their families to undergo illegal conversion therapy. The "treatment," which often includes methods such as hypnosis and electric shock therapy, is often offered by unlicensed practitioners and facilities in lieu of an outright ban. Read more from International Business Times: bit.ly/34P9CUJ... See MoreSee Less
Our thoughts and hearts are with our friends and family at Lambda Legal during this sad time. Dan Cochran helped make tremendous strides in the #fightforequality. He will long be remembered and celebrated by the #lgbtq+ community and beyond. We cannot thank Dan enough for all he did; his passing is a loss for so many, but his legacy remains.
(New York, December 4, 2019) – Daniel Cochran, former Lambda Legal Board of Directors Treasurer and longtime champion for LGBT rights, passed away on Sunday, and Lambda Legal released the following statement from Lambda Legal Board Member and Out Leadership Founder and CEO, Todd Sears: "I am...
Brazil's Esporte Clube Bahia has arguably become the country's most progressive football club. While running campaigns on racism and LGBT+ rights (to name a few), they've also managed to turn a 79% profit over last year's earnings. Read more: bit.ly/35AKbGk... See MoreSee Less
GLAAD's "Where We Are on TV" report was released this month, sharing findings that there are now more LGBT+ stories and characters on television than ever before! More on the full report here: bit.ly/2OJgyfc... See MoreSee Less
Employers in India are taking steps to be more inclusive towards the LGBT+ community. The Deccan Herald interacted with local professionals who weighed-in on how these advancements have impacted their daily lives, and where there is still room for improvement. Read more: bit.ly/2DiQgee... See MoreSee Less
South Korean LGBT+ activists filed a complaint citing violations due to the lack of legal same-sex partnerships. The petition hopes to promote inclusion in a country that remains deeply conservative on a number of social issues. Read more from UPI News Agency: bit.ly/34ac8Ez... See MoreSee Less
Last May, 18 students and a faculty member were arrested at an LGBT+ Pride march in Turkey. The judge refuses to dismiss the trial which many feel is an attack on freedom of expression and assembly. Read more from our partners at Reuters: reut.rs/341sqzv... See MoreSee Less
The American Psychological Association announced it will endorse the use of “they” as a singular third-person pronoun.
This gender-inclusive change finally prevents readers from making assumptions about gender while respecting and acknowledging those who use "they" or "them" as their own pronouns. Read more: bit.ly/37eJVye... See MoreSee Less
Many #LGBTQ people in China are being forced to undergo illegal conversion therapy. The "treatment," which can include electric shock therapy, is often offered by unlicensed practitioners & facilities in lieu of an outright ban. Read more from @IBTimes: https://t.co/v3hZzhyaiN
The passing of @LambdaLegal’s Dan Cochran is a tremendous loss for the #LGBTQ+ community. We cannot thank Dan enough for all he did to help #FightForEquality. Our deepest sympathy goes out to Dan’s friends & family. https://t.co/M3LghfCXYB
Welcome to the Out Leadership family Chris Frederick, our new Global Head of Events! Chris is the first of 5 strategic hires we‘ve made, with others to be announced in the coming weeks. #OutLeadership #OutLEADER #OutNEWS Read more:
“I’m black, I’m a women, I’m #LGBTQ+, & my daughter says I’m a rockstar!” — @GaryTeezee, #OutWOMEN #PowerInLeadership lunch. Thank you for your opening remarks earlier today. The crowed collectively agreed, you are in fact a #rockstar #OutLEADER
“Leadership isn’t leadership unless it’s uncomfortable. If you aren’t pushing yourself to do more, and pushing others around you to improve, chances are, you aren’t doing enough.” — @jenniferbrown, #OutWOMEN #PowerInLeadership lunch by #OutLeadership. #OutLEADER #InclusiveLeader
At today’s #OutWOMEN #PowerInLeadership lunch, moderator @jenniferbrown opened the discussion by asking, “What does #power means to you?” — Answers included: #confidence, #influence, #HoldingAccess, #AgentForChange
“The #GiftOfGay provides you with a source of #courage to do anything; an armor against the trials & tribulations life throws at you. Use that #empathy to #ChampionOthers.” — #LeeSchreter, #OutWOMEN #PowerInLeadership lunch by #OutLeadership