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What is it Like to be a Gay Adult Star? Woody Fox Explains It All For You

What is it Like to be a Gay Adult Star? Woody Fox Explains It All For You

Aug 6, 2022

Former gay adult star Woody Fox, who hails from Australia, joined his industry colleagues on an edition of ABC's "You Can't Ask That" to talk about the ins-and-outs of the industry.

Change in Title with Men Working at Disney Dress-Up Shops

Change in Title with Men Working at Disney Dress-Up Shops

Jul 24, 2022

When Disney reopens its Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique shops at resorts in Florida and California next month, the workers who help children dress up as their favorite animated characters will have new, more gender inclusive titles.

Abortion Ruling Thrusts Companies Into Divisive Arena

Abortion Ruling Thrusts Companies Into Divisive Arena

By Anne D'Innocenzio and Haleluya Hadero | Jun 25, 2022

The Supreme Court's decision to end the nation's constitutional protections for abortion has catapulted businesses of all types into the most divisive corner of politics.

Care Network to Make Changes after Trans Discrimination Case

Care Network to Make Changes after Trans Discrimination Case

By Patrick Whittle | Jun 13, 2022

A network of adult care facilities in Maine will adopt a nondiscrimination policy about the care of transgender people as part of a settlement with a woman who filed a human rights complaint against the company.

Outrage Ensues as Netflix Lays Off Queer, Diverse Staff in 150 Employee Cut

Outrage Ensues as Netflix Lays Off Queer, Diverse Staff in 150 Employee Cut

By Emell Adolphus | May 30, 2022

Social media was not kind to the streaming giant after learning that employee cuts included entire diversity departments for programming.

'Every Inch Counts,' Says Canadian Store Set to Feature 7-inch Penis-Shaped Waffles

'Every Inch Counts,' Says Canadian Store Set to Feature 7-inch Penis-Shaped Waffles

Apr 28, 2022

What looks like a story from The Onion is actually real, and may be the best way to satisfy being horny and having a sweet tooth: A Canadian store is set to feature 7-inch penis-shaped waffles.

NeNe Leakes Sues Saying Racism Accepted on 'Real Housewives'

NeNe Leakes Sues Saying Racism Accepted on 'Real Housewives'

By Andrew Dalton | Apr 21, 2022

Former star of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" NeNe Leakes sued the companies behind the show on Wednesday, alleging that they fostered and tolerated a hostile and racist work environment.

Board Faults Discipline for Police who Joked About Violence

Board Faults Discipline for Police who Joked About Violence

Apr 7, 2022

Law enforcement officers in Kansas weren't adequately punished for joking about police violence and exchanging racist comments and images in a series of text messages, an independent report found.

Watch: Out Teacher Fired in Ohio after Giving Pride Bracelets to Students

Watch: Out Teacher Fired in Ohio after Giving Pride Bracelets to Students

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 29, 2022

A veteran teacher of 30 years was fired in Ohio — for giving Pride bracelets to students and allegedly violating a policy that prohibits speaking about "personal beliefs."

Chris Cuomo Wants $125 Million for 'Unlawful' CNN Firing

Chris Cuomo Wants $125 Million for 'Unlawful' CNN Firing

By David Bauder | Mar 17, 2022

Chris Cuomo wants an arbitrator to award him $125 million for his firing from CNN, alleging his bosses knew full well how he advised his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and suggested they did the same themselves.

Disney Workers Plan Walkout to Protest 'Don't Say Gay' Bill

Disney Workers Plan Walkout to Protest 'Don't Say Gay' Bill

By Mike Scheider | Mar 16, 2022

Disney workers are planning walkouts during their breaks every day this week to protest CEO Bob Chapek's slow response in publicly criticizing Florida legislation that critics have dubbed the "Don't Say Gay" bill.

Florida Police Chief Fired over Discrimination Issues

Florida Police Chief Fired over Discrimination Issues

Mar 5, 2022

A Florida police chief has been fired after only about six months on the job following an investigation into several discrimination complaints.

Black Lesbian Sues Tesla for 'Unchecked' Racism, Discrimination

Black Lesbian Sues Tesla for 'Unchecked' Racism, Discrimination

By Emell Adolphus | Feb 2, 2022

A contract worker, who inspected brake parts, is the latest to complain that Tesla ignores discrimination based on race, sexual orientation and gender at its plants.

Health Officials Let COVID-Infected Hospital Staff Stay on the Job

Health Officials Let COVID-Infected Hospital Staff Stay on the Job

By Adriana Gomez Licon, Jennifer McDermott | Jan 11, 2022

U.S. Health authorities are increasingly taking the step of allowing nurses and other workers infected with the coronavirus to stay on the job if they have mild symptoms or none at all.

Stay Home or Work Sick? Omicron Poses a Conundrum

Stay Home or Work Sick? Omicron Poses a Conundrum

By Anne D'Innocenzio, Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 10, 2022

As the COVID-19 omicron variant rages on, millions of those whose jobs don't provide paid sick days are having to choose between their health and their paycheck.

Explainer: Why US Inflation Is so High, and When It May Ease

Explainer: Why US Inflation Is so High, and When It May Ease

By Paul Wiseman | Nov 11, 2021

Inflation is spiraling. What can be done?

Ruby Rose Alleges CW's 'Batwoman' had Toxic Workplace, Execs Respond

Ruby Rose Alleges CW's 'Batwoman' had Toxic Workplace, Execs Respond

By Emell Adolphus | Oct 21, 2021

Ruby Rose says a toxic work environment is the real reason they walked away from CW's "Batwoman." Execs respond and reveal complaints against the actor.

Strike Dodged with Deal Between Film and Tv Crews, Studios

Strike Dodged with Deal Between Film and Tv Crews, Studios

By Andrew Dalton | Oct 17, 2021

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs.

Netflix Employee Fired in Wake of Chappelle Special Furor

Netflix Employee Fired in Wake of Chappelle Special Furor

Oct 16, 2021

Netflix said Friday that it had fired an employee for disclosing confidential financial information about what it paid for Dave Chappelle's comedy special "The Closer," which some condemned as being transphobic.

Film, TV Workers Union Says Strike to Start Next Week

Film, TV Workers Union Says Strike to Start Next Week

By Andrew Dalton and Lindsey Bahr | Oct 13, 2021

The union representing film and television crews says its 60,000 members will begin a nationwide strike on Monday if it does not reach a deal that satisfies demands for fair and safe working conditions.

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