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Google marks LGBT pride month with stunning ad about gender transition

Friday, June 19, 2015
Google — one of the world's most powerfully visible corporate LGBT advocates — is out with a new spot for Pride Month that tells the deeply poignant story of a transgender man and the small business that helped him during ...

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Google Play removes android game that advocates killing gays for sport

Monday, November 24, 2014
Google has removed a controversial game from its android store that advocated the killing of gays for sport. ...

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Former PlanetOut CEO, Google exec to be U.S. Chief Technology Officer

Sunday, September 7, 2014
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WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama has named Megan Smith, a Google executive and former CEO of the online LGBT community site PlanetOut, as chief technology officer in the Office of Science and Technology Policy. Smith, who is openly gay, will ...

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Google ‘doodle’ goes gay in solidarity with LGBT Russians, Olympians

Thursday, February 6, 2014
With the opening ceremonies in Sochi just hours away, Google has updated its home page with a rainbow-colored Olympic-themed version of its iconic logo, an apparent sign of in solidarity with LGBT Russians, visiting athletes and Olympic spectators. ...

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Google unblocks ‘bisexual’ from list of banned search results

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Without fanfare, internet search giant Google on Tuesday quietly unblocked the term "bisexual" from its search engine results. ...

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AFA floats Google boycott over campaign to decriminalize homosexuality

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Google announced a new international campaign called Legalize Love “to decriminalize homosexuality and eliminate homophobia around the world,” and of course, the American Family Association is now weighing a boycott of Google products since the organization is already “boycotting efforts ...

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Google launches ‘Legalize Love’ campaign in support of gay marriage worldwide

Saturday, July 7, 2012
LONDON -- Internet giant Google announced Saturday the launch of a global campaign aimed at legalizing same-sex marriage around the world. ...

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Gay couple sets record for longest kiss, Google sends a Valentine to gays

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Valentine’s Day 2012 was marked with more progress on marriage equality front, this time in Maryland; also a gay couple set a new world record for the longest kiss, and a Google doodle sends a Valentine to gay couples. Here's ...

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Starbucks, Google, Alcoa latest U.S. corporations to endorse gay marriage

Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Starbucks, Google, and Alcoa are the latest in a growing list of major corporations to announce their support for marriage equality in Washington state. ...

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Millions expected to dress in purple, in person and online, for Spirit Day

Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Millions of Americans will dress in purple on Thursday -- both in person and online -- to mark the second annual Spirit Day, a day demonstrate support for LGBT youth and to speak out against bullying. ...

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