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Former CEO of gay escort site Rentboy sentenced to six months in … – Crain’s New York Business

The former CEO of a once-popular male escort service website who pleaded guilty last year to promoting prostitution has been sentenced to six months in prison by a judge who said it was necessary to send a deterrent message even though she knows the business did good things for people. Jeffrey Hurant, who ran the […]

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Google cancels town hall meeting, and fired engineer tells his side of the story – Los Angeles Times

A day after Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai canceled a staff meeting to address gender discrimination, the former employee behind a memo deriding the company’s diversity efforts wrote an essay explaining why he thinks he was fired. In a column published Friday on the Wall Street Journal’s website, former Google engineer James Damore — who […]

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Google’s firing of memo writer strikes nerve in Silicon Valley – Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A Silicon Valley culture war pitting liberal-leaning tech firms against a small conservative cohort took on new intensity on Tuesday after Google fired a male engineer for a memo that decried the company’s commitment to hiring women. Memo author James Damore, 28, received jeers, cheers and a couple of job offers, […]

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More Uber woes: Exec resigns, investor sues ousted CEO – The Killeen Daily Herald

DETROIT (AP) — Uber Technologies Inc. faced a fresh round of turmoil Thursday, with its global operations chief resigning and a major investor suing the ride-hailing company’s former CEO. Ryan Graves told Uber staff in an email Thursday that he will transition out of his role as senior vice president of […]

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Why Grand Rapids lags behind Detroit, Lansing in new voting technology – MLive.com

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Detroit and Lansing launched new voting systems in time for the August primary – but Tuesday, Aug. 8, Grand Rapids voters cast their ballots on old election equipment. City and county election officials said that decision was intentional. “We did not want to be early users,” Grand Rapids City Clerk Darlene […]

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Former CEO of gay escort site Rentboy sentenced to six months in … – Crain’s New York Business

The former CEO of a once-popular male escort service website who pleaded guilty last year to promoting prostitution has been sentenced to six months in prison by a judge who said it was necessary to send a deterrent message even though she knows the business did good things for people. Jeffrey Hurant, who ran the […]

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Google memo writer faces tough legal road challenging firing

Google’s firing of memo writer strikes nerve in Silicon Valley – Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A Silicon Valley culture war pitting liberal-leaning tech firms against a small conservative cohort took on new intensity on Tuesday after Google fired a male engineer for a memo that decried the company’s commitment to hiring women. Memo author James Damore, 28, received jeers, cheers and a couple of job offers, […]

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State-of-the-art HIV testing machine installed at gay sauna – The Argus

A GROUNDBREAKING scheme is now available for free HIV tests. A specially designed vending machine has been installed at the Brighton Sauna to provide a new method of convenient, confidential and discreet testing. The innovative project is a collaboration between the Martin Fisher Foundation, BioSure, designers, clinicians and researchers. The state-of-the-art machine, the first project […]

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Former CEO of gay escort site Rentboy sentenced to six months in … – Crain’s New York Business

The former CEO of a once-popular male escort service website who pleaded guilty last year to promoting prostitution has been sentenced to six months in prison by a judge who said it was necessary to send a deterrent message even though she knows the business did good things for people. Jeffrey Hurant, who ran the […]

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Apple and Other Tech Companies Accused of ‘Weakening’ Green … – Mac Rumors

Wow. You sure tried to read-between-the-lines and totally missed the mark. It’s not about what I want (or don’t want). It’s about the continuous expansion of government into the lives of people who are, or should be, fully capable of governing themselves. I’m also not anti-government. At all. For a concrete example of my personal […]

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Former Rentboy.com CEO sentenced to six months in prison – Crain’s New York Business

The former CEO of a once-popular male escort service website who pleaded guilty last year to promoting prostitution has been sentenced to six months in prison by a judge who said it was necessary to send a deterrent message even though she knows the business did good things for people. Jeffrey Hurant, who ran the […]

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Northern Irish unionist parties alienating young Protestants, study says – The Guardian

Younger pro-union Protestant voters in Northern Ireland are increasingly turned off unionist politicians due to their parties’ social conservatism on issues such as gay rights and abortion, according to a post-election survey. While support among Protestants aged under 40 for staying in the UK remains solid at 82%, a majority of them no longer vote […]

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Dream Daddy: how the gay dad dating sim became a hit game of the … – The Guardian

Robert is a bad boy who enjoys whisky, leather jackets and skulking in alleyways. Brian is a large, jolly chap who looks a tiny bit like the Ghost of Christmas Present from The Muppets Christmas Carol. Damien is a cape-wearing goth who loves blood, hates garlic, and wonders why Hot Topic would describe a ruffled […]

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Justice Department Argues Landmark Civil Rights Law Doesn’t Protect Gay People – HuffPost

“In one fell swoop, Trump’s DOJ has provided a roadmap for dismantling years of federal protections and declared that lesbian, gay, and bisexual people may no longer be protected by landmark civil rights laws such as the Fair Housing Act, Title IX, or Title VII,” Sarah Warbelow, legal director for the Human Rights Campaign, said […]

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Tech CEOs sound off about Trump’s call to ban transgender service members – STLtoday.com

Yet again, technology CEOs are taking to Twitter in opposition of something President Donald Trump is banning. This time, months after many sounded off about the White House’s travel ban from six predominantly Muslim countries, a number of leading tech CEOs had their say on Trump’s tweets this morning, which said […]

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High-tech industry campaign highlights gay Chechnya crackdown – Los Angeles Blade

Elad Mintzer of Ze, a group for LGBT people who work in the high-tech industry, is among those who spearheaded Tech4Chechnya, a campaign during WorldPride in Madrid that sought to highlight the ongoing crackdown against gay men in Chechnya. Mintzer spoke with the Washington Blade on June 29, 2017, at Google’s offices in Madrid. […]

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Everybody lies: how Google search reveals our darkest secrets – The Guardian

Everybody lies. People lie about how many drinks they had on the way home. They lie about how often they go to the gym, how much those new shoes cost, whether they read that book. They call in sick when they’re not. They say they’ll be in touch when they won’t. They say it’s not […]

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I Finally Came Out To My Dad — Thanks To Trump – Refinery29

Never before have I wanted to talk about the impact of and the necessity for identity politics, but this presidency has been an assault on all my identities: Black, queer, female, and Democrat. Source Article from http://www.refinery29.com/coming-out-story-lesbian-trump-health-careI Finally Came Out To My Dad — Thanks To Trump – Refinery29http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNHAK7IOZqhspndCawO1q37HPISi3Q&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mWVkWZitGMboqgKYmLe4Cw&url=http://www.refinery29.com/coming-out-story-lesbian-trump-health-carehttp://news.google.com/news?q=gay,Technology&output=rssgay,Technology – Google NewsGoogle Newshttps://ssl.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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Barona casino dealer salary – Rude roulette gay – Van Wert independent

Submitted information Average retail gasoline prices in Ohio have risen 15 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.24 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,345 gas outlets in Ohio. This compares with the national average, which has increased 3.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.25 per […]

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Everybody lies: how Google search reveals our darkest secrets … – The Guardian

Everybody lies. People lie about how many drinks they had on the way home. They lie about how often they go to the gym, how much those new shoes cost, whether they read that book. They call in sick when they’re not. They say they’ll be in touch when they won’t. They say it’s not […]

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French high court grants new rights to gay parents – FRANCE 24

France’s highest court ruled Wednesday that a child born to a surrogate mother abroad can be adopted by the partner of his or her biological father, thus being legally recognised by two parents in France. The ruling was a key victory for gay couples in France who have used foreign surrogates to have their children. […]

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