Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Target says stores are gender inclusive

In blog post on the company’s corporate blog, A Bullseye View, Minneapolis-based retailer Target announced that customers and employees can “use the restroom or...

Shoreview company agrees to pay $115k in transgender discrimination suit

Duluxe Financial Services, Inc., one of the nation’s largest check printing companies and located in Shoreview, Minn., agreed to pay $115,000 in an employment...

Minnesota corporations score high on HRC Equality Index

The Human Rights Campaign released its annual corporate equality index (CEI) just in time for Black Friday. The index scores corporate policies on LGBT...

‘Thank you for being a friend’: Mattie’s on Main closes doors for the last...

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 was the last day of business for Mattie’s on Main. A note was left on the door thanking the community...

Out and About along the Minnehaha Mile

In late 2014, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges dubbed the stretch of Minnehaha Avenue running from Lake Street to the Minnehaha Falls the “Minnehaha Mile”...

Right-wing assails Target’s gender signage policy

Last week, Minneapolis-based Target Corporation announced that it would be phasing out gender signage in some areas of the store. In a post on...

Target releases LGBT pride campaign: #TakePride

Minneapolis-based retailer Target has launched a campaign for Pride month: "We're not born with pride. We take pride. Pride in celebrating who we were...

Minnesota company accused of discrimination against transgender employee

A Minnesota-based company is facing a lawsuit by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that alleges the company discriminated against a transgender employee....

General Mills, St. Jude, Target among businesses asking Court approve marriage equality

Three Minnesota Fortune 500 companies are urging the United State Supreme Court to rule in favor of marriage equality. General Mills, Inc., St. Jude...

Sidhe is Coming: A New Micro Brewery is Coming to St. Paul

A new micro-brew is about to hit East St. Paul Minnesota in early 2015 named Sidhe Brewing Company whose slogan is "Brewed by...