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Paul Singer Makes for an Unlikely but Vital Ally

What if I told you that one of the most valuable allies to the gay and lesbian community is also a straight, white, powerful, Republican hedge fund manager? 351 more words


GOP 2016 Candidates Vy Sheldon Adelson's Affections

Casino mogul billionaire and 8th richest man in the world Sheldon Adelson is a center of Republican news this week. For Republican 2016 presidential hopefuls, the race has already started as Sheldon Adelson hosts a gathering of the Republican Jewish Coalition, attended by the likes of Dick Cheney, Florida Gov. 210 more words


Wall Street's LGBT summit branches out to law and insurance

Actions speak louder than words, and Wall Street seems bent on proving that many of them support LGBT rights. An organization named Out on the Street represents pro-LGBT efforts from Wall Street and other titanic financial industry leaders, and its events and summits bring senior LGBT and finance leaders together to discuss moving LGBT issues forward in the financial sector. 318 more words

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Ronald Reagan, ‘Friend of the Gay Community,’ Honored on Birthday

When most people think of former president Ronald Reagan, “ally” and “friend of the gay community” are probably the last things that might come to mind, if at all. 302 more words