The Newsroom

Here in our newsroom you’ll find all of the latest news articles where our work has been featured in publications around the world. Often times these articles are in response to public statements we’ve released and you can find all of those over in our press room.

Businesses Are Joining The Fight Against North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT Law

Published in The Huffington Post. Companies are taking a stand against North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT law, which Gov. Pat McCrory (R) signed on Wednesday. House Bill 2, approved by the state’s General Assembly in a special session, prevents cities from passing anti-discrimination ordinances protecting lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people. The law came in response […]

Nike drops Pacquiao after anti-gay comments, other sponsors asked to follow suit Nike drops Pacquiao after anti-gay comments, other sponsors asked to follow suit

Published in Metro Weekly. Boxer Manny Pacquiao’s recent homophobic comments have landed him in serious hot water. During his campaign for election to the Philipines Senate, Pacquiao called gay people “worse than animals.” “If people then engage in male to male, female to female relations, then they are worse than animals,” the boxer said. He attempted […]

After Nike, pressure grows on Foot Locker and other sponsors to drop Manny Pacquiao

Published in Gay Star News. Sportswear brand Nike acted swiftly yesterday to distance itself from the controversy surrounding Manny Pacquiao. The Filipino boxer said earlier in the week that gay people were ‘worse than animals’. He subsequently apologized for any hurt his comments might have caused. Nike, which has sponsored him for just over eight […]

Pacquiao issues apology, faces backlash

Published in the Windy City Times. Boxer Manny Pacquiao issued what some are calling a weak apology after causing a storm by claiming gay people are “worse than animals,” The Daily Mail reported. The pugilist world champion made the comments in a television interview in the Philippines, where he is running for a senate seat […]