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Walmart Adds Gender Identity And Expression Protections

By Zack Ford on September 28, 2011 at 3:40 pm

"Walmart Adds Gender Identity And Expression Protections"

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Walmart has not had a good record when it comes to LGBT inclusion or treating its employees with respect, but it recently took an important step forward on both fronts. According to the Windy City Times, the store has added gender identity and gender expression to its employee non-discrimination policy. Company spokesperson Phillip Keene said the change was precipitated by a standard review of the policy, not by complaints.

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