Target Selling PRIDE SHIRTS TO HELP PRO-GAY MARRIAGE GROUP - -HOMELAND SECURITY IS SUPPORTING A GAY PRIDE CELEBRATION
TARGET SELLING PRIDE SHIRTS TO HELP PRO-GAY MARRIAGE GROUP AND REPORTEDLY BLOCKING EMAILS FROM THOSE COMPLAINING
Target Corp. is selling gay pride T-shirts to raise money for a group working to defeat a same-sex marriage ban in Minnesota and is reportedly blocking emails from one group complaining about it.
The Minneapolis-based retailer which came under fire two years ago for a $150,000 campaign donation in support of a gay marriage opponent is currently selling special shirts with all proceeds benefiting the Family Equality Council.
HOMELAND SECURITY IS SUPPORTING A GAY PRIDE CELEBRATION
On June 7, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is holding a gay-themed event called the June Pride Ceremony. The hour-long gathering, scheduled to take place from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., will feature DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano as a guest speaker, among others. The purpose of the event is to commemorate June Pride Month, while also marking a year of significant progress for DHS Pride and for the LGBT community.