Full Equality for LGBT Workers with Jerame Davis of Pride at Work - 5:34
"We?re seeing a lot of backlash now, for instance, places like North Carolina, et cetera, where laws are being passed despite the fact that marriage equality is the case in all 50 states."
Posted Jun 10, 2016
In 29 states, it is legal to fire a worker for being gay, lesbian, or bisexual. That number increases to 32 states for transgender and/or gender nonconforming workers. What is the state of workplace equality for the LGBT workforce A discussion with Jerame Davis, Executive Director of Pride at Work. Davis stated, "We re seeing a lot of backlash now, for instance, places like North Carolina, et cetera, where laws are being passed despite the fact that marriage equality is the case in all 50 states. The Supreme Court has ruled multiple times now, even. And yet we're seeing that backlash, so there s certainly a cultural issue." Visit Pride at Work on the web, on Facebook or follow on Twitter.
Produced by: National Newsmakers Team
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