Wal-Mart has been careful in how it tackles issues in the public domain and retains a reputation for conservatism that traces to its origins in a small Arkansas town.
Wal-Mart support of gay rights turns on business
Even after that change, the lawsuit says, Wal-Mart workers still live with the uncertainty of losing spousal coverage. Please tell us what you liked about it. Wal-Mart, the largest private U. Do not question others' faith just because you disagree with them. A long-time Wal-Mart employee sued the company on Tuesday, saying an older policy of denying health insurance benefits to the spouses of gay employees violated the law. The agreement is an indication that Wal-Mart is totally committed to supporting the homosexual movement. Charisma Media is not responsible or liable in any way for comments posted by its users.
If you have been denied access to comment due to a violation of these terms please do not create multiple accounts in an attempt to circumvent the system. In Wal-Mart added gender identity to its nondiscrimination policy and in announced it would extend benefits to same-sex partners. Get the Monitor Stories you care about delivered to your inbox. Also, call your local Wal-Mart manager and express your concerns. Get Spirit-filled content delivered right to your inbox! The commission in recent years has pioneered the argument that employment discrimination against gay people is a form of gender discrimination, since it would not happen if an employee were of the opposite sex, but it has not been vetted by courts.