Tuesday, September 30, 2008

American Airlines Endorses Inclusive ENDA

American Airlines officially endorses an Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) that is inclusive of sexual orientation & gender identity. Please show them your appreciation by supporting the company and sending a thank you letter!

"(We are) proud to express our strong support of federal workplace non-discrimination legislation that would extend basic job protections to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans. We are proud to have been the first major airline to implement same-sex domestic partner benefits, first to implement both sexual orientation and gender identity in our workplace non-discrimination policies, and first to have a recognized LGBT employee resource group –GLEAM,"
American Airlines is a corporate leader in the resurgent effort to remind Congress of the will of the American people by writing a letter in support of a fully inclusive ENDA. Please show your appreciation by emailing American Airlines customer relations and to fly American!"

Crossposted via our friends at Planet Transgender


thegayte-keeper said...

it's about time...

Laurie said...

American has always been that way. They
have several gays and lesbians in the office
where my mom works.

I wouldn't fly American though...Nor would I
fly Delta or any of the others...No offense
but I don't wanna pay for the expensive
things the CEOs get themselves.


Anonymous said...

Cool! even corporate gays and lesbians can act m0rally. Whouda thunkit?

Of course, this is probably just a paper tiger to make themselves look good. Any G and L dominated group is totally unlikely to give a S!!t about transfolk.

Queers United said...

anonymous - you are jumping to conclusions again and your posts are homophobic. there are many gays/lesbians who care about trans rights, i am one of them, there are also many trans who care about gay rights. united we stand, divided we fall.

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