Tag: civil rights

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics
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Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary
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Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution invites local, national and international tourists to visit the Commonwealth of Virginia as we commemorate ... Read More

Coca-Cola’s ‘political-correctness-gone-mad’ Ramadan campaign irks Norwegians
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Coca-Cola’s ‘political-correctness-gone-mad’ Ramadan campaign irks Norwegians

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

A campaign launched by Coca-Cola Norway aimed at celebrating the Islamic holy month of Ramadan has sparked accusations of political ... Read More

FAA provides aviation careers to people with disabilities
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FAA provides aviation careers to people with disabilities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced a pilot program to help prepare people with disabilities for careers in air ... Read More

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries
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Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Thanks to legal improvements for trans- and intersex persons as well as anti-hate crime initiatives, Portugal for the first time ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place
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Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

Towering over Brickell Avenue, Conrad Miami offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations, a serene rooftop pool, sprawling vistas of the ... Read More

African American travel: $63 billion opportunity
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African American travel: $63 billion opportunity

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

The second study in a series documenting the impact of African American travelers demonstrates their growing contribution to the United ... Read More

Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA
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Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA

editor editor- December 19, 2018

SKÅL International USA is currently the largest National Committee within Skål International with 2,000 members and 50 clubs nationwide. And ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau goes LGBT with IGLTA at the Annual Global Convention in Toronto
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Guam Visitors Bureau goes LGBT with IGLTA at the Annual Global Convention in Toronto

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2018

On May 8th 2018, the Guam Visitors Bureau attended the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) Annual Global Convention, ... Read More

In honor of Dr. King, all US national parks offer free admission
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In honor of Dr. King, all US national parks offer free admission

editor editor- January 10, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - To celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the US government is offering free admissoin to all ... Read More

Judge approves trial for Muslims removed from US Airways flight
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Judge approves trial for Muslims removed from US Airways flight

editor editor- July 25, 2009

A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy group today hailed what it termed a "major victory" in the case ... Read More

AAPR blasts United Airlines decision to discriminate against people of size
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AAPR blasts United Airlines decision to discriminate against people of size

editor editor- April 18, 2009

The Association for Airline Passenger Rights (AAPR) today blasted the decision by United Airlines to violate the civil rights of ... Read More

Civil rights groups demand tourism chief to resign
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Civil rights groups demand tourism chief to resign

editor editor- September 22, 2008

HONOLULU - Several civil rights groups are calling for the resignation of the state's top tourism executive because of racist ... Read More

LAX employees walked off their jobs today
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LAX employees walked off their jobs today

editor editor- August 29, 2008

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 28, 2008) - Airline service workers representing the 2,500 employees who provide services from 'curb to ... Read More

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