Gays

  • Twitter Teams Up With GLAAD, MLB on Spirit Day Emoji

    … Twitter is marking Spirit Day Thursday (Oct. 20) with a custom purple hashtag-triggered emoji. Spirit Day is an annual anti-bullying initiative spearheaded by GLAAD in support of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) youth. The social network announced that it teamed up with GLAAD and Major League Baseball on the initiative…

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  • LGBTQ Pride Month on Twitter

    … Twitter marked LGBTQ Pride Month in June with a special emoji for #LoveIsLove and a reaffirmation of the company’s policy. There has never been a more urgent time for love. #LoveIsLove pic.twitter.com/9qsEqoumAL — TwitterOpen (@TwitterOpen) June 13, 2016 TwitterOpen lead Jim Halloran wrote in a blog post: Our platform will continue to champion…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 12 readers -
  • Facebook Responds to Protest Over Real-Name Policy

    … as a way to target and maliciously bully people they find objectionable for whatever reason. We were trying to get Facebook to understand that for the past nine months, and no significant changes were made. We’ve reached our breaking point. Last October, Facebook chief product officer Chris Cox issued a lengthy apology, saying in part: Our policy has…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 18 readers -
  • GLAAD, Instagram Team Up On #PridePortraits

    … The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and Instagram joined forces on photo campaign #PridePortraits, in which users of the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network are encouraged to post photos of what LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) pride means to them. Three winners will also be selected to receive behind…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 9 readers -
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