American companies should use their power to extend important civil liberties to LGBTQ+ people

Every year since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that same-sex marriage is legal in the United States, Sandia Mesa has changed its social media icon to a version of their social media icon with a rainbow background during the month of June. However, we don’t simply do this because we want publicity points. We don’t do this just to profit off of rainbow decorated stuff exclusively available only during one month. We do this to celebrate a remarkable moment for civil rights in United States history. But more importantly, we do this because we truly believe that regardless of the personal beliefs of anybody who works with us, LGBTQ+ people deserve the same rights to publish and express their thoughts and ideas as everyone else.

Continue reading “American companies should use their power to extend important civil liberties to LGBTQ+ people”