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187 companies, including Bloomberg, Tinder, and Ben & Jerry’s, teamed up to slam abortion restrictions sweeping southern states

Don't Ban Equality ad, protests

  • The top executives of 187 companies signed a full-page ad in The New York Times, published Monday, criticizing new abortion restrictions sweeping multiple US states.
  • Banks, tech companies, fashion brands, and entertainment companies signed an open letter that calls workplace equality “one of the most important business issues of our time.”
  • Bloomberg, Ben & Jerry’s, Slack, Yelp, and Tinder, are among the signatories.
  • They said restrictions on reproductive services, including abortion, is “bad for business” and “threatens the health, independence and economic stability of our employees and customers.”
  • The letter did not name any states, but Ohio, Mississippi, Louisiana, Georgia, Missouri, and Alabama are read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com