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Volvo queer ad wins Ogilvy award
Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (VCNA) received the esteemed David Ogilvy Award for its innovative use of research in advertising by the Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) at the ARF David Ogilvy Awards Dinner at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City on April 27. More

Diversity is good for the economy
Antigay discrimination is bad for the U.S. economy says a heterosexual economics professor. It is one that more and more businesses and cities are taking seriously, and one that could have a big impact on the future of gay people's pursuit of equal rights.

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    The need for living will
    A lot of legislation that discriminates against gays and lesbians has been removed in South Africa, but same-gender marriages are not yet legal, and having a living will may save you a lot of hassles.

    Wills and estates
    Lesbian and gays should be aware that in the event of a the death of a same-sex partner where there is no will, the surviving partner is unlikely to inherit anything.

    * stories supplied by the Lesbian and Gay Equality Project and QFN


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