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Pitfalls of the HRC Corporate Equality Index

Last month, I blogged about the 2009 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) of the Huma..., which rates companies on their diversity leadership with regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. As I have noted in the past, most notably in the New York Times, and in my doctoral dissertation, I believe that the CEI played a major role, along with the efforts of many transgender advocates, in the fact that, today, there are over 150 Fortune 500 companies (and several hundred US companies overall) with transgender workplace policies. However, as I have also noted, the climate for transgender employees in US workplaces, even those with transgender policies, is far from rosy. I received letters from a number of transgender employees in companies whose experiences were still difficult despite the fact that their companies received high ratings on the CEI. Here is one such story.

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