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Yelp Lastly Eliminates Anti-Transgender Slur From Browse Accomplishment …

Restaurant reviewing app Yelp allows users to filter for gender-neutral restrooms. The company also scored a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index, which measures the LGBT-friendliness of workplaces. But until earlier today, the Yelp search box across multiple devices would make suggestions that included the anti-transgender slur “tranny.” The search behavior was first highlighted on Twitter Monday night by the transgender personals website Transgenderdate.com. On devices tested by The Daily Beast Tuesday morning, beginning to type “tran-” in the Yelp search box brought […]

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