Target Bows to Backlash Over Transgender Merchandise, Says Changes Coming

Posted on AllSides May 24th, 2023
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Target on Tuesday said it will make "adjustments" to its LGBTQ+ pride merchandise following criticism from conservatives.

The big-box retailer has faced boycott calls from conservatives in recent weeks over its pride line, specifically items tailored to the transgender community, which it has carried in years prior but has drawn more attention this year amid debate over LGBTQ+ rights across the United States. Conservatives have targeted several other companies, including Bud Light, over their support for the LGBTQ+ community in recent months.

Portions of the company's pride collection will be...

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