beverly hills hotel subject of boycott over ties
Beverly Hills Hotel The Subject Of Boycott Over Ties To Anti-Gay Brunei. The Beverly Hills Hotel has become the subject of a boycott by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activist groups after the owner, and leader of the small Southeast Asian nation Brunei, instituted outrageous anti-gay legislation in his home country. According...
The Sultan and the Salad. The Beverly Hills Hotel has been the subject of a boycott over the anti-gay policies of the sultan of Brunei, its owner. I USED to love going to the Beverly Hills Hotel on Sunset Boulevard, wandering its banana-leaf-patterned halls and communing with its glamorous ghosts and legends.
The annual Global Women's Rights Awards, co-chaired by Jay and Mavis Leno, moved from the Beverly Hills Hotel as part of the boycott. The awards, scheduled for Monday, will instead by held at the Hammer Museum.
Why the Beverly Hills Hotel Boycott Still Matters (Guest Column) Along with the two Los Angeles-based hotels, the Dorchester Collection includes such high-profile luxury hotels as London’s The Dorchester and 45 Park Lane, Paris’ Le Meurice and Hotel Plaza Athenee, Milan’s Hotel Principe di Savoia, and Hotel Eden in Rome.
Jay Leno Among Hollywood Stars Boycotting Beverly Hills Hotel. Enforcement would be limited to within the borders of Brunei. The annual Global Women's Rights Awards, co-chaired by Jay and Mavis Leno, moved from the Beverly Hills Hotel as part of the boycott. The awards instead were held at the Hammer Museum.
The hotel's ties to the Sultan of Brunei's 'state-sponsored homophobia' prompt a boycott and protest demonstration. Beverly Hills Hotel spokeswoman Jenna Duran said "we want people to know over the past 100 years our doors have always been open to this diverse world, and we invite everyone to come and experieince our hospitality.". Activists...
Beverly Hills Hotel boycott officially over. Meanwhile, at the concurrent Milan fashion week, where fashionistas had shunned Dorchester’s Principe di Savoia — VIPs have flocked back. “Not Americans, but Euros, Russians,” said an insider. “Lots of hypocrites.” Spotted there this week were Alexa Chung, Ellen von Unwerth and Bianca Brandolini.
The Beverly Hills Hotel is the subject of a boycott by an LGBT advocacy group over an anti-gay policy instituted by the owner of the hotel chain, the Sultan of Brunei.
The Beverly Hills Hotel, also known as “The Pink Palace,” has been the subject of a boycott by local groups due to its alleged affiliation with Brunei. (photo by Aaron Blevins) The boycott is being led by UNITE HERE, a union representing workers in the hospitality industry.
The Beverly Hills Hotel. For over a century, The Beverly Hills Hotel has been the spot for Hollywood’s brightest lights, the ultimate beacon of glamour. She greets you like a movie star from the moment you pass the iconic signage, step onto the signature red carpet and enter the grand lobby. Welcome to the legacy.