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Without specifically mentioning Indiana's controversial "religious freedom" law or the similar Arkansas bill, Target addresses the issue of laws that could discriminate against the LGBT community in a post on Target's blog A Bullseye View. With the headline of "Standing Up," the post reads:
In recent days, we’ve heard from you, our guests. You’ve asked us for Target’s thoughts about what it means to have an inclusive culture. You’ve asked us if, given the current conversations taking place across our country, we were taking a stand. And while most of those have been one-on-one conversations as you have called or emailed us, we wanted to take time to share our thoughts more broadly. They are simple. Everyone deserves to feel like they belong. And you’ll always be accepted, respected and welcomed here.