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“At Starbucks, writing your name on a cup and calling it out is a symbol of our warm welcome. It’s a small gesture, but it's symbolic of what we believe in: Recognition and acceptance, whoever you are, or want to be. We welcome everyone,” Starbucks U.K. noted in the YouTube description.

https://www.advocate.com/business/2020/2/03/starbucks-calls-trans-man-his-name-heartwarming-ad

Bravo, Starbucks!

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Glasgowghirl

I watched that ad earlier on TV and my 13 year old nephew was watching it too and I was expecting him to maybe ask me question about the ad but he didn't, I know if I saw that ad at his age 20 years ago I may have asked if the person was trans but this generation seem to be more open and understanding than the previous one. I know this will piss off a lot of bigots but I think it's a great move by Starbucks. 

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