Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has vetoed legislation that would have allowed religious organizations to deny services and jobs to LGBT people. The decision came after many companies, including Disney, Coca-Cola and Home Depot, spoke out against the bill. Some companies threatened boycotts.
Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson speaks to NPR’s Marilyn Geewax about how businesses have helped influence social change in America.
This segment aired on March 29, 2016.