Cracker Barrel Makes Great Strides: It's Now Only the Third Worst Place for Gays to Work

The Cracker Barrel restaurant chain is rated the country's third worst workplace for gay people by the Human Rights Campaign, the GLBT lobbying group and political action committee. It's an annual survey assessing corporate treatment of GLBT employees at hundreds of the largest and most successful American companies. The Lebanon-based Cracker Barrel earned its place in the survey because the company doesn't prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender, provide partner benefits, or require diversity training that includes sexual orientation.

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