Match Group

Media and Entertainment, Software and Services

Corporate Bias Rating

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Rating - Danger
High Risk


Match Group is the parent company of, Tinder, Hinge, and other online dating services. Match Group has banned various conservative users from its platforms. Match Group scored a 100 on the 2023 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) from the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), a political stakeholder group. By complying with the HRC’s controversial demands, Match Group increases the risk of dividing employees, alienating customers and harming shareholders. The company covers transgender-related medical costs for its employees and their children and provides specific sexual orientation and gender identity-based benefits. It also uses sex and gender ideology criteria in employee recruitment, vendor selection, and philanthropic support. Match Group uses its reputation and corporate funds to support controversial sex and gender ideologies and organizations. The company provides a benefits package for employees which covers travel/lodging costs for an abortion and transgender medical procedures for covered employees and dependents, including children. The company does not provide its employees with protections against viewpoint discrimination but has not publicly terminated business relationships based on views or beliefs. Match Group funds Black Lives Matter and Planned Parenthood and is a platinum partner of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). Match advocates for the Equality Act, pro-abortion policy, and more. For these reasons, Match Group receives a High Risk rating.

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