Barilla Meets with LGBT Groups
Guido Barilla, owner of the Barilla pasta company, has met with Italian LGBT associations, according to Gay Star News. Guido Barilla recently made the headlines for his anti-gay remarks. Barilla apologized once again to the LGBT community and proposed "some pro-gay policies in the future." Barilla met with Arcigay, Arcilesbica, Famiglie Arcobaleno, Gaynet and Equality Italia associations at the Regione Emilia-Romagna headquarters, where former Arcigay president and current regional counselor, Franco Grillini has his office. Grillini said that Barilla was "really worried [about] the boycotting in North America."