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WATCH: Chick-Fil-A's New Mascot

Posted 09.26.2012 | Comedy

Earlier this week, the Jim Henson Company cut ties with Chick-Fil-A after the fast food chain's CEO spoke out in opposition of same-sex marriage. ...

Tim Thomas Stirs Controversy On Facebook (Again)

The Huffington Post | Jason St. Angelo | Posted 07.27.2012 | Sports

Former Boston Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas may be taking a year off from the NHL but that doesn't mean that he's keeping quiet. The outspoken MVP of t...

Chick-Fil-A Manager: Boycotting Fast Food Chain 'Hurts A Lot Of People'

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.01.2012 | Business

Not everyone who works at Chick-fil-A is against gay marriage. And the company's stance on the issue may end up harming workers who support the cause....

I'll Miss You, Chick-Fil-A

Chez Pazienza | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics
Chez Pazienza

I've never been one of those people to let a little corporate malfeasance stand in the way of getting what I want. But, you've gotta draw the line somewhere, and Chik-Fil-A's Dan Cathy essentially saying, "Screw gay people because they're an affront to God," is as good a place as any.

Chick-Fil-A, Do You Really Want to Run Your Company on Biblical Values?

Juliet Jeske | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Juliet Jeske

I don't quite understand how Christians who cite these six scant verses in the Bible that condemn homosexuality conveniently ignore some of the more extreme laws.

WATCH: Whoopi Gets Heated Over Chick-Fil-A Ban

Posted 07.27.2012 | Media

Several co-hosts of "The View" defended Chick-Fil-A after Chicago and Boston moved to block the chain from opening new locations. On Wednesday, a ...

Does Chick-Fil-A Have Any Out LGBT People in Management?

Scott Wooledge | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Scott Wooledge

I'm just curious, does Chick-Fil-A have any out and proud gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender members of its management employed at any of 1,600 stores, in any of the 39 states it operates franchises?

Alderman Faces Backlash Over Plan To Block Chick-fil-A's Expansion

Posted 07.26.2012 | Chicago

A Chicago alderman is taking heat this week after announcing his Mayor Rahm Emanuel-backed plans to block fast-food chain Chick-fil-A's expansion into...

Shut Down Chick-fil-A Properly

James Peron | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
James Peron

Chick-fil-A owner Don Cathy may deny me equality of rights, but I cannot lower myself to his level and deny him equality of rights. He has the right to ignorant opinions, and the right to run restaurants.

Boston Mayor To Chick-Fil-A President: Anti-Gay Stance Is 'Insult' To City

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The media firestorm over Chick-fil-A's financial contributions to anti-gay organizations seems to have no end in sight. Now, after Boston Mayor Th...

Mike Huckabee Is Not Necessarily a Good Ally for Chick-Fil-A

Alvin McEwen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Alvin McEwen

If Chick-Fil-A is attempting to quell its argument with the gay community, gaining the support of a man who compared being gay to having sex with corpses isn't a smart move.

Santorum Goes To Bat For Chick-Fil-A

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics

Former GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum took to social media on Wednesday to announce his support for fast food chain Chick-fil-A in the wake ...

'Big Gay' Vs. Chick-Fil-A: 'Glee' Hunk Shames Chain While Pundit Vows Support

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Glee" star Grant Gustin might be the latest celebrity to shame Chick-fil-A for its confirmed anti-gay stance, but other high-profile voices are conti...

Homophobic Chick-fil-A Deserves A Plague Of Protest

Steven Kurlander | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Steven Kurlander

It's time for public officials, school districts, and institutions such as the NCAA to cancel the fast-food chain's operations at public facilities and sporting events and make the company pay a price for its bigoted, impious attitude toward gay Americans.

Alderman To Block City's Second Chick-Fil-A Over Chain's Anti-Gay Views

Posted 07.26.2012 | Chicago

A Chicago alderman announced this week that he plans to block Chick-fil-A's plans to open a new restaurant in the district he represents following rec...

Back to Chicken & Biscuits: The Five-Step Plan to End Chick-fil-A's PR Nightmare

Mark Pettit | Posted 09.24.2012 | Business
Mark Pettit

Like a towering oak tree, those views are rooted deeply in religion and nothing short of a flood of Biblical proportions will dislodge them. But what I do expect is that Mr. Cathy will put the good of his employees first.

Is Chick-Fil-A Lying To Customers About Recalling Jim Henson Kids' Meal Toys?

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Last week, the Jim Henson Company announced it would no longer partner with Chick-fil-A in the wake of the fast food company's acknowledged support of...

Chick-fil-huh? Trying to Make Sense of Dan Cathy's Bird-brained Business Decision

Christina Pesoli | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Christina Pesoli

Based on appearances, this is a company that knows what it's doing business-wise. But publicly taking a controversial position on the biggest civil rights issue of our time doesn't exactly seem like a smart business move.

'The Onion' Introduces Chick-Fil-A's 'New Homophobic Sandwich'

The Onion | Posted 07.24.2012 | Home

As part of its recent efforts to publicly align itself with fundamentalist Christian values, the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain announced today the debu...

Mike Huckabee Calls For 'Chick Fil-A Appreciation Day'

Posted 07.25.2012 | Religion

Mike Huckabee, the former governor of Arkansas and Fox News host, has had enough of what he called the "vicious hate speech and intolerant bigotry" ai...

Empowered Consumers Can Change The World - But Will They?

John Friedman | Posted 09.23.2012 | Business
John Friedman

Chick-fil-A has done the right thing by being transparent. I believe that the more that stakeholders know about a company the better they are able to make informed decisions. Now it is up to consumers to act.

An Open Letter To Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy

Bert Montgomery | Posted 09.23.2012 | Religion
Bert Montgomery

I love Chick-fil-A. I truly do. And I have great respect for your values and your decision to be closed on Sundays and Christian holidays. I also love my gay friends. I really do. And I am convinced that loving Chick-fil-A and loving my gay friends do NOT have to be mutually exclusive.

'Muppets' Makers Sever Ties With Chick-Fil-A Over Anti-Gay Stance (UPDATED)

The Huffington Post | Kevin Burra | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Update on July 25 at 4:00pm: A representative from The Jim Henson Company told The Huffington Post that the company no longer has any affiliation with...

Why I Walked Into Chick-fil-A

Joanne Spataro | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joanne Spataro

While boycotting an establishment is a valid form of opposition, I'm much more of a sit-in, Woolworth's Lunch Counter type of person. I will not move from my table until you make me leave, and I won't be bribed to eat anything, even if it is free.

Holy Cow, What a Mess: Chick-fil-A and Its Public Relations Crisis

Mark Pettit | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mark Pettit

Mr. Cathy needs to understand that while his company is privately held, it is publicly supported. Thousands of gay people work and eat at Chick-fil-A every day. That will change quickly.