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Stop Chick-Fil-A From Forcing College Football Players To Wear Their Logo

Cyd Zeigler | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cyd Zeigler

For the gay football player or coach in Atlanta this Labor Day weekend, the words of Cathy, diminishing him to second-class citizenship, will be ringing in his ear. On that day, he will become a walking billboard for a symbol of his own oppression.

Dan Cathy Of Chick-fil-A: How About Lunch?

Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards | Posted 10.20.2012 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Janet Edwards

I see only one possibility for our society to move past and heal from our increasingly dangerous impasse: to have real conversations with one another. And I don't mean scripted, talking-point-filled debates that turn into a wrestling match.

Colleges Rally To Kick Chick-fil-A Off Campus

Shane L. Windmeyer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shane L. Windmeyer

I have no doubt that in the near future, colleges and universities will be moving away from the Chick-fil-A brand for dining options on campus. The signs of change are already here.

American Christians Cannot Claim Persecution

Emily Timbol | Posted 10.16.2012 | Religion
Emily Timbol

Christians have gone from a group of believers willing to die for a man that preached loving your enemies, to people who are known more for who they are against, than who they love.

The Age of Belief-Based Consumption

Ujwal Arkalgud | Posted 10.16.2012 | Business
Ujwal Arkalgud

When value systems are involved, audiences are more than happy to spread a brand's message into the marketplace.

A Christ-like Message Of Healing In Our Violent Times

C. Christopher Smith | Posted 10.16.2012 | Religion
C. Christopher Smith

Brian McLaren's new book is a soothing balm for the searing pain of our times; it may sting as it rubs up against our hostile convictions about justice, but ultimately, if we let it settle under our skin, it will begin a healing work.

Why It's Time to Get Corporations out of the Business of Giving

Mark Joseph | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics
Mark Joseph

Let's call a truce in the culture war and declare the consumer the winner by demanding that companies lower their prices and let their customers handle philanthropic giving as we see fit.

Cynthia Nixon, Mandy Patinkin, and Other Celebs on Chick-Fil-A: Hell To Tha No!

Evan Mulvihill | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Evan Mulvihill

Celebs may not quite be lining up in person at the picket line to protest Chick-Fil-A's donations to anti-gay groups, but they certainly are speaking up on the issue when prompted.

Your Religion Hurts

David Duran | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Duran

Here is my message to my Christian friends: If you love us so much and support us wholeheartedly, then stand up for us. Do not allow the fanatics to taint your goodness. That is precisely what is happening.

Fast Food Employees Threaten To Kill Managers

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.15.2012 | Business

The Colonel may have a mutiny on his hands. Four KFC and Pizza Hut chains in Nepal have suspended their operations after employees reportedly attac...

Allen West Mocks Congressional Black Caucus On Glenn Beck

The Huffington Post | Nate Willis | Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics

Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) called out the Congressional Black Caucus Monday for eating a Chick-fil-A dinner he provided, despite the restaurant CEO's st...

Can We Stop Using the 'Fat' Argument?

Zach Stafford | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Zach Stafford

By continuing to throw the anti-fat rhetoric at the folks at Chick-fil-A, we are not only being jerks to people for something that they may or may not be able to control, we are also isolating and attacking people within our own community.

Righting Our Lightly-Breaded Wrong: Why We Created

Natalie Taylor | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Natalie Taylor

So, into Chick-fil-A I walked, placing my order and diving into my nuggets and fries. Although I'd be lying if I said my lunch didn't taste delicious (seriously, how do they get that chicken so juicy?), the tinge of guilt I felt earlier grew with every chew.

WATCH: 'Hot On Gay Voices' Segment Airs On Newly Launched HuffPost Live Streaming Network

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Today marks the launch of HuffPost Live, the Huffington Post's new live streaming network. HuffPost Live is, as Arianna Huffington writes in her bl...

North Carolina College Suspends Chick-fil-A

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.14.2012 | College

Davidson College in North Carolina has become one of the first colleges in the country to give Chick-fil-A the boot. Students at Davidson began pro...

Gays Giveth And Gays Taketh Away: An Open Letter To Bailey Hanks

John Carroll | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
John Carroll

Bailey, you used gay people for your personal gain to make your dreams come true and then sold them down the river with your message condoning a company that is publicly known to donate money to anti-gay groups.

Another Chick-Fil-A Vandalized

Posted 08.13.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- As the Chick-fil-A gay rights controversy continues to simmer, one of the Georgia-based fast food chain's locations in Maryland was vand...

WATCH: Two Straight Men Make Out Intensely At Chick-Fil-A To Support Gay Marriage

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

If you're not feeling Chick-fil-A burn out by now, you're stronger than most folks. Ever since the fast food chain's President and COO Dan Cathy co...

Perry Says 'Political Correctness' Has To Stop, Cites Chick-Fil-A Controversy

Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) argued on Saturday that "political correctness has to stop" and turned to recent controversy surrounding Chick-Fil-A to make...

Chick-fil-A: What It's Really About

Greg Rikaart | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Greg Rikaart

Whether grown up bullies like Dan Cathy and Melissa Reeves realize it or not, they are directly or indirectly telling these vulnerable kids that there is something wrong with them, or they are somehow less than.

Acceptable Discrimination?

David A. Schwartz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David A. Schwartz

Why the double standard? What keeps gay discrimination out of the same category as racial discrimination?

Anti-Gay Pundit: Gays Should 'Bring Forth A Baby' Or Shut Up On Chick-Fil-A

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Pat Robertson has joined the chorus of those condemning Chick-fil-A's pro-LGBT rights protesters, challenging them to "to bring forth a baby from that...

5 Simple Facts About Chick-fil-A

Shane L. Windmeyer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shane L. Windmeyer

You can't just tell students who disagree to not eat the chicken sandwich. Colleges have to take responsibility for the facts and realize that student-meal-plan money is going to fund a documented hate group that works to aggressively harm students on their campus.

The Chick-fil-A Controversy: Decision to Boycott Should Be Strictly a Personal Decision

Steven Kurlander | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Steven Kurlander

Boycotting is supposed to be a private matter of ostracizing a person or group. Normally, participating in a boycott is a decision by an individual to join others in a protest movement to abstain from patronizing or supporting another person, group or business.

Poll Signals Political Split On Chick-Fil-A

Posted 08.10.2012 | Politics

A new survey from Public Policy Polling finds a political split on where voters stand on Chick-Fil-A in North Carolina. Individuals describing them...