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This High School Has Some Bad News For Chick-Fil-A

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 09.12.2014 | Gay Voices

A California high school has nixed a student-run booster club's plans to sell Chick-fil-A sandwiches during a back-to-school night because of the rest...

Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Melissa Schwartz | Posted 08.27.2014 | Media
Melissa Schwartz

It's true, most of us will never have the resources to be major financial players in political campaigns. Our advocacy lies in our voice, and in our wallets.

The 3 Things You Can Do to Help Make a Brand Support Equality

Dr. Alexander Haldemann | Posted 08.04.2014 | Gay Voices
Dr. Alexander Haldemann

Although many brands support LGBT causes without pressure from the public, many do not. Why? Decisions about taking a side on equality often have to do with straight-forward number crunching.

Chick-Fil-A Hopes NYC Will Forget That Whole Hating-Gays Thing

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business

Chick-fil-A is hatching a plan to take over New York just two years after enraging much of the city. In a lengthy story in USA Today, an executive ...

Chick-Fil-A CEO Accused Of 'Selling Out' After Backtracking On Anti-Gay Remarks

Posted 03.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy now says he regrets getting his fast food chain involved in the debate over marriage equality, but one right-wing activist i...

You Won't Believe What Vandals Spray Painted Outside This Chick-Fil-A

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

Employees at a Tennessee-based Chick-fil-A franchise arrived Jan. 9 to find a pro-gay message spray-painted on the exterior of the restaurant. As ...

Starbucks Enters Same-Sex Marriage Boycott Wars

Sam Fiorella | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Sam Fiorella

The key here is that more often than not, controversy sells. Precedent seems to have been set. Expect more of these public 'us vs. them' stances being made by corporate CEOs and an equally decisive reaction from activists.

Even After a Year and a Half, 'Eat Mor Ignorance' Is More Like It

Matthew Lewis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Matthew Lewis

The other day a coworker asked me for my lunch order. At that point my stomach was already beating me to death, and I was ready to trade my firstborn child for a ham sandwich. I asked him where we were ordering from, and he said, "Chick-fil-A. Mmmmm!" I was torn.

The Loyalty Economy

Paul Gorrell, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Paul Gorrell, Ph.D.

For LGBT folks, a local protest like mine and global protests like those against Barilla and Russian vodka brands are not petty affairs. We want our dollars to go to companies that do good by us. For the LGBT community, the "loyalty economy" will always trump the "'thank you' economy."

Gwyneth Paltrow Hearts Chick-Fil-A?!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 09.18.2013 | Gay Voices

What the GOOP just came out of your mouth, Gwyneth?! Ms. Paltrow was on "Chelsea Lately" earlier this week speaking with her good friend Chelsea H...

Church Event Awards Heterosexual Couples With Free Chick-Fil-A

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2013 | Business

Chick-fil-A continues to be the fast-food of choice for gay marriage haters. The latest indication: An advertisement in a Dayton, Ohio newspaper of...

California Chick-Fil-A Does Something SHOCKING For Gay Marriage Supporters

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 03.29.2013 | Gay Voices

A California Chick-fil-A did something shocking for same-sex marriage supporters this week: Supported them. Corey Braun, the franchisee of the Chi...

Major University Nixes Chick-Fil-A

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 03.12.2013 | Gay Voices

In the wake of its 2012 anti-gay media firestorm, Chick-fil-A has been removed from the food court at Emory University. Think Progress points to a ...

Chick-Fil-A Sales Soar Despite Bad PR

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 02.11.2013 | Home

In the latest sign that all press is good press, Leon Stafford of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that Chick-fil-A's sales soared 12 percent...

Who Crossed The Road First: The Gay Man Or The Chicken?

justin adkins | Posted 03.31.2013 | Gay Voices
justin adkins

Here on The Huffington Post, Shane Windmeyer wrote a piece about becoming friends with Dan Cathy, the president and COO of Chick-fil-A. I was going to respond in the comments section, but I quickly realized that I had lots more than 250 words to say.

No, You Can't Go Back To Chick-Fil-A

Jamie McGonnigal | Posted 03.31.2013 | Gay Voices
Jamie McGonnigal

Campus Pride executive director Shane Windmeyer has issued the all-clear on behalf of Chick-fil-A, writing that he has seen tax forms proving that Chick-fil-A is no longer giving to the "most divisive" anti-gay groups. Nevertheless, there are enormous questions that arise.

Afternoon Links: Romney Advisor, Transgender Rights And Chick-Fil-A

Lila Shapiro | Posted 03.31.2013 | Gay Voices
Lila Shapiro

-- David Kochel, the top Iowa adviser for Mitt Romney's presidential campaign, is speaking out in support of same-sex marriage. "If we're the party of...

WATCH: 'Chow Down (At Chick-Fil-A)' Drag Queens Reunite For NSFW Gay Parody

Posted 01.28.2013 | Gay Voices

They're back! The drag queen trio of the hit song "Chow Down (At Chick-fil-A)" just released their new music video, "Boy Is A Bottom," a gay sex-th...

Chick-Fil-A To Open Second Downtown Store

Posted 01.10.2013 | Chicago

After a failed bid to set up shop in Logan Square, fried chicken sandwich chain Chick-Fil-A is expanding in Chicago — a whole eight-tenths of a mile...

Coupon Prank Sees Chick-Fil-A Patrons 'Trading' Their Homosexuality For A Chicken Sandwich

Posted 01.07.2013 | Gay Voices

Video of a humorous Chick-fil-A prank which shows two gay men "trading" their homosexuality for a chicken sandwich is making the blogosphere rounds. ...

Gay Chorus Offers A Spirited Holiday Tribute...To Chick-Fil-A

Posted 12.17.2012 | Gay Voices

North Carolina's One Voice Chorus offered up a spirited yuletide take on the anti-gay controversy surrounding Chick-fil-A. At a recent performance...

Food Companies Top List Of Year's Biggest PR Disasters

Posted 12.03.2012 | Home

Business Insider just released its list of the top PR disasters of 2012. And from the looks of it, the entire food world needs a new publicist. Six...

WATCH: Chick-Fil-A Superfans Camp Out Ahead Of Fast Food Restaurant's Opening

Posted 11.09.2012 | Gay Voices

Voters disheartened by the sweeping marriage equality victories in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington state found a little solace in the celebr...

Is Your Business Gay-Friendly? More and More Companies Are Banking On It

Philip Ellis | Posted 01.07.2013 | Business
Philip Ellis

There is a new and incredibly encouraging trend sweeping across our current commercial landscape, as more and more companies are finding new and innovative ways to show their support for LGBT rights and marriage equality.

Chick-Fil-A's Business Thrives Despite Anti-Gay Backlash

Posted 10.25.2012 | Gay Voices

Bad news for those angered by Chick-fil-A's stance toward lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights: despite the onslaught of negative publ...