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Chick-fil-A VP of public relations dies unexpectedly of apparent heart attack

Saturday, July 28, 2012
ATLANTA -- Don Perry, the chief spokesman and Vice-President of Public Relations for fast-food chain Chick-fil-A, died Firday morning of an apparent heart attack. [ Read more → ]
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Outrage escalates into public relations debacle for anti-gay Chick-fil-A

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
The fallout over remarks made by Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy last week, stating his opposition to LGBT rights, and in particular same-sex marriage, has turned into a public relations debacle for the Atlanta-based fast food chain. [ Read more → ]
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Equality Illinois kicks off statewide campaign targeting anti-gay Chick-fil-A

Tuesday, July 24, 2012
CHICAGO -- LGBT advocacy group Equality Illinois on Tuesday kicked off a multi-faceted "Flick-the-Hate" campaign aimed at Illinois communities where Chick-fil-A has franchises, a response to the fast-food chain's millions of dollars in donatons to anti-LGBT organizations, and anti-gay comments from its president. [ Read more → ]
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Muppets creators end partnership with Chick-fil-A over anti-gay sentiments

Sunday, July 22, 2012
The Jim Henson Company, the entertainment organization that traces its origins to the founding of The Muppets in 1958 by puppeteer Jim Henson, has ended its affiliation with Chick-fil-A over the restaurant chain’s anti-gay sentiments. [ Read more → ]
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Mayor: ‘Chick-fil-A or whatever the hell the name is,’ doesn’t belong in Boston

Friday, July 20, 2012
Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino on Thursday vowed to block fast-food chain Chick-fil-A from opening a restaurant near the city's "Freedom Trail," a response to comments by the chain's president that gay marriage is “inviting God’s judgment on our nation.” [ Read more → ]
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This is why Chick-fil-A sucks…

Thursday, July 19, 2012
While contributing to organizations that align with your beliefs is indeed the right of any person or corporation, it is also the right of citizens to research the work of the organizations you contribute to and make their shopping choices accordingly. Let’s take a look at how you are supporting anit-gay bigotry around the globe when you buy some waffle fries (or anything else at Chick-fil-A)... [ Read more → ]
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Anti-gay Chick-fil-A: ‘Gulity as charged’ in support of ‘traditional marriage’

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Fast-food chain Chick-fil-A — embroiled in a recent controversy surrounding the millions of dollars it donated to anti-gay organizations — has three words for gay rights advocates: “Guilty as charged.” [ Read more → ]
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University students block Chick-fil-A from student center over anti-gay donations

Friday, March 2, 2012
BOSTON -- Students at Northeastern University have blocked fast-food chain Chick-fil-A from opening a restaurant on its Boston campus, citing the chains financial support of anti-gay rights organizations. [ Read more → ]
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Report: Chick-fil-A donated nearly $2 million to anti-gay causes in 2009

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
New IRS 990 forms reveal that fast-food restaurant chain Chick-fil-A donated nearly $2 million to anti-gay groups in 2009, reports Equality Matters. [ Read more → ]
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