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Utah elementary school’s partnership with Chick-fil-A upsets parents

| Wednesday, September 12, 2012
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DRAPER, Utah -- Some parents in this suburban Salt Lake City community are expressing concern over a recent decision by Draper Elementary to have a local Chick-fil-A franchise sponsor a school spirit night, and provide catering for students celebrating birthdays during the school year.

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N.C. college suspends Chick-fil-A from late night student events

| Monday, August 13, 2012
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DAVIDSON, N.C. -- Students at Davidson College, a private liberal arts college in Davidson, N.C., want the school to quit serving Chick-fil-A food at school sponsored late-night events in protest of the fast-food chain’s donations to anti-gay organizations.

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Chick-fil-A vandalized with marriage equality stickers, rainbow flags

| Monday, August 13, 2012
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FREDERICK, Md. -- A Chick-fil-A restaurant located on on Urbana Pike in Frederick, Md., was vandalized in the early morning hours on Sunday, according to a spokesman for Frederick County sheriff's office.

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Matt Barber: Gay activists are ‘deceived by the enemy of the world, Satan’

KYLE MANTYLA | Right Wing Watch | Monday, August 6, 2012
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On Friday, Matt Barber called in to "AFA Today" with Buster Wilson to discuss the success of Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day as well as efforts by gay activists to organize "kiss-ins" at Chick-fil-A restaurants across the country.

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Same-sex couples stage nationwide ‘kiss-in’ to protest anti-gay Chick-fil-A

| Saturday, August 4, 2012
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Thousands of same-sex couples across the country on Friday gathered outside Chick-fil-A restaurants for a "kiss-in," just two days after the company reportedly set a sales record when customers flocked to the restaurants to show support for the fast-food chain president's opposition to gay marriage.

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Religious bigotry on display: ‘Fuck you queers,’ say Chick-fil-A patrons

| Saturday, August 4, 2012
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In an act of ultimate intellectual cowardice, conservatives have decided to equate any and all criticism of Dan Cathy and his homophobic views/actions, as an attack on his right to freedom of speech. By childishly inciting the false notion that Cathy is a victim of censorship, numerous right wing politicians and preachers have managed to, once again, stir up fear and resentment towards the LGBT community, giving people a gateway in which to wantonly parade their bigotry and spite.

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Arizona business executive fired for video criticizing Chick-fil-A

| Friday, August 3, 2012
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TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Tucson businessman was fired from his job on Thursday after posting a video online of himself in a Chick-fil-A drive-thru the day prior, in which he voiced his opposition to the company's CEO and the chain's financial support of anti-gay organizations.

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Gay artist claims responsibility for ‘Tastes like hate’ grafitti at Chick-fil-A

| Friday, August 3, 2012
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TORRENCE, Calif. -- A Los Angeles-area Chick-fil-A was vandalized overnight with the message "Tastes like hate" scrawled in large black lettering on the wall of the restaurant, mimicking the chain's advertising.

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Chick-fil-A ‘Appreciation Day’ round-up: Intolerance on display

ZACK FORD
Editor, Think Progress LGBT
| Thursday, August 2, 2012
Kansas City's Chick-fil-A, like locations across the country, had a line out the door yesterday.
Wednesday was Mike Huckabee’s Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, and opponents of marriage equality turned out in droves to proudly support the anti-gay restaurant chain. Religious bullying was on display at locations around the country as people as the media continued to conflate homophobia with Christianity.

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Chicago GOP calls for investigation into Alderman’s proposed Chick-fil-A ban

By Tony Merevick| Chicago Phoenix | Wednesday, August 1, 2012
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Chicago Republican Party leaders filed a complaint with Attorney General Lisa Madigan and the Illinois Department of Human Rights Wednesday, alleging that Alderman Proco “Joe” Moreno violated provisions of the state’s Human Rights Act and the First Amendment, when he said he would block Chick-fil-A from opening its second Chicago location in his ward.

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