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Chick-fil-A releases internal document, says donations ‘mischaracterized’ as doubts grow

Thursday, September 20, 2012
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Following intense skepticism after news broke late Tuesday that Chick-fil-A will no longer donate to anti-gay organizations and a new report in the The Advocate renewing concerns about its giving policies, the company has issued a document that it says “thoroughly” outlines the company’s policy. However, the statement seems to have done little to convince LGBT activists that its policies have changed.

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Chick-fil-A to end anti-gay donations, mandates equal treatment of gays

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
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CHICAGO -- After months of negotiations with Chicago Alderman Proco “Joe” Moreno over its anti-gay positions and donations, Chick-fil-A has agreed to cease donations from its non-profit charity to anti-gay organizations and issued a company-wide internal mandate calling for the equal treatment of all employees and customers, the alderman said.

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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’

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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