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Chick-fil-A Will Focus Charitable Donations on ‘Education, Homelessness and Hunger’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 18, 2019 at 5:00pm 11/18/2019 at 5:00pm
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Chick-fil-A President and COO Tim Tassopoulos told Bisnow its foundation will no longer donate to faith-based organizations:

After donating to more than 300 charitable organizations this year, the Atlanta-based fast-food chain will instead focus on three initiatives with one accompanying charity each: education, homelessness and hunger.

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Faculty at Purdue University Fights Effort to Bring Chick-fil-A to Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/22/2019 at 12:00pm

The left’s obsession with Chick-fil-A is ridiculous. And these are faculty members, not students.

The Journal and Courier reports:

Purdue faculty fights back against university’s support for Chick-fil-A on campus

Not happy that Chick-fil-A was coming to the West Lafayette campus – and even less pleased with the impression that Purdue’s administration ignored their...

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Amid LGBT Protests, First UK Chick-fil-A to Close in Six Months

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 6:00pm 10/20/2019 at 6:00pm
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Students and Faculty at Purdue University Consider Measure to Keep Chick-fil-A Off Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 13, 2019 at 8:00am 9/13/2019 at 8:00am

This is so ridiculous. Some people on the left simply can’t accept the fact that it’s just a chicken sandwich restaurant.

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University of Kansas Faculty Wants School to Boot ‘Bastion of Bigotry’ Chick-fil-A From Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 30, 2019 at 7:00am 8/30/2019 at 7:00am
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The faculty at the University of Kansas has asked Chancellor Doug Girod to boot delicious Chick-fil-A from campus. The outrage comes after the school gave the magnificent fast-food restaurant a prime location in the student union. From The Kansas City Star (emphasis mine):

“KU granted Chick-fil-A, a bastion of bigotry, a prime...

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Discussion of Chick-fil-A Leads to Infighting Among UW Madison College Democrats

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 10:00am 7/30/2019 at 10:00am

This story perfectly illustrates how progressives often hinder progress by obsessing over identity items.

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UW Madison College Dems at each other’s throats over Chick-fil-A

A University of Wisconsin – Madison College Democrat published an op-ed in the school’s student newspaper after she expressed concern over the group’s support for Chick-fil-A, citing...

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FAA Investigating Religious Discrimination Allegations Against Airports That Excluded Chick-Fil-A

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 26, 2019 at 7:30pm 5/26/2019 at 7:30pm
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Back in 2012, the SJW contingent of the perpetually outraged set their sights on Chick-Fil-A, and Legal Insurrection was proud to take part in Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day by publishing numerous reader photos.

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Rider University Dean Resigns Over Ban on Chick-fil-A in Defense of Company’s Christian Values

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/5/2019 at 1:00pm
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In the fall of 2018, Rider University in New Jersey surveyed students to find out which restaurant they would like to have on campus. Students preferred Chick-fil-A, but that choice was rejected by university leadership, which felt the company’s corporate values were insufficiently inclusive.

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New Yorker Magazine Frets Over ‘Creepy Infiltration’ of Christian Chick-fil-A

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 10:00am 4/14/2018 at 10:00am

If you weren’t already convinced that the New Yorker embodies the idea of snobbish, urban, limousine liberals, here’s a story which should confirm it for you once and for all.

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Florida Democrats Fuming Over Chick-fil-A Voter Registration Drive

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 7:00pm 10/1/2016 at 7:00pm
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As you likely recall,  we’ve been covering the the progressive left’s problem with Chick-fil-A dating back several years.  To celebrate Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, we requested and then published reader Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day photos.  Good times.

In Florida, Chick-fil-A is spear-heading a voter registration drive that has local Democrats fuming.

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Bill de Blasio Picks-a-Fight with Chick-fil-A because he’s a ______

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 9, 2016 at 9:37pm 5/9/2016 at 9:37pm
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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio has his problems, including a probe into alleged campaign fundraising improprieties.

So what did he do?

Pick-a-Fight with Chick-fil-A.

Via BizPac Review (h/t Bo Snerdly):

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called for a boycott of popular restaurant chain Chick-fil-A, presumably for its founder, Dan Cathy’s, past public statements...

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Chick-fil-A Comes Out in New York City

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 5, 2015 at 8:00pm 10/5/2015 at 8:00pm

Manhattan’s first Chick-fil-A opened this weekend and despite liberal misgivings of the closed-on-Sundays fast food chain, the demand for chicken sandwiches wrapped around the block.

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Ex-CFO Who Berated Chick-fil-A Employee Still Jobless

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 8:00pm 3/28/2015 at 8:00pm

Back in 2012, gay marriage activists targeted Chick-fil-A for the company owner’s traditional stance on the issue.

One such protester was Adam Smith, who decided to make a video of himself berating an innocent Chick-fil-A drive through employee who responded to his attack with grace and respect.

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Chick-fil-A Founder’s Appreciation Day

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 8, 2014 at 7:30pm 9/8/2014 at 7:30pm

S. Truett Cathy, the founder of Chick-fil-A, died today at the age of 93.

The Wall Street Journal reports:

Mr. Cathy, an entrepreneur from an early age, built Chick-fil-A from a small diner founded in an Atlanta suburb 68 years ago into the top fast-food chicken chain in the U.S. Known for its...

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Before Brendan Eich, they came for the Mormons

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 5:45pm 4/5/2014 at 5:45pm

A boycott and pressure campaign was launched against Brendan Eich, recently named CEO of Mozilla (which owns the Firefox browser), because in 2008 he contributed to a pro-Proposition 8 group. Eich resigned after a revolt against him at his own company due to his contribution.

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Shooter targeting Family Research Council wanted to “smear Chick-fil-A in their faces” after murders

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 8, 2013 at 12:36pm 2/8/2013 at 12:36pm

This past August, the Family Research Council, an pro-Christian values nonprofit that promotes “faith, family, and freedom in public policy,” was the target of gunman Floyd Corkins who opened fire declared in the lobby of their DC headquarters. The professor wrote about how Corkins used the Southern Poverty Law Center’s...

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Chick-fil-A fires back at media’s mischaracterization of their giving

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 21, 2012 at 11:00am 9/21/2012 at 11:00am

This Wednesday, I reported that the media were falsely reporting that Chick-fil-A had decided to cease donations to “anti-gay” groups. Scores of so-called reputable news outlets like the Los Angeles Times and ABC News ran headlines declaring that Chick-fil-A had changed its policy toward giving to anti-gay groups. Yesterday, Chick-fil-A set the...

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