Chick-Fil-A

The Purdue University Senate is leaning toward a requirement that all campus businesses would “uphold the same values” with regard to inclusivity ahead of a Chick-fil-A franchise being opened on campus. What are the details? According to Campus Reform, the student Senate passed a resolution for “inclusion” after the restaurant announced it would be opening
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Fact-checking website Snopes butchered its fact check of a viral but false tweet linking Chick-fil-A to anti-gay legislation in Uganda. A Ugandan official announced plans on Oct. 10 to reintroduce a bill providing the death penalty for homosexuality, though a spokesperson for the Ugandan president has since said that there “are no plans by the government
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The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced on Friday that it will investigate whether two airports violated federal law or transportation regulations by denying a contract to Chick-fil-A on religious grounds. “The Department has received complaints alleging discrimination by two airport operators against a private company due to the expression of the owner’s religious beliefs,”
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Rodney Bullard, the executive director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation and vice president of corporate social responsibility, says that the company would consider working with an LGBTQ organization if a potential partnership was “authentic,” and also revealed that there’s more happening at the company than meets the eye. What are the details? Bullard told Business Insider
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced on Thursday that he will be launching an investigation into San Antonio city councilmen after they banned Chick-fil-A from the San Antonio International Airport over “anti-LGBTQ behavior.” “The City of San Antonio’s decision to exclude a respected vendor based on the religious beliefs associated with that company and
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Pete Buttigieg, the Indiana mayor seeking the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020, said that even though he’s openly gay and disagrees with Chick-fil-A’s stance on sexuality, he would like to see the fast food chain and the LGBTQ community find some peace and common ground, according to The Hill. Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend,
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Despite heavy criticism from activists, fast food chain Chick-fil-A is projected to become the third largest restaurant chain in the U.S., according to research from Kalinowski Equity Research. The fast food chicken chain will rise from its number seven spot to rank as the third largest U.S restaurant chain by 2018’s close, according to the
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