Topics :: Chick-Fil-A

Chick-fil-A CEO Regrets Controversy... But

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Mar 17, 2014
Dan Cathy, the CEO of Atlanta-based fast food chain Chick-fil-A who made headlines nearly two years ago for making anti-gay remarks, opened up about his controversial statements in a new interview.

Tenn. Chick-fil-A Vandalized With Pro-Gay Message

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jan 13, 2014
Employees of a Chick-Fil-A in Cookeville, Tenn., discovered last Thursday that the fast food restaurant had been vandalized with a pro-gay message.

Meet YouTube Star Randy Rainbow

By EDGE | Saturday Aug 10, 2013
Yes, that’s his real name. One of YouTube’s fastest-rising gay stars is New York actor and writer Randy Rainbow. He is known for his series of clips in which he stages fake phone calls by editing existing audio from real celebrities

Chick-fil-A President on SCOTUS Ruling: ’Sad Day For Our Nation’

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jun 27, 2013
Chick-fil-A’s president is back at again! After SCOTUS ruled on DOMA an Prop 8, Dan Cathy reacted to the decisions on Twitter, calling the landmark rulings a "sad day for our nation."

Fla. Chick-fil-A Tagged with Homophobic Slurs

By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Jun 19, 2013
Chick-fil-A was the object of attention by a trio of vandals in Davie, Florida. But the spray paint-wielding taggers evidently didn’t get the memo that the popular eatery is hostile to GLBT equality.

Anti-Gay Event Offers Free Chick-fil-A

By Ryan Dixon | Friday May 24, 2013
Cornerstone Baptist Temple in Dayton, Ohio took an ad out in their local paper offering $25 Chick-fil-A gift cards to married straight couples that attended an event honoring what the church called "Biblical marriage."

Stadium Named for Chick-fil-A? It Nearly Happened in Florida

By Sergio N. Candido | Thursday May 2, 2013
Recently fired Florida Atlantic University Athletic Director Craig Angelos said that the university almost strikes a deal with the anti-gay fried-chicken company.

California Chick-fil-A Franchisee Makes a Surprising Donation

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Mar 29, 2013
Chick-fil-A is back in the news. A Southern California franchise owner bucked the CEO when he made a surprising offer of free meals to LGBT demonstrators. A Texas outlet was plastered with pro marriage equality signs. And then there’s Sarah Palin.

Emory University Removes Chick-fil-A From Food Court

By Sergio N. Candido | Friday Mar 22, 2013
After months of ongoing protests, LGBT students at Emory University in Georgia have convinced administrators to shut down a Chick-fil-A restaurant in the university’s food court.

Boycott Battles: Do They Really Work?

By Tim Curran | Monday Feb 25, 2013
Boycott Home Depot, JC Penney, Starbucks, Amway, Disney! Boycott Chick-fil-A, Target, Best Buy, the Salvation Army! Both sides in the gay-rights struggle have called for so many boycotts, have they lost their effectiveness?