Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. More Videos Pete Buttigieg hopes to make history in race Buttigieg, who is gay , was alluding to the restaurant's political controversies. In , Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy said the company was supportive of "the biblical definition of the family unit" and that society was "inviting God's judgment on our nation when we shake our fist at him and say, 'We know better than you as to what constitutes a marriage.
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The Chick-fil-A same-sex marriage controversy was focused on the American fast food restaurant Chick-fil-A following a series of public comments made in June by chief operating officer Dan T. Cathy opposing same-sex marriage. This followed reports that Chick-fil-A's charitable endeavor, the S. Activists called for protests and boycotts , while supporters of the restaurant chain and opponents of same-sex marriage ate there in support of the restaurant. National political figures both for and against the actions spoke out and some business partners severed ties with the chain. However, the company's public image and standing with the LGBT community was seriously damaged in the aftermath, with the chain facing harsh criticism and condemnation from politicians and gay rights activists, as well as efforts by activists and political officials to ban the restaurant from college campuses, airports and elsewhere.
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Creative Commons photo courtesy Flickr user Adam Kuban. Chick-fil-A has since been at the center of an ideological tug-of-war , with various company heads and civic leaders weighing in. This week the two sides are staging opposing events at Chick-fil-A restaurants across the country.
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