Organizational Communication in the News

Case Studies of Organizations and Organizational Communication in the Media

Chick-fil-A Moderates Its Stance On Gay Issues

Chick-fil-A, on the cusp of replacing KFC as the nation’s largest chicken chain, appears to be softening its stance on gay issues.

The Atlanta-based chain has been a contributor to causes widely recognized as anti-gay, and its president two months ago caused a social-media firestorm by saying his company was “guilty as charged” of supporting the biblical definition of the family unit. But the company appeared to offer a more moderating point of view late Thursday.

Story length: 422 words

Access the full story here


About jfyke

I'm an assistant professor at Marquette University, teaching in communication studies and corporate communication.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


This entry was posted on September 23, 2012 by in Corporate Social Responsibility, Diversity + Difference, Ethics, Identity and tagged , .


Top Rated Stories

%d bloggers like this: