Chick-fil-A has come under fire for donations to organizations that oppose LGBTQ rights, including nearly $2 million in 2017 - $1.2 million of which went to the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, a religious organization that requires its members to adhere to a "sexual purity" policy that outlaws "homosexual acts".
How to watch MI vs. Penn State and Washington vs The Wolverines scored a touchdown in the second quarter to trail, 21-7, at halftime thanks to a 12-yard run by Zach Charbonnet. An unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against Penn State pushed the ball back to MI 49, but it didn't help the Wolverines .
"These kids are important to us", Rodney Bullard, the company's vice president of corporate social responsibility, told Business Insider.
Signs that read "Chuck-off" and "Freedom for All".
In 2017, Think Progress reported that Chick-fil-A donated to organizations that supported discriminatory messages.
All three organizations have a history of being discriminatory.
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes requires a "sexual purity" policy for its employees, according to its job application, which states: "The Bible is clear in teaching on sexual sin including sex outside of marriage and homosexual acts". Exodus International closed in 2013, but had been a proponent of conversion therapy.
Chick-fil-A chairman and CEO Dan Cathy famously spoke out against marriage equality in 2012 and admitted that he backed anti-marriage equality initiatives.
Following the news that a branch of Chick-fil-A would open in the city, Reading Pride called for a boycott of the company. "We are really excited to explore different cities across the country including Edinburgh as a possible future location and showcase what Chick-fil-A has to offer", he was quoted as saying.
Since Thomas' comments, Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has responded to the wide receiver in a diplomatic fashion. At my position and what I do, it was affecting me cutting and changing direction, and I do that every single play.
Roger Federer has confirmed his desire to play in the 2020 Olympic Games , which will end the day after his 39th birthday. He had to skip the 2016 games in Rio due to a knee problem that forced him to miss the second half of the year.
The singer had posted the word "Goodbye", to her Instagram account , prompting a rush of comments from concerned fans. Sulli left f (x) in 2015 to focus on acting, then launched her solo singing career with the 2019 album " Goblin ".
When both teams are tied at 85, watching the Clippers outscore the Lakers by double digits in that final frame is not a good look. This expected jump coupled with Kawhi Leonard leaving the conference, will lead to Tatum's first All-Star appearance.
There is a possibility that the Supreme Court's verdict, likely next month, will reflect the points in the mediation report . The hearing on the validity of Aadhaar scheme lasted for 38 days in the top court which came into existence in 1950.
Elizabeth Warren, a leading Democratic presidential candidate, has advocated breaking up Facebook and other tech behemoths. Other cryptocurrencies also felt the heat of Zuckerberg's testimonial as Ethereum fell as much as 10%.
Priyanka Chopra chose a red saree with a gold border and she paired it up with an embroidered and textured blouse to go with it. Fasting of Karwa Chauth On Thursday, October 17, every suhagan woman will observe a fast for the long life of her husband.
Washington accused Tehran of attacking the vessels with mines and to be behind the drone assault, something it strongly denied . Tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran have been on the rise since September 14 missile attacks on the Saudi oil facilities.
Police declined to comment on whether authorities were treating it as a deliberate attack, the Reuters news agency reported. An armed man stole an ambulance and drove it into several people in the Norwegian capital of Oslo on Tuesday, police said.
Both China and India are set to grow about 6% this year - with a slowing outlook for China next year and faster growth for India. The recent economic slowdown owing to the trade war and America's sanctions affected the global economy .
The Seattle Dragons may be the Emerald City's new XFL team, but soon many familiar faces with grace the turf at CenturyLink Field. Silvers is joining Amaro with the Seattle Dragons , while Truesdell was a first-round pick by the Tampa Bay Vipers .
Kurds say they have withdrawn from Syrian border region
The immediate question was the fate of the USA -brokered cease-fire, which was to run out at 10 p.m. (1900 GMT) Tuesday evening. The two powers had both stationed troops on the Turkey-Syria border after United States troops withdrew from the area.
Final 'Rise of Skywalker' trailer debuts
But despite that unexpected start, that didn't stop Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker from hitting lightspeed on its ticket sales. Gone is the cross-universe sexual tension between Star Wars' big-hitters seen in previous instalment, The Last Jedi .
Mitt Romney has a ridiculous Twitter alias: Pierre Delecto
Ashley Feinberg assumed Romney would be following his family members with the secret Twitter persona, and she assumed correctly. It's unclear why Mitt chose the alias Pierre Delecto , which we can all agree sounds like the name of a softcore porn star.
Chile declares state of emergency amid student riots
She said the government subsidises nearly half the operating costs of the metro, one of Latin America's most modern. Now the subway services are non-operational and a curfew has been put in place in Santiago .
Samsung to fix bug that can let anybody unlock S10
The Galaxy S10 can, under certain circumstances, be unlocked with a fingerprint that's not registered on the phone. There is now a split in under-display fingerprint reader technology in the smartphone market.
Zoë Kravitz will play Catwoman in The Batman movie
However, Kravitz isn't a total newbie to the role - she voiced Catwoman in the 2017 animated film " The Lego Batman Movie ". Per VARIETY , Zoe Kravitz has been cast as Catwoman in director Matt Reeves' THE BATMAN ...and I totally dig it.