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Response to Bjorn Against (Original post)

Thu Aug 2, 2012, 12:01 AM

12. When those patronizing Chick-Fil-A come to realize that their

 

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patronage of said homophobic chain has not improved their lives in any respect, their patronage will slip back to regular levels. In addition to a consumer boycott, I would suggest that a rigorous campaign of dviestment (a la apartheid in South Africa and other causes) needs to ensue immediately. (I'm assuming the company is publicly traded or has outside investors who can be pressured to divest.)

Otherwise, bravo for a well argued post.

ETA: Further research has indicated that Chick-Fil-A is a privately held company, i.e., its stock is not publicly traded. So 'divestment' in the traditional sense may not be possible.

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