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Gay Rights Activists Attempt to Bully Business

mlynch001 Wrote: Aug 01, 2012 10:07 AM
The ONLY legal remedy that the LGBT community has is to speak with their wallets. If you do not like what the Chick-Fil-A CEO said, DO NOT spend money there. However, a mayor or city Government CANNOT legally or unilaterally "prohibit" a business from locating in a city. These mayors WANT the unemployed and "government" dependent people in their cities, they are easily manipulated and dependable voters for the left wing, big government cause! This is how they maintain their power!

Earlier this month, Lesbian, Gay, Transgender and Bisexual (LGBT) activists reacted with predictable outrage to Chick-fil-A COO Dan Cathy’s admission that he believes in traditional marriage. Again, predictably, various organizations including the multimillion dollar Human Rights Campaign (HRC), organized a boycott of the popular chain of over 1,600 restaurants. Taking it a step further, Mayor Thomas M. Menino of Boston wrote the company a letter, pledging to abuse his political power to prevent their company from serving the people of Boston or providing jobs for Bostonians because of the mayor’s bigotry against traditional marriage.

A Chicago alderman issued a similar...