OPINION (FaithWire) – The nonsensical battle against the country’s favorite fast-food restaurant is continuing, with the latest battle taking place in San Antonio. On Thursday, administrators with the San Antonio City Council rejected a potential Chick-fil-A location at the San Antonio International Airport, citing the Atlanta-based chain’s “legacy of anti-LGBTQ behavior,” according to KTSA-FM. The decision to scrub Chick-fil-A from its list of considerations came when the council inked a seven-year contract with Paradies Lagardère, a travel retailer that operates stores and restaurants in airports.
The deal is expected to generate around $2 million in revenue for the city. Chick-fil-A was presented as an option because of its extreme popularity and the health-conscious menu options the restaurant offers. Regardless, the eatery won’t be allowed in the airport’s terminals because it just isn’t inclusive enough, a progressive trope dating back to 2012, when Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy expressed his personal belief that marriage is a union between one man and one woman. READ MORE