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Another Chick-fil-A debacle confirms progressive leftists hate tolerance

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14.06.2018

Can we please stop pretending that the progressive left is the beacon of inclusion and tolerance?

The Left went crazy this week after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted Saturday that he had used a cash app boost on a purchase at Chick-fil-A. The tweet had zero commentary on Chick-fil-A as a company, its statements, political views, or otherwise, yet the Left felt it particularly offensive that Dorsey chose to eat a chicken sandwich during Pride Month.

Martha MacCallum’s “The Story” on Fox News Channel ran a headline Tuesday that said the Twitter CEO had been “forced” to apologize for his tweet. Thankfully, that’s not quite accurate — he was pressured to and unfortunately caved to a few extreme leftists rather than standing his ground openly or even silently. It’s a chicken sandwich!

But apparently, we’re no longer allowed to freely choose where to stop for lunch, and especially during Pride Month. How is it a remotely tolerant idea that just because the LGBT community is pushing “pride” on us, everyone has to participate, celebrate, and shut down our views (and yes, even our lunches) during June?

I could just recycle my piece from a mere eight weeks ago, when a New Yorker writer also attacked Chick-fil-A, claiming that the........

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