“Chick-fil-A doesn’t belong in Boston. You can’t have a business in the city of Boston that discriminates against a population. We’re an open city, we’re a city that’s at the forefront of inclusion.
That’s the Freedom Trail. That’s where it all started right here. And we’re not going to have a company, Chick-fil-A or whatever the hell the name is, on our Freedom Trail.
If they need licenses in the city, it will be very difficult — unless they open up their policies.”
Boston Mayor Thomas Menino telling the homophobic and profoundly bigoted restaurant chain Chick-fil-A that the stores they had planned on opening in Beantown won’t be happening any time soon.