Home / Development / Business, media experts say social issues and business not going away

Business, media experts say social issues and business not going away

By

Supporters and opponents of gay marriage continue to contemplate whether or not to buy that next order of waffle fries from Chick-fil-A. After the company’s president gave his opinion on the controversial social issue, people began to question if their personal beliefs should come in the way of where they buy food. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports businesses taking a stance on social issues may not being going away any time soon.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

Check Also

Proposed Gainesville Regional Airport parking expansion

Airport Authority To Discuss Proposed Parking Expansion At Neighborhood Workshop

The Gainesville-Alachua County Regional Airport Authority hosts a neighborhood workshop Tuesday to discuss a proposed expansion of its parking lot in response to an increase in passenger traffic. Airport officials said growth in passenger traffic has resulted in needed improvements.