During his exploratory bid for the presidency, Schultz framed his candidacy as that of a socially liberal deficit hawk. I was already bisexual, so it could be argued it wouldn't take much to tip me to either side, but this new holiday cup is SO gay, I couldn't resist Starbucks' devious and alluring invitation. This year, critics wonder if Starbucks is using its holiday cups to promote homosexuality. Rating Mixture About this rating. In Marchthe National Organization for Marriage instituted a "Dump Starbucks" boycott because of the company's support of gay marriage. Frustrated, Schultz decided to leave Starbucks in Joshua Feuerstein, a conservative Christian activist with a robust social media presence, urged a boycott in a Facebook video that has been viewed over 17 million times.
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For the last 20 years, our benefits program has offered domestic partner benefits in the U. Some have come and gone with little commotion, but others have drawn the ire of conservatives for what some have seen as a secular design scheme that failed to show proper respect for Christianity. Schultz's proposed independent candidacy was widely condemned by Democrats who argued that Schultz's third-party candidacy would help to re-elect President Trump by splitting the vote of those opposed to the president. Corporate financial management.
It seems like outrage over Starbucks cups is almost as much of a holiday tradition as crowded malls, Mariah Carey and sappy movie marathons.