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Other, smaller newsletters and periodicals that were not on his list carried his message as well.
Archived from the original on April 8, Those documents are little more than a historical curiosity now. Cracker Barrel partners with country music performers. The EEOC cites more than a dozen federal cases supporting the argument that Title VII covers sexual-orientation discrimination; many of those cases came afterwhen the agency itself ruled that discrimination based on sexual orientation is illegal under federal law. The Atlanta Journal and Constitution. Comments RSS for this blog. For much of its early history, Cracker Barrel decided to locate its restaurants along the Interstate Highway System and the majority of its restaurants remain close to interstate and other highways.
Creation Date August 22, Cracker Barrel scrapped its formal anti-gay policy, under shareholder pressure, about a decade later. But our ability to transcend those limitations speaks to the human character too. The Cracker Barrel once had a policy of not hiring gay employees. Retrieved January 24, Erin Fuchs Deputy Managing Editor.