Chick-Fil-A now open in Toronto.

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The controversial American fast-food giant Chick-Fil-A has opened its doors in Toronto.

It's the chicken joint's first foray into the Canadian market.

But the opening is drawing ire from L-G-B-T-Q activists, who point to the company's ties to anti-gay groups.

Protesters flocked to the storefront in downtown Toronto today.

The company insists that everyone is welcome to eat at the restaurant