When the Dixie Chicks changed their name to “The Chicks” they declared the name “Dixie” to be unusable in today’s environment. The country band announced the news on their website, with the caption, “We want to meet this moment.”
Winn Dixie followed yesterday with an announcement of their own.
A Winn-Dixie spokesperson tells TMZ … “At Southeastern Grocers, we are committed to cultivating an inclusive culture and community that promotes belonging, inclusion and diversity. As such, we stand against racism and support the Black Lives Matter movement across our country.”
We have a very popular “Dixie” right here in SWFL, the Dixie Roadhouse in Cape Coral. They’ve acknowledged on their Facebook page that they are aware of what’s going on. What will they do next?
Checkout photos from Dixie Roadhouse from the opening of Phase 2: