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Holiday Humbug: Sarah Palin plots to restore the “true meaning of Christmas”

Holiday Humbug: Sarah Palin plots to restore the “true meaning of Christmas”

The Palin Corporate Empire announced recently that the former half-term Alaska governor and one-time vice presidential candidate is writing a new book to be titled A Happy Holiday IS a Merry Christmas.

An appeals court ruled today that a Michigan mayor can censor nonreligious speech, while continuing to endorse a nativity scene in the city atrium.

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“Keep Saturn in Saturnalia” is the message the Freedom From Religion Foundation would have liked to share with Pitman, N.J., residents this holiday season, but the group was stonewalled by borough officials. The state/church watchdog was unable to obtain a permit, even though the Knights of Columbus was allowed to reinstall its “Keep Christ in Christmas” display on public property without a permit.

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The City Council in Cheboygan, Mich., moved a nativity display off public property rather than give the Freedom From Religion Foundation equal time during the winter holiday season.

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War on Christmas? A Christian’s perspective

Some say there is a “war on Christmas”. Prominent Baptist J. Brent Walker, executive director of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty, has some thoughts on the matter. You might be surprised . . .

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Christmas Confusion: Religious right leeps looking for God in all the wrong places

Christmas is under attack. Christmas is under attack. Christmas is under attack. You could have fooled me. I stopped in a local mall last weekend, and it sure looked to me like Christmas was in full swing. On my way there, I passed more than one church with a Nativity scene on its lawn. Based on the decorations on my block alone, which include both the secular and the sacred, you’d have a hard time not knowing it’s Christmastime.

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Religious Right author Joel Rosenberg says that people like Jon Stewart of The Daily Show share in the blame for the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting because they have waged a “cultural war against Jesus and Christmas”.

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WorldNetDaily columnist Burt Prelutsky claims that the supposed War on Christmas is the fault of “my fellow Jews” who intend to “pull off their own version of the Spanish Inquisition, forcing Christians to either deny their faith and …

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Nonbelievers get HumanLight display erected in Wabash, IN

Appignani Humanist Legal Center assists in getting HumanLight display approved.

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Religion “hardens hearts & enslaves minds” declares the Freedom From Religion Foundation on its newly placed Winter Solstice banner challenging a nativity scene on government property near city hall in Prineville, Ore.

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