It’s O.K. to say Merry Christmas

Have you seen the news story today where the United States Air Force has removed a nativity scene because it “upset” an airman?
http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2013/12/09/air-force-removes-nativity-scene/?intcmp=latestnews
I wish everyone would read both that story; and then read this article on Shootin’ the Breeze blog – “It’s OK…”

Shootin' the Breeze

                        As an attorney, I am involved in a group called Alliance Defending Freedom, which was formerly known as the Alliance Defense Fund.  This is an alliancethat defends religious liberty.   http://alliancedefendingfreedom.org/

RE:     The Legal Rights of Municipalities in Holiday Seasonal Religious Expression

             Christmas is a cherished and special time of year when Coloradans and all Americans come together and celebrate something bigger than ourselves.   Surveys show that 96 percent of all Americans celebrate Christmas.  Historically, cities and towns across America have celebrated the Christmas season by decorating their buildings and parks with symbols of the season.  It is a time of year that is characterized by joy, peace, and unity of spirit.

 Nevertheless, in recent years secular groups, including the ACLU and its allies, have sought to intimidate municipal officials with fear, disinformation and threats of lawsuits in an effort, not justified by the laws of our land, to…

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