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The Update - 30 Religious Holidays in 60 Seconds

The Update, your source for info, announcements, and stories from the Better Together campaign.

Yes, atheists celebrate religious holidays.

Hemant Mehta (http://www.friendlyatheist.com) Join the conversation. Leave your questions and comments below and we'll try to address them in future videos. ...

Jim Gaffigan - Holiday Traditions - Beyond the Pale

Jim Gaffigan talks about holiday traditions in this clip from his Comedy Central stand-up special and DVD "Beyond the Pale". Available NOW at JimGaffigan.com!

Religious Holidays - GBNLive - AirDate: 11/13/2014

Description Join our panel for this episode on "Religious Holidays". GBN Live is a LIVE call in program that airs Thursday nights at 8:00 ET on the Gospel Br...

Montgomery County School Board votes to remove religious holidays

There are no more religious holidays on Montgomery County's school calendar. The school board voted to strip the calendar of any mention of religious holiday...

Call Off Christmas? Berlin rebrands religious holidays on equality grounds

In one corner of Berlin, Christmas has been cancelled, with centuries of public celebrations put aside for a more neutral "winter festival". But it's not onl...

Md. School Board Wipes All Religious Holidays From Calendar

The move follows a push from Muslims to include holy days. Follow Rosie Newberry: http://www.twitter.com/rosienewberry See more at http://www.newsy.com Sourc...

Kitty Flanagan on religious holidays - The Project

Kitty Flanagan on religious holidays - The Project - http://theprojecttv.com.au.

Creativity Religion Religious Holidays and remembrance dates

Important dates of observation for adherents of the Creativity Religion and Great White leaders.

The Atheist Viewpoint, Ep. 919 - Is Christmas a religious holiday?

Is Christmas a religious holiday? The answer may surprise you. Hosted by Dennis Horvitz and Dave Muscato (American Atheists Public Relations Director) Happy ...

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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:33:06 -0800

There's a lot of anger in Montgomery County, Maryland, after the school board voted to officially remove all religious holidays from the district calendar. The goal was to placate Muslim families tired of their kids having to go to school on Muslim ...


Washington Post
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:02:37 -0800

“Nevermind” is not any way to govern. Yet that's what the Montgomery County Board of Education said this week when Muslims asked that their major holiday Eid al-Adha be included in next year's school calendar, right next to Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, ...

Fox News (blog)

Fox News (blog)
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:03:45 -0800

This time, one of the largest public school systems in the U.S. is eliminating every mention of religious holidays on its official calendar. The Montgomery County Board of Education in Maryland has cut Christmas and Easter, as well as Yom Kippur and ...


The Dispatch
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:37:30 -0800

NEWARK — The largest public school district in Maryland raised quite a stir regionally and nationally last week when its Board of Education voted to scrub any references to religious holidays from its school calendar, but it appears at least locally ...
Baltimore Sun (blog)
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:27:23 -0800

Montgomery's Board of Education voted 7 to 1 Tuesday to eliminate references to all religious holidays on the published calendar for 2015-2016, a decision that followed a request from Muslim community leaders to give equal billing to the Muslim holy ...


Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800

MOBILE, Alabama - Rather than grant a request to honor a Muslim holiday, a Maryland school board last week removed the names of all religious holidays from its school calendar. Students will still get Christian and Jewish holidays off, but the days won ...


Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:57:03 -0800

According to Chaudry, the Montgomery County Muslim community did not ask the school board to remove all religious holidays from the calendar. “We respect the right of our friends, neighbors, and peers to be able to celebrate their holidays and do as ...
The Onion (satire)
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:45:00 -0800

After Muslim leaders in Maryland asked their local school district to include the Muslim holy day Eid al-Adha on its official calendar and give students the day off, the county's Board of Education voted to quietly strike all other religious holidays ...

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