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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.

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!

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. ...

ASMR & Beer #40 - Let's Talk Holidays, Religious Traditions & Depression

Another candid, tangential, winding discussion that sort of picks up from where I left off with my "Side Effects of Being Human" video published prior to thi...

Atheists: Do You Celebrate Religious Holidays?

Don't forget to allow replies so we can have a discussion! If you don't, I'll remind you. Contact Me Twitter: @leelem0n Ask: http://ask.fm/atheistlemon Tumbl...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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Huffington Post
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:02:54 -0800

We live in a beautiful, diverse world, and almost each day of the year is a sacred time for someone, somewhere. HuffPost Religion is proud to present an interfaith, inclusive religious calendar for nine major world religions: Baha'i, Buddhism ...

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:31:09 -0800

Calling it an effort to achieve fairness, the board approved Superintendent Renee Foose's 2015-16 school calendar and added the stipulation that staff remove all names of religious holidays from the date boxes. They have asked the public information ...

International Business Times

International Business Times
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 07:37:59 -0800

Below is a list of religious holidays for nine of the world's major religions. Please note: Jewish, Baha'i and Islamic holidays begin at sunset the previous day. Jewish Holidays 2015: Jan. 1 – Fast of Tevet 10. Feb. 4 – Tu B'Shevat. March 4-5 – Purim ...
 
WFTV Orlando
Wed, 07 Jan 2015 14:07:30 -0800

Eyewitness News has learned the Orange County School District is discussing a plan to keep students from playing games on religious holidays. WFTV's Nancy Alvarez reviewed the list of holidays and explains why the plan could cause serious confusion.
 
Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 11:30:00 -0800

WASHINGTON — This school year, 14 of Maryland's 24 school systems are not recognizing any religious holidays — such as Christmas and Rosh Hashanah — by name. The 14 include every school system on the Eastern Shore, and five others around the ...
 
Voice of America (blog)
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:01:14 -0800

As religious minorities increase in the United States, some want public schools to close not only on Christmas, but also on their religious holidays. The issue is being debated in Montgomery County, Maryland, near Washington, D.C. It has become a ...
 
Voice of America
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 16:18:39 -0800

In November, Muslim parents and activists showed up at a meeting of the county board of education to make their case for adding their religious holidays to the school calendar. Fourth-grader Musa Siddiqi said the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha should be a ...

Independent Online

Independent Online
Sat, 03 Jan 2015 23:15:01 -0800

When are our economists going to calculate how much money is lost through all the religious holidays and practices? While very little attention is given to the impact of religious holidays on the economy, there is a school of thought that suggests that ...
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