University Bans Christmas Event as “Too Christian” . . .

. . . and uninclusive

The University of Mississippi has decided it will no longer hold the “A Grand Ole Christmas” event that has been held on campus for the last six years because the name of the event is “too Christian.”

In a statement to News Watch 99, Kayp Maye, the co-director of special events for the Student Activities Association, said the former name of the event “connoted too much Christianity on campus and so we wanted to have a more inclusive environment for the holidays this year.”

* * *

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/12/09/mississippi-u-changes-name-christmas-event-christian/

Advertisements
Published in: on December 11, 2015 at 6:24 am  Leave a Comment  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: https://douglassbartley.wordpress.com/2015/12/11/university-bans-christmas-event-as-too-christian/trackback/

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: