Category Archives: Christmas

LAT: The profane origins of ‘Merry Christmas’

I wonder why the news media and the entertainment industry revel in trashing the sacredness of Christmas. Why are there incentives among our elites to trash the public observance of Christianity? A nation that does not have a sacred zone … Continue reading

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The case for Christmas

Ricky Vaughn writes: “Stephen Miller is the most based Jew of all time.” Stephen Miller writes in 2006: It’s the most wonderful time of year-but you wouldn’t know it looking around Duke’s campus. You’d probably find more Christmas decorations at … Continue reading

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Some of Jerusalem’s rabbis are waging their own war on Christmas

Different groups have different interests. Diversity and proximity equal conflict. Washington Post: In a letter faxed to hoteliers in Jerusalem, two of the city’s chief rabbis warned against displaying Christmas trees on their premises. “As the secular year ends we … Continue reading

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Forward: ‘This rhetorical shift may give opportunity for the majority to impose views on the minority’

Nathan Guttman writes: Many of Trump’s supporters, especially Christian evangelicals, have responded well to his campaign promise of restoring Christmas’s role as an all-American major holiday, a concept seen as providing the religious element to Trump’s pledge of “making America … Continue reading

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White Christmas Subversion

If I took Christmas seriously, I would not be happy with non-Christians, particularly Jews, making mint out of turning my sacred holiday into a shlockfest. So I understand the point they are arguing in this Culture Wars essay: Last year … Continue reading

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