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End All Holiday Names – School Rules

Armstrong Economics 15 Jun 2021
Spread the love. Well, here we go. This entire “woke” movement is made up of a bunch of hypocrites ... This has all come to a head in New Jersey where the school board of Randolph Township in Morris County removed ALL holiday names from their academic calendar ... One board member responded ...  .  . .

Petition Calls for Resignation of New Jersey School Board Members After Holiday Names Replaced With ...

The Epoch Times 14 Jun 2021
A petition has been launched calling for the resignation of school board members in a New Jersey county over their vote last week to remove holiday names from the school calendar and ...

Juneteenth 2021: Your guide to celebrations in N.J.

NJ dot com 14 Jun 2021
In New Jersey, Gov ... Here is a list of Juneteenth events in New Jersey ... Orange New Jersey Juneteenth Festival - This free festival presented by Orange Councilwoman Adrienne Wooten happens at Colgate Park beginning at 10 a.m ... The demonstration is in support of New Jersey bills to create a reparations task force (S322/A711).

Italian-Americans Take Issue With Randolph, N.J. Board Of Education’s Decision To Drop All Holidays From Calendar

CBS Sports 14 Jun 2021
(CBSNewYork) — There is controversy in a New Jersey town. Randolph Township‘s Board of Education has announced holidays will no longer be marked on school calendars — a decision that has sparked outrage from some members of the public, CBS2’s Kiran Dhillon reported Sunday.

NJ parent demands school board resign after making calendar ‘political’

New York Post 14 Jun 2021
NJ school district removes all holiday names from academic calendar. A New Jersey parent has launched a petition demanding school board members resign “immediately” over their decision to remove holiday names from the academic calendar. All holidays are now simply ...

Wokeness Comes to Philanthropy

National Review 14 Jun 2021
For people who are worried about whether a new woke ideology has taken over philanthropy, there is good news and bad news ... Indeed, for many foundations, the new mandate is not simply to give to more woke causes, regardless of their organization’s mission ... . ... New Jersey School Board Removes Names of All Holidays on School Calendar to Be Inclusive ... .

School removes names of all holidays

Hot Air 13 Jun 2021
That’s the message from the school board of Randolph Township in Morris County, New Jersey, which unanimously voted Thursday to remove holiday names from their academic calendar following an uproar over renaming Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day, according to reports.

Merry ‘day off’! New Jersey school board erases holiday names from calendar to prevent ‘hurt ...

Russia Today 13 Jun 2021
Members of a New Jersey school board may have thought they were ending a controversy over woke holiday renaming by removing all holiday names from the district's official calendar ... New York City school officials earlier this year faced backlash after renaming the holiday Indigenous People's Day.

Flag Day 2021: When is it? Is it a holiday? Why do we celebrate it? Is it the same date every year?

NJ dot com 13 Jun 2021
Is Flag Day an official holiday? Will government offices and businesses be open? ... Pennsylvania established June 14 as a state holiday recognizing Flag Day, and New York recognizes the second Sunday every June as a state holiday in honor of Flag Day. Businesses and government offices will remain open in New Jersey and across the country.

Say ‘the word’ this Juneteenth | Opinion

NJ dot com 13 Jun 2021
When New Jersey celebrates Juneteenth as a state holiday for the first time on Saturday, people from across the state will rally in Newark with one clear message ... The reparations bill (S-322), championed by the New Jersey Legislative Black Caucus, was introduced to form a task ...

Merry 'Days Off': Petition calls for woke NJ school board members to RESIGN after they ...

The Daily Mail 13 Jun 2021
A petition has been launched calling for members of a New Jersey school board members to resign after voting to remove holidays from the official school calendar ... Instead, all holidays including religious and national holidays such as Thanksgiving and Memorial Day have been ...

Juneteenth should become America’s other Independence Day | Opinion

NJ dot com 13 Jun 2021
New Jersey will officially celebrate its first Juneteenth on June 18. But it’s a state holiday, not a national one, at least not yet. National holidays are important symbolic markers that give disparate members of national communities a sense of common history and identity.

The Thought Police Come for Individual Lines of Dialogue in Novels

National Review 13 Jun 2021
New Jersey School Board Removes Names of All Holidays on School Calendar to Be Inclusive ... Anne Frank jokes are hardly a new phenomenon, and as Frank is something like the Jewish equivalent of a saint, she has been the inspiration for outré and ribald humor.

Holiday names replaced with ‘Day Off’ on New Jersey school calendars

Finger Lakes Times 12 Jun 2021
A New Jersey school district has replaced the names of holidays with the words “Day Off” on its school calendars ... The school board’s decision was an evolution of a debate over the Columbus Day holiday, which many consider offensive to Native Americans ... Holidays that will be ...

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