Illuminated crosses on the courthouse send the message of 'Christian' courts, religion-based justice and a system of law and order that’s intertwined with the faith of the majority. That’s inappropriate.
Popularly elected officials can’t always be relied upon to protect the religious freedom of all. Lehigh County, Pa., for instance, has a county seal and flag that prominently features a Christian cross.
It's the day after Thanksgiving, and you know what that means. Yes, the malls will be crowded, but this time of year also means an escalation in the battles over how public schools and government deal with Christmas.