School District Changes Names Of Religious Holidays To Make Them Sound Less Religious… Instead Of Adding Muslim Holidays To The List
Christmas, Easter, and Yom Kippur are getting erased from this school's calendar!
A school district in Maryland will still be giving days off to students on certain religious holidays, but it's the names of the religious holidays that are being nixed from the calendar!
The rules, which will be applied to the calendar for 2015-2016, were successfully voted into effect and many believe the reason is because Muslim community leaders had recently petitioned for students to have days off of certain Muslim holidays.
And one former Maryland state delegate is upset by how everything went down!
Here's what Saqib Ali said: