Hanukkah http://tpr.org en "Merry Christmas" Law Frees Texas Public Schools To Celebrate Winter Holidays http://tpr.org/post/merry-christmas-law-frees-texas-public-schools-celebrate-winter-holidays <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Texas lawmaker is reminding teachers and school administrators about his new law that legally protects a school wishing to celebrate winter religious holidays.</span></p><p>Nonprofit groups like Texas Values and even Santa Claus himself stood by supporting state Rep. Dwayne Bohac, R-Houston, and the law he passed that provides teachers and school administrators the legal protection of the attorney general’s office when celebrating holidays like Christmas and Hanukkah.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:23:56 +0000 Ryan Poppe 23255 at http://tpr.org "Merry Christmas" Law Frees Texas Public Schools To Celebrate Winter Holidays More Latinos Supporting Gay Marriage & Celebrating Hanukkah http://tpr.org/post/more-latinos-supporting-gay-marriage-celebrating-hanukkah <p>According to a recent survey, more Latinos support gay marriage, but young gay and lesbian Latinos still don't feel accepted. A dancer from Phoenix connects to her Jewish heritage late in life. Walking the Trail of Time, thinking about the age of the Grand Canyon. Hispanics in Phoenix celebrate Hanukkah.</p><p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 19:52:45 +0000 Crystal Chavez 3238 at http://tpr.org More Latinos Supporting Gay Marriage & Celebrating Hanukkah