Schools Ban Christmas Carols Mentioning ‘Jesus’ but President Trump Unabashedly Refers to the Savior’s Birth

There has been considerable controversy regarding the placement of Christmas nativity scenes, the use of religious imagery, and even the appropriate choice of Christmas greetings.  Donald Trump told voters that he would bring back “Merry Christmas” in place of the more generic “Happy Holidays.”  At last year’s White House tree-lighting ceremony, Mr. Trump referenced the profound impact of Jesus Christ on human history.  “The Christmas Story begins 2,000 years ago with the most extraordinary gift of all—the gift of God’s love for all of humanity,” Trump tweeted. “Whatever our beliefs, we know that the birth of Jesus Christ and the story of his life…”  “Melania and I are full of joy at the start of this very blessed season,” Trump said, “the celebration of the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.”  Read more: