Hooray for Christmas !! Hooray for Christians in both cities for putting their foot down firm and hard. Let's grow roots and stand tall. The majority should be heard .... not the other way round.
Christians are and will remain Canada's largest religious group .... by a very large margin. Political correctness be damned ... there's simply no sugar-coating that fact.
Calgary Transit says it has no plans to stop wishing its riders Merry Christmas despite a minor flap over the greeting in Saskatchewan.
In Saskatoon, city council received a complaint about buses bearing the Christian message.
While that city’s councillors debated the matter briefly Monday and voted to keep the seasonal greeting, they also said they’d consider adding more multicultural messages down the road.
Here in Calgary, digital displays on buses and CTrains wish riders a Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays.
“It’s up to our drivers’ discretion. It will say Merry Christmas if they’d like it to,” said transit spokesman Ron Collins.....
....Politicians in Saskatoon have decided to keep showing the message "Merry Christmas" on transit city buses, although they will also be showing additional messages of "Seasons Greetings" and "Happy Holidays".
The Christmas message led to a complaint from a man who said he's a non-Christian and found it offensive.
A committee of Saskatoon council considered the issue at a meeting Monday and determined that Christmas is important to a lot of people and the messages will continue to be shown....