Post Profile






Mayor orders religious shrine removed from state land

Workers have removed a shrine worshipped by a New Jersey city's Mexican community in order to restore the separation of church and state. Paterson Mayor Hector Lora ordered the shrine … Click to Continue »
read more

share

Related Posts


Another New Jersey community reaffirms sanctuary city status

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

Another New Jersey community has reaffirmed its status as a sanctuary city for people living in the country illegally. The declaration was in an executive order that Prospect Park Mayor … Click to Continue »

Venezuela supreme court orders dissident lawmaker's arrest

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

Venezuela's Supreme Court has ordered the arrest of the ousted chief prosecutor's husband after authorities accused him of operating a $6 million extortion ring targeting businesspeople in the nation's oil … Click to Continue »

Hector Lora wins re-election in mayoral campaign for Passaic

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

A New Jersey politician and former pastor is celebrating his first full-term win as mayor of Passaic, after the previous mayor resigned following his corruption conviction. Democratic Mayor Hector Lora, … Click to Continue »

Confederate memorials being removed at Wisconsin cemetery

Politics / US Politics : Washington Watch

The mayor in traditionally liberal Madison, Wisconsin, has ordered the removal of a cemetery's monuments to Confederate soldiers, saying the Civil War was "a defense of the deplorable practice of … Click to Continue »

Mayor orders religious shrine removed from state land

Religion / Islam : On Faith

A religious shrine that has served as a focal point for Hispanic residents of a New Jersey city has been removed after occupying ground on state-owned land for 14 years.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC