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Opinion

August 21, 2012

Letter to Editor by Jean Collins

McALESTER — Editor:

Recently our City manager quoted the Constitution in a newspaper article regarding the removal of silhouettes on McAlester street signs. Silhouettes containing a cross were removed.

The Constitution says ... Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.

How is removing street signs that contain a cross not prohibiting the free exercise of religion?

I urge Christians to flood Mr. Stasiak’s office with phone calls stating your opinion. This is not happening in some far off state, this is happening right here.

Jean Collins,

McAlester

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