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Did Congress Meet on Christmas Day? Fact-checking the “War on Christmas”

Last November, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee, a moderate Republican turned independent, sent out invitations to the state’s annual tree lighting ceremony and referred to …

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The States Project

Rhode Island: A Resident Hears Dissent in Roger Williams’ State

A Resident Hears Dissent in Roger Williams’ State.

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Writers tell us stories about where they discovered religion and politics in their states.


A French Teacher Lives Among the Cajuns.

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