Originally published at The Philadelphia Inquirer
Earlier this month, the Lower Merion school board canceled the district’s Halloween parades — ending a tradition that’s been around for more than half a century — in the name of safety and “inclusion.” Unsurprisingly, the board is comprised of all Democrats.
Liberals in the progressive, “woke” stream of the party are making Democrats as a whole known as mirthless fun killers who are hellbent on forcing left-wing ideology into American institutions. Rather than harbingers of progress and inclusivity, progressives like those on the Lower Merion school board seem more like the persnickety Puritans of the 1600s. They also used their political power to shut down Halloween.
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