"News" piece on the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights' (CLRCR) annu
"News" piece on the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights' (CLRCR) annual 60-page journal, which was recently released. Each year, the journal lists every reported incident of anti-Catholicism that takes place around the country. According to the New York-based group, there were two offensive acts committed against the church in Maine last year. One occurred in an Orono elementary school, where a young girl was told to turn her sweatshirt bearing the words "Jesus Christ" inside out. The other was a decision by the Portland Housing Authority that declared no religious symbols could be displayed in public areas in their 17-story subsidized housing high-rise. Patrick Scully, a CLRCR spokesperson, said Maine and its 234,000 Catholics do not face much hostility.
Goldfine, Rebecca, ""News" piece on the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights' (CLRCR) annu" (2002). Maine News Index – Maine Times. 5930.