Is Santa Claus a Bad Influence on Christian Children?

Thanks to everyone for the lively discussion on last week's post which necessitated a follow-up and set an agenda for upcoming posts.  As always, if you'd like to respond to a Monday Call to Arms in longer form as a guest blogger, please email me at leah (dot) libresco (at) yale (dot) edu. --- In my more cynical moments, I sometimes think Santa Claus is God’s greatest gift to atheists.I don’t that mean in the usual, anti-materialist way. The commercialization of Santa Claus is a symptom of … [Read more...]