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Press Releases for December



Release Date: December 02, 2013
AFA Calls for Boycott of Radio Shack and Its ‘Holiday’ Deals, ‘Holiday’ Kickoff and ‘Holiday’ Gift Guide
American Family Association Boycotts Radio Shack for Censoring the Word ‘Christmas’

 The American Family Association, (AFA, www.afa.net) is calling on their nationwide supporters and others around the U.S. to boycott Radio Shack because they have eliminated the words that portray the reason for the season and have degraded Christmas in their stores by making the celebration of Christ’s birth a generic, bland and unholy imposter of the true meaning of Christmas. 

 




Release Date: December 16, 2013
AFA Encourages Shoppers to Keep Calling Radio Shack as Christmas Nears
American Family Association Hearing from Radio Shack Store Owners – Angry that Corporate Omits ‘Christmas’

American Family Association is hearing from Radio Shack store owners who are angry about the stubbornness of Radio Shack at the corporate level this Christmas.


Release Date: December 23, 2013
Merry Christmas! A&E: No Negotiation…We’re Doing the Show
AFA Encourages Duck Dynasty Fans to Keep Up Efforts; Fan Contact and Pressure Helping A&E Make Decisions to Resolve Phil Robertson Hiatus

According to an article from the UK’s Mail Online news and Entertainment Weekly, a source says Phil Robertson will appear in new Duck Dynasty episodes set for January and claims that the A&E network has no plans to fire the reality show star over his recent comments about homosexuality and sexual sin in America. 




Release Date: December 17, 2010
Federal Reserve bans AFA Christmas buttons in outrageous display of religious bigotry


The Federal Reserve has banned employees of the Payne County Bank in Perkins, Oklahoma, from wearing the American Family Association’s Christmas buttons. The buttons say “Merry Christmas - God with us” and show an image of Mary cradling the infant Jesus.


Release Date: December 03, 2010
AFA targets Chase for anti-Christmas policy on bank decorations


JP Morgan Chase has strictly ordered all of its banks to take down any and all Christmas decorations that have not been supplied by company headquarters. This includes the mandatory removal of all Christmas trees from bank lobbies.


Release Date: December 01, 2009
AFA ends boycott of Gap; Best Buy and Dick’s Sporting Goods next


The American Family Association (AFA) has ended its successful boycott of Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic after Gap, Inc. aired an Old Navy commercial with an unambiguous "Merry Christmas" message over the Thanksgiving weekend.

 





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