November 15, 2006

Author Probes Thanksgiving’s `Deep Religious Impulses’

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c. 2006 Religion News Service (UNDATED) With its celebration of bounty and goodwill, not to mention its endearing lack of commercialization, Thanksgiving may be the most beloved of American holidays. But is the Thanksgiving Americans celebrate today mere myth-making, resting on ahistorical stereotypes? Take the fabled turkey, for example. Did it even inhabit eastern Massachusetts […]

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