Jump directly to the content

What's in a Name?

Obama's campaign has dropped 'Joshua Generation' name.

The Home School Legal Defense Assocation said today that it is dropping plans to sue Sen. Barack Obama's campaign over the name "Joshua Generation," according to Rebecca Sinderbrand at CNN.

Obama's campaign created the new program to reach evangelical and Catholic young people but told HSLDA it will rename the initiative.

The organization sent the Obama campaign a cease-and-desist letter last month after the campaign announced the "Joshua Generation Project." HSLDA launched the group "Generation Joshua" in 2004 as a way for teenagers to become involved in politics.

Related Topics:Politics
Posted:July 7, 2008 at 10:52PM
Gleanings aggregates what others are reporting. Learn more.
Recent Posts
Chuck Smith's Daughter Sues Calvary Chapel over Founder's Last Days
(UPDATED) Children reportedly divided on allegations over who should control megachurch pastor's sermons.
T. D. Jakes Threatens To Sue Rappers for Sampling His Sermon
Megachurch pastor's unauthorized appearance in Jeezy’s 'Holy Ghost' remix is latest debate over intellectual property rights of pastors.
U.S. Visited by Only Politician Ever Banned Over Religious Freedom Violations: India's Modi
Meanwhile, Indian Christians prepare to protest persecution surge from prime minister's first 100 days in office.
New Iran Bible Debuts as 460 Prayer Vigils Seek To 'Save Saeed'
(UPDATED) Bad news for prominent pastor imprisoned in Iran comes amid good news for Persian Christians at large.
Christianity Today
What's in a Name?