Consistent with all we know about this administration. BTW, Georgetown is a Catholic University. To have asked in the first place is offensive. Is it a violation of the school’s First Amendment rights? I’ll leave that to the lawyers.
Georgetown University says it covered over the monogram “IHS”–symbolizing the name of Jesus Christ—because it was inscribed on a pediment on the stage where President Obama spoke at the university on Tuesday and the White House had asked Georgetown to cover up all signs and symbols there.
As of Wednesday afternoon, the “IHS” monogram that had previously adorned the stage at Georgetown’s Gaston Hall was still covered up–when the pediment where it had appeared was photographed by CNSNews.com.