Thursday, July 22, 2010

'Lose Christianity or face expulsion.' Georgia student told to read 'gay' lit, attend 'gay pride parade,' change beliefs..

A lawsuit against Augusta State University in Georgia alleges school officials essentially gave a graduate student in counseling the choice of giving up her Christian beliefs or being expelled from the graduate program.

School officials Mary Jane Anderson-Wiley, Paulette Schenck and Richard Deaner demanded student Jen Keeton, 24, go through a "remediation" program after she asserted homosexuality is a behavioral choice, not a "state of being" as a professor said, according to the complaint.

Also named as defendants in the case that developed in May and June are other administrators and the university system's board of regents.

The remediation program was to include "sensitivity training" on homosexual issues, additional outside study on literature promoting homosexuality and the plan that she attend a "gay pride parade" and report on it.

Where has higher education in America gone? Find out in "Freefall of the American University"

The lawsuit, filed by attorneys working with the Alliance Defense Fund, asserted the school cannot violate the Constitution by demanding that a person's beliefs be changed. READ MORE...

1 comment:

  1. Liberals have always been hypocrites. They have tolerance for everyone, except those with views that differ from their own.