Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Students and faculty at Smith College apparently didn’t want a repeat of that ugly episode at the University of Missouri, where a communications professor was filmed calling for the forcible removal of a journalist from an on-campus demonstration earlier this month. Show More Summary
An Oregon libertarian group has accused the University of Oregon of violating students’ First Amendment rights because the student body refused to sponsor a gun giveaway event at the school. Young Americans for Liberty’s Brandon Clements told KPTV that the libertarian group staged the...
Sen. Ted Cruz, who announced his Presidential campaign at Liberty University, will now have a "national prayer team" at his disposal.You have to admit: That's a great euphemism for a collection of future Christian donors.
Sen. Ted Cruz brought his presidential campaign to an evangelical bastion Saturday, travelling to Bob Jones University, a Christian college, to hold a religious liberty rally that was shadowed by anxiety about the terrorist attacks in Paris.
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz held a “Rally for Religious Liberty” on Saturday at Bob Jones University in South Carolina, featuring anti-gay activists and a football coach who violated the First Amendment’s Establishment Clause. There, Cruz made the case that the terrorist...
Presidential candidate Ben Carson spoke Wednesday at Liberty University where he urged students to stand up to what he called a "secular progressive agenda," while praising the university for its Christian worldview.
In a speech at Liberty University Wednesday, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson reinforced the need for a well-informed populace while simultaneously dismissing the notion that government should provide free college educat...
Ben Carson thinks if you love the idea of “free college for everybody” you’re a naif who is “hastening the destruction of the nation.” The remarks, made at Liberty University in Virginia, seemed to be a swipe at Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders, who has said that higher education should be funded by states and the [...]
Following the fourth GOP presidential debate, Carson took to the comfortable confines of the Falwell-founded school
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The morning after the Republican debate, Ben Carson told a deeply religious crowd at Liberty University that his faith in God guided his success as a neurosurgeon and unlikely presidential candidate, while taking a few swipes at the media. “I have clung to that through all kinds of adversity,” he said Wednesday at […]
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Meet Melissa Click. Assistant Professor of Mass Media at the University of Missouri, and woman who was caught on video asking for “muscle” in order to physically remove a reporter from reporting on a story in a public place. Show More Summary
In case you thought there was any doubt about the Republican Party's ties with the Religious Right, this should clear things up:
Delivering the convocation at Liberty University last week, Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert once again requested a congressional study that strands gay and lesbian couples on two deserted islands to prove that homosexuality is against nature. Related: Why Can’t Rep. Louie Gohmert Stop Talking About All The Gay Sex He Witnessed In The Army? As Right […]
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) took his opposition to same-sex marriage to an entirely new level during a speech at Virginia's Liberty University last week. Gohmert, who previously compared the treatment of marriage equality opponents...Show More Summary
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, The real interesting part of the latest Quinnipiac University National Poll, is not the fact that 60% of Americans think Hillary Clinton is dishonest, but that 40% of Americans don’t. Show More Summary
Rep. Louie Gohmert, a hyper-conservative Republican Congress member from Texas, is obsessed with this question.He asked it at a Phyllis Schlafly event back in July. He brought it up again during a lecture at Liberty University recently,...Show More Summary
Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) has repeated his calls for a test to prove his theory that homosexual relationships are unnatural and rolled it out again in a convocation speech last week at Liberty University. Said Gohmert: “Let’s just… Read The post Congressman Wants to Put 8 Gay Men on an Island for 100 Years to See if They Die Out: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
In September, Bernie Sanders made a campaign appearance at Liberty University, the Jerry Falwell-founded college and incubator for the religious right. Sanders’ speech emphasized themes of social justice in the Bible and other religious traditions, although without downplaying the obvious differences in how he thinks they should be applied. Show More Summary
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders appeared last month at Virginia’s Liberty University, the world’s largest Christian college, in a visit that surprised many people who wouldn’t have expected the school to invite someone with Sanders’ political views. As it turns out, the school is broadening its Convocation speaker schedule, and has also relaxed some rules that […]
The fabrications just keep coming. U.S. Army veteran noticed a curious thing at a recent convocation event at Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University. A graying man was wearing military dress uniform and badges that indicate what seemed like an impossible accumulation of achievements and commendations. Show More Summary