Wheaton College

Wheaton College, Controversial Speakers, and Some Factivism

"Bomberger continued his writing after the first round, publishing another article last week, this time bringing up one of the 100 guest speakers that Wheaton College hosts each year. ...when he did not get the response he wanted, he decided to bring up a new issue—again with misleading information. - CToday

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Abortion, Black Lives Matter, and Wheaton

"Last month, black pro-life activist Ryan Bomberger spoke on the Wheaton campus about abortion and race. . . . If disagreement is unsafe, then Wheaton is unsafe. If you don’t like people challenging your ideas when you are intentionally provocative, this is not the place to come and speak." - Ed Stetzer

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Student Leaders at Wheaton College Declare African American Pro-Life Speaker Caused Them to Feel 'Unsafe'

"Wheaton College Republicans asked Ryan Bomberger to speak at 'Black Lives Matter, In and Outside the Womb,' an event held on campus....'Planned Parenthood was birthed in eugenic racism. They've never severed that timeline. They never severed that connection. How do you sever from your past if every year you give out the Margaret Sanger award?'" - Christian Headlines

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Wheaton: What We Learned from ‘Same God’ Controversy with Larycia Hawkins

"In a 15-page Trustee Community Report released today 'with a spirit of both lament and gratitude,' trustees reflect on a task force’s final findings of what went wrong and who bears responsibility. They also offer nine recommendations for how the Illinois school can improve, as well as eight prayers."

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800 Wheaton College Grads Threaten to Stop Financial Support If 'Same God' Prof. Isn't Reinstated

"After Wheaton College Provost Stanton Jones recommended termination proceedings for associate political science professor Larycia Hawkins . . . a letter signed by at least 815 Wheaton graduates was delivered to school officials Friday, telling the administration to cease in its termination effort or face the consequences."

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