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Bernie Sanders To Speak At Liberty University

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.05.2015 | Religion

  Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Democratic presidential candidate and a self-professed non-religious person, plans to speak next month ...

Ted Cruz Announced His Presidential Run at the Most Government-Funded Private College in the Country

Kevin Townsend | Posted 06.13.2015 | Politics
Kevin Townsend

Besides their dependence on the federal government, for-profit colleges have also been criticized for saddling students with huge debt and little earnings improvement. Liberty University again follows their lead.

The Myth of the Liberal Biased College Campus

John A. Tures | Posted 06.07.2015 | College
John A. Tures

So, are college campuses centers of liberal indoctrination, as critics claim, or is this another tired cliché from conservatives that is repeated more often than it is verified?

Cruz Control: An Elitist at Liberty University

Monica Bauer | Posted 05.30.2015 | Politics
Monica Bauer

Who is the real Ted Cruz? His life is full of double identities and mixed loyalties. He was born in Canada, but puts on extra Texas bravado, going so far as to ask the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court whether or not his cowboy boots would be acceptable footwear.

Natural Born Mockery

Allen Schmertzler | Posted 05.27.2015 | Politics
Allen Schmertzler

With the same evangelical fairness he professes, we need to kindly accept and welcome Mr. Ted Cruz into the great American Presidential Circus by holding him to his mockery and honestly fire back at him every bit of his hatred.

Liberty Students Would Have Been Fined If They Skipped Ted Cruz's Speech

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) delivered his first official 2016 presidential campaign speech Monday during a convocation ceremony at Liberty University, a r...

The 20 Colleges With The Friendliest Students

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 12.22.2014 | College

Legend has it college is where you forge lifelong friendships, but that doesn't mean everyone at each school is naturally open, caring and uncompetiti...

Were UVA Student Hannah Graham and Virginia Tech Student Morgan Harrington Victims of a Serial Campus Rapist?

Shanlon Wu | Posted 12.09.2014 | College
Shanlon Wu

Questions must be asked about Jesse Matthew's campus sexual assault cases. Change must come.

The 10 Universities With The Largest Student Populations

us news | Susannah Snider | Posted 09.29.2014 | College

The U.S. News Short List, separate from our overall rankings, is a regular series that magnifies individual data points in hopes of providing students...

At the Lord's Beck and Call

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 07.06.2014 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

While giving a commencement address at Liberty University a week ago, Glenn Beck told the students that he not only had some personal thoughts to deliver, but also a message from God Himself.

Former GOP Gov Gets Teaching Gig Following Corruption Scandal

AP | ALAN SUDERMAN | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has a new job as a visiting professor at Liberty University. School spokesman...

Cruz Claims Religious Liberties Have 'Never Been More Under Attack'

AP | ALAN SUDERMAN and PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Possible presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is auditioning at one of the nation's largest meetings of young evangelicals, a critical vo...

Cruz Wooing Critical GOP Voting Bloc

Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

By PHILIP ELLIOTT And ALAN SUDERMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Possible presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is auditioning at one of the n...

'Son Of God' Is Already A Massive Hit With Religious Groups

Posted 02.21.2014 | Entertainment

In news that will surprise no one, religious groups are already deifying "Son of God," even if it doesn't open for another week. Compassion Intern...

Rand Paul's Gattaca Adventure

Steven Conn | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Steven Conn

If Senator Paul were one of my students I could help him sort out the history that he got so wrong in his plagiarized speech, history which has been overshadowed by the plagiarism itself.

Obamacare Challenge Shot Down

Reuters | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

* U.S. appeals court says lower court correctly dismissed case * Liberty University said mandates violated U.S. Constitution (Add...

Christians Need To Face It: We're All Gay

Christian Piatt | Posted 08.15.2013 | Religion
Christian Piatt

If all it takes to be seduced over to the gay "dark side" is to earn a merit badge together, certainly we are all susceptible to the gay mojo. So I guess it's time for us to face the facts.

After Bringing Guns On School Grounds, This Student Was Offered A Scholarship

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.20.2013 | Religion

Well, this isn’t the typical path to a college scholarship. North Carolina high school senior David Cole Withrow was offered a scholarship to Lib...

Christian University Allows Loaded Guns In Classrooms

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.05.2013 | College

Liberty University, the largest religion-affiliated U.S. school, is loosening restrictions for carrying firearms on its Lynchburg, Va., campus. Lib...

Gay Former Student Opens Up About Coming Out At Ultra-Conservative University

The Atlantic | Posted 04.04.2013 | Gay Voices

A former student's account of coming out at Liberty University ...

Controversial School Now Largerst Private Nonprofit University In The Country

Washington Post | Posted 03.07.2013 | College

LYNCHBURG, Va. — The small Baptist college that television preacher Jerry Falwell founded here in 1971 has capitalized on the online education boom ...

Clean God, Dirty Gays

Brandon Ambrosino | Posted 04.29.2013 | Religion
Brandon Ambrosino

Would Johnnie Moore, the guy who believes God entered into a relationship with dirty humans, be willing to enter into a discussion about gay Christians? Or would that be too dirty?

Supreme Court Orders Federal Appeals Court To Consider Health Care Challenge

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has revived a Christian college's challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul, with the acquiescenc...

Kirk Cameron: Critics Tried To 'Crucify' Me After Anti-Gay 'Love Speech'

Posted 10.10.2012 | Gay Voices

Kirk Cameron is defending himself once again following the backlash he experienced following a series of controversial remarks he made about homosexua...

Maher: Liberty University Is Not A Real School

Benjamin Hart | Posted 05.22.2012 | Comedy

At the end of "Real Time" Friday night, Bill Maher lambasted Liberty University, the Virginia religious university that has become a mandatory stop fo...