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Shorter University Lifestyle Pledge

Librarian Fired At Baptist University For Being Gay

Posted 06.09.2012 | Religion

Despite being a tenured librarian, 50-year old Michael Wilson was fired a few weeks after he refused to sign the Shorter University’s new contract w...

A Requiem For My Alma Mater

Trey Lyon | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Trey Lyon

To the current faculty and administration of Shorter University: My prayers are sincerely with you. They are first with the compassionate, gifted men and women who are now called by their own faith and conviction to lie and pledge something they don't believe to keep a job.

Baptist University's Ban On Gay Employees Prompts Faculty Exodus

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A Georgia college's controversial "personal lifestyle statement" which includes rejecting homosexuality has led to an exodus of faculty members. I...

Shorter University's Lifestyle Pledge

Jeffery Self | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jeffery Self

Shorter University, which has been a staple of my hometown community for over 100 years, is demanding that their employees sign a "personal lifestyle pledge" declaring that they reject homosexuality.