09/23/2011 07:37 am ET Updated Nov 23, 2011

Miami Of Ohio Decides Not To Invite Westboro Baptist Church Member To Campus

The department of comparative religion has decided to pull plans to invite a member of the Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) to Miami University's campus. The department was in the planning stages of bringing WBC member Shirley Phelps-Roper to professor Hillel Gray's 100-level class on religious extremism, according to Stephen Nimis, comparative religion department chair.

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