Guest Post: Sarah Leitner is Expelled From Liberty University After Reporting Abuse on an Official School Internship to Jerry Falwell Jr. Liberty Also Denies the Abuse Occurred

This is a post about how Liberty University mishandled an abuse situation by Sarah Leitner.  Sarah who had experienced abuse while on an internship eventually reported it to Jerry Falwell Jr. At the time she was a PhD student in the School of Counselor Education of Liberty University. After reporting the abuse eventually Liberty expelled her and mishandled the situation.  Continue reading

The Underground Railroad is Active Again in the Old Dominion. This Time Its Saving African-Americans Trapped at Jerry Falwell Jr’s Liberty University

Once romanticized in the South the Underground Railroad is now back in Virginia. The goal is not to save African-Americans from plantations, but instead to save them from Jerry Falwell Jr’s Liberty University. This post is a brief history of the Underground Railroad and current efforts to help African-Americans escape Liberty University. Continue reading

A Freelance Photojournalist For The New York Times Writes About Her Fear of Being Arrested by Jerry Falwell Jr’s Liberty University

The other day in the New York Times a freelance photojournalist for the New York Times wrote about how she was threatened with arrest by Jerry Falwell Jr’s Liberty University. This is an honest piece that is worth reading. Under Jerry Falwell Jr, Liberty is declining fast and this blog hopes more evangelicals will jump ship.  Continue reading

Why Would Anyone Want to Attend Liberty University?

As Liberty University is back in the news I finally ask aloud a question that I have had for years. Why would anyone want to attend Liberty University? What redeeming qualities does Liberty have? How does it better society? Culture? Faith? And more? Why would you want to attend a school that people would immediately think the worse because of Jerry Falwell Jr’s behavior?  Continue reading

McLean Bible’s Eric Saunders and Gavin Davis Call Out Jerry Fallwell Jr’s Racism in a Petition

35 African-American alumni from Liberty University sign a petition calling on Jerry Falwell Jr to repent and take down his tweet about wearing a blackface mask involving the Virginia Governor. The petition calls out Jerry Falwell’s racism and two of the signers are Eric Saunders and Gavin Davis from McLean Bible Church. Continue reading

Jerry Falwell Jr’s Racial Blackface Joke with a COVID-19 Mask Results in an African-American Liberty Professor Resigning in Protest

Jerry Falwell Jr made a blackface joke on Twitter on May 27, 2020.  While it was directed at Virginia Governor Ralph Northam it has highly insensitive in light of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis. As a result of Falwell’s blackface an African-American Liberty University professor resigned in protest. Continue reading

Liberty University Axes its Philosophy Department

Liberty University has dropped its philosophy department. Several of their philosophy professors will be out of a job by June 30, 2020. This action is occurring when the school has invested heavily into a number of construction projects and also launching a think tank for Christian nationalism. This blog would like to ask the question is Liberty a school or a place of learning or an extension of the culture wars? This action reveals that Liberty is not about education. Continue reading

Who Would Jesus Threaten? Did Jerry Falwell Jr Allegedly Threaten a New York Times Reporter? Plus Liberty University Engages in a Propaganda Campaign That Brings a Response From U.C.L.A. and Virginia Tech. Finally a Class Action Lawsuit has Been Initiated Against Liberty

Liberty University is back in the news. As the COVID-19 virus grows in both Liberty and Lynchburg, Virginia the New York Times has reported that Jerry Falwell Jr allegedly left a voicemail that could be interpreted as threatening their reporter shortly before midnight.  Liberty has also engaged in a propaganda campaign that triggered a response from U.C.L.A and Virginia Tech. And finally a Liberty University student filed a class action lawsuit against the school saying that Liberty was profiting off a pandemic in refusing to reimburse people. Continue reading

Liberty University is Dealing With COVID-19. Did Falwell Needlessly Expose Students to Harm? And Why Didn’t Dr. Thomas W. Eppes Advocate to Close the School?

COVID-19 has arrived at Liberty University. This happened after Jerry Falwell Jr. allegedly misled the Lynchburg, Virginia local government in saying the dorms would be closed. Its this blog’s belief that Falwell is being negligent. This post also looks at Dr. Thomas W. Eppes who refused to close the university, and asks the question why is he practicing medicine in Virginia? When students from Liberty start to show up in the morgue a group of parents should band together and file a lawsuit against the school. Much of what I am writing about today could have been prevented. Continue reading

Did Jerry Falwell Jr’s Liberty University Bully and Threaten a College Student into Silence? Here is Why I am Asking This Question

The other day while working on a post I noticed that the Twitter account of a Liberty University student who organized a protest against Jerry Falwell Jr was closed. This is a post asking if Liberty University retaliated against Elizabeth Brooks for her calls for an independent financial investigations of Liberty’s finances after Brandon Ambrosino wrote about it in Politico. Did Liberty University threaten a college student because of Jerry Falwell Jr’s narcissism? This is a post designed to ask questions and flush out some answers.  Continue reading