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Neoconservatives have taken over US academic institutions: Scholar

Press TV – February 8, 2016

“Unfortunately today, these neoconservatives whose philosophy is that intellectuals should be in the service of tyrants who rule using big lies and mass murder, have taken over the academy and they don’t belong in the academy,” said Kevin Barrett, who has a Ph.D in Arab and Islamic studies and is one of America’s best-known critics of the so-called war on terror.

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Wheaton professor who wore hijab in solidarity with Muslim students steps down

Dr. Larycia Hawkins, the tenured Wheaton College professor who donned a hijab and faced backlash for stating Muslims and Christians worship the same God, has stepped down from her position. 345 more words

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Illinois peeps, check out - Wheaton College and Professor to ‘Part Ways’ After Her Remarks on Muslims

Larycia Hawkins had faced possible termination by the Christian college after she donned a hijab and said “I stand in religious solidarity with Muslims.”. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/1TOhQ5w

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A Prayer For Dr. Hawkins and Wheaton College

On February 6, Wheaton College released this statement regarding the recent controversy over their attempt to dismiss Dr. Lydia Hawkins:

Dear Triune God,

We know that you are a God of peace, a God of reconciliation and resolution.

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Wheaton Professor Who Wore Hijab In Solidarity With Muslim Students Steps Down

Dr. Larycia Hawkins, the tenured Wheaton College professor who donned a hijab and faced backlash for stating Muslims and Christians worship the same God, has stepped down from her position. 345 more words

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Wheaton announces Larycia Hawkins will leave the college

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Larycia Hawkins, the professor who has been under fire at Wheaton College for a Facebook post displaying solidarity with the Muslim community, has reached a “confidential agreement” for her termination, according to a joint  174 more words

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Wheaton College, Professor Parting Ways After Comments On Islam

(CBS) — The Wheaton College professor who sparked controversy with comments about Christians and Muslims worshipping the same God is leaving the school, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty. 153 more words

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