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Equality Riders near end of 2006 tour
« on: April 22, 2006, 10:33:14 pm »

Activist students have been  touring 19  college campuses that ban enrolment of GLBT students. 

Take a look at their journy.

http://www.equalityride.com/index.php

school policy link http://www.equalityride.com/article.php?article_id=9

Angel Collie of North Carolina is part of the group. Angel is the only
transgender member of the group.


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Now traveling throughout the country, the Soulforce Equality Ride is taking 33 young adults on a seven-week bus tour to confront colleges that ban the enrollment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students. These bans devalue the life of LGBT people and slam the door on academic freedom. To make public their case for equality, the young activists on the Equality Ride hold vigils, Bible studies, class discussions, community forums, and press conferences.

Apr. 21 - A promise kept: Equality Riders go to Wheaton

Apr. 20 - Equality Riders find supportive community at Bethel University

Apr. 17 - Equality Riders experience redemptive suffering at North Central University

Apr. 14 - Eleven Equality Riders arrested on the campus of the Air Force Academy

Apr. 13 - Equality Riders find welcome at Colorado Christian, hope official school policy soon changes

Apr. 11 - Equality Riders repeat history lesson: 24 arrested at BYU


"But who is that on the other side of you?"
T.S. Eliot

Alexandra

Re: Equality Riders near end of 2006 tour
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2006, 11:40:30 pm »
here's a list of some of these colleges . . .

    * Abilene Christian University
    * Anderson University
    * Asbury College
    * Azusa Pacific University
    * Bethel University
    * Biola University
    * Brigham Young University
    * Bryan College
    * California Baptist University
    * Colorado Christian University
    * Cornerstone University
    * Covenant College
    * Crichton College
    * East Texas Baptist University
    * Eastern Mennonite University
    * Eastern University
    * Evangel University
    * Fresno Pacific University
    * George Fox University
    * Grace College and Seminary
    * Greenville College
    * Hope International University
    * Houghton College
    * Huntington College
    * Indiana Wesleyan University
    * Judson College
    * Lee University
    * LeTourneau University
    * Messiah College
    * MidAmerica Nazarene University
    * Mississippi College
    * Northwest University
    * Oklahoma Baptist University
    * Oklahoma Christian University
    * Oklahoma Wesleyan University
    * Oral Roberts University
    * Palm Beach Atlantic University
    * Point Loma Nazarene University
    * Roberts Wesleyan College
    * Seattle Pacific University
    * Southern Nazarene University
    * Southern Wesleyan University
    * Southwest Baptist University
    * Taylor University
    * Trinity International University
    * Trinity Western University
    * Union University
    * Wheaton College



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