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GCU Professor on Leave After Saying Some BLM Members Should be Hung (UCNN 08/26/17)
August 28, 2017 Urban Christian News Network

1. The Republic - A Grand Canyon University professor has been placed on administrative leave after saying during a school-sponsored forum that some members of Black Lives Matter “frankly should be hung.”

2. CP - Reflecting on his inevitable physical death, leader of the Nation of Islam, Louis Farrakhan, 84, declared in a controversial video recording Tuesday that Jesus will save him from the grip of death despite his organization’s creed that there is only “One God whose proper Name is Allah.”

3. National Catholic Reporter - Noting that an ad hoc committee is “the highest structural response possible” from the U.S. bishops, Bishop George Murry of Youngstown, Ohio, announced today that he will lead such a committee against racism, citing the need for “a concerted effort at this moment.”

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