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09/10/2012

Catholic college equates gays with murderers; has at least one closeted student crying self to sleep tonight

by Jeremy Hooper

I most know Franciscan University of Steubenville from a speech that Maggie Gallagher delivered to its student body back in the spring of 2010. Now the school scores a new blip on the "culture war" radar:

The Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio faces questions about its accreditation because of a course description that links homosexuality with crimes like murder, rape and robbery.

The university's social work program offers the course, called SWK 314 Deviant Behavior. The course description reads: "The behaviors that are primarily examined are murder, rape, robbery, prostitution, homosexuality, mental illness and drug use."

KEEP READING: College Course Lumps Homosexuality, Rape, Murder [NPR]

Dangerous and disgusting. The very thing that will lend "justification" to that one student who has strong and targeted ideas about what does and does not qualify as a physical education requirement.

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