Liberty University

ILE - In this May 13, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump poses with Liberty University president, Jerry Falwell Jr., center right, in front of a choir during of commencement ceremonies at the school in Lynchburg, Va.
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June 24, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Evangelical Liberty U rattled by its own racial reckoning
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FILE - This is a March 24, 2020, file photo showing Liberty University's Freedom Tower in Lynchburg, Va.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
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June 23, 2020 - 12:41 pm
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Three football players at Liberty University say they have entered the transfer portal, with two of them citing “racial insensitivity” by the university's leadership or similar reasons for their decisions. Kei'Trel Clark and Tayvion Land, both sophomore defensive backs, and...
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FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2016 file photo, Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr., poses during an interview in his offices at the school in Lynchburg, Va.
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June 09, 2020 - 1:25 am
Falwell apologizes for tweet that included racist photo
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FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. speaks before a convocation at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.
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June 01, 2020 - 2:36 pm
Black Liberty U. alums rebuke Falwell after blackface tweet
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FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2020, file photo, Liberty wide receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis.
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May 21, 2020 - 8:09 pm
Redskins draft pick from Liberty says he had coronavirus
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Jeff Katz
April 22, 2020 - 4:21 pm
Dave Brat says we have to open the U.S. economy as soon as possible. Listen to his full interview with Jeff Katz here!
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FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2016, file photo, Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr., poses during an interview in his offices at the school in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
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March 31, 2020 - 1:25 pm
In response to Governor Northam's order to stay-at-home, Liberty University in Lynchburg has responded. Read more about the school's plans.
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Jeff Katz
January 14, 2020 - 4:54 pm
Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. told radio host Todd Starnes on Monday that if Virginia Democrats persist with their gun grab, he will call for "civil disobedience." Falwell said, "I’m pretty sure I’m going to call for civil disobedience if the Democrats go through with this."...
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September 25, 2019 - 5:36 pm
By SARAH RANKIN and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The accrediting body that oversees Liberty University has asked the college for more information about recent news reports that have questioned President Jerry Falwell Jr.'s leadership style and personal business interests, a...
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September 10, 2019 - 4:37 pm
By SARAH RANKIN and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. said Tuesday that he is asking the FBI to investigate what he called a "criminal" smear campaign orchestrated against him by several disgruntled former board members and employees...
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