Purdue staffer who threatened rape resigns

End of January I wrote a piece “Is it Time to Gut Our Colleges”.

The question needs to be asked again with latest news out of West Lafayette:

Purdue University staff member Jamie Newman resigned from his position on Monday after refusing to issue a “full apology” for alleged online rape threats made at pro-life women.

Campus Reform initially broke the story that Newman posted a string of controversial comments on Purdue Students for Life’s (PSL) Facebook page, and then allegedly posted a comment on Live Action News threatening to rape the “wife/daughter/great grandmother” of another commenter on the site.

“Oh, I’m sorry. So, let me make my intentions quite explicit: I did in fact offer to rape Tom’s wife/daughter/great grandmother. Free of charge, even. I’m generous that way.

On Monday morning, Purdue told Campus Reform the university accepted Newman’s resignation as the “appropriate outcome.”

Read whole story here at CampusReform.org


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