UST (MN) President Backs Down, Invites Tutu

The protests worked–Dennis Dease, the President of the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, has recanted, and has invited Desmond Tutu to speak about Middle East peace (no telling if Dease has asked any questions about Tutu’s views on homosexuality, which might have been a legitimate reason to not invite him to speak at a…

ADL Protests UST (MN) Cancellation of Tutu Speech

The University of St. Thomas in Minnesota canceled a speech by Desmond Tutu, supposedly because of sensitivity to Jewish concerns because of Tutu’s criticism of Israel. Is the ADL applauding? Not at all. They are “troubled by the implications” of the University’s decision. While Archbishop Tutu is not a friend of Israel, we do not…