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Ergun Caner resigns from Brewton-Parker, cites son’s suicide

Ergun Caner

College president, Ergun Caner has resigned from his position, citing health problems and overwhelming grief after his son’s suicide. Caner’s son Braxton, 15, committed suicide in July. “Brewton-Parker College cannot become a healthy, growing and stable college under the leadership of …

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Presbyterians scrap ad campaign deemed offensive to minorities

The Presbyterian Church (USA) is scrapping an ad campaign for the needy after it was blasted for being culturally and socially insensitive. The One Great Hour of Sharing campaign originally included an image of an Asian girl with the words “Needs help with her drinking problem” …

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Court upholds inmate’s religious liberty

Prisoners

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously delivered a victory for the religious liberty of prison inmates Tuesday (Jan. 20). The justices ruled the Arkansas Department of Corrections violated the religious free exercise of a Muslim prisoner by prohibiting him …

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