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Oklahoma State University Diversity Coordinator Lawrence Ware Writes Op-Ed In ‘New York Times’ on Why He Is Leaving the Southern Baptist Convention

The first time I was called a nigger to my face was by a fellow camper at a Southern Baptist Convention retreat near Oklahoma City. I was 13, and it was 1995. Devastated, I complained to a counselor who suggested I pray for the ability to turn the other cheek.

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As Texas Considers a So-Called Bathroom Bill, Governor Greg Abbott Tells the NFL to Mind Its Own Business and ‘Get the Heck Out of Politics’

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott wants the NFL to keep its nose out of the state’s business, saying that it should “get the heck out of politics” as the state considers a so-called bathroom bill.Texas Gov. Greg Abbott wants the NFL to keep its nose out of the state’s business, saying

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NCAA’s Board of Governors Votes: No Final Four Games In Cities Without Anti-Discrimination Laws

The NCAA's Board of Governors voted late Wednesday to institute a new requirement for cities bidding on the league's events—from the Final Four to educational events: They must have anti-discrimination laws in place to protect "the dignity of everyone involved in the event." The rule comes in addition to previous

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