Last updated on: 10/24/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Leadership University Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

“It seems that the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) … carries on an increasingly successful campaign to rid these United States of any vestige of religion – Christianity, to be exact – from public life. Armed with the ubiquitous but greatly misunderstood phrase ‘separation of Church and state,’ these civil liberties crusaders form the vanguard of the strict separationist movement.”

June 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“Leadership U is:

  • a ‘one-stop shopping superstore’ in the marketplace of ideas
  • a searchable collection of resources and interactive opportunities
  • a ResourceBASE containing thousands of articles, reviews, research papers, essays, books & book chapters, commentaries, video & audio files, poems and more
  • rooted in the university–sponsored by Christian Leadership Ministries, the faculty outreach and training arm of Campus Crusade for Christ International, Leadership U includes resources from the high school to research levels, with an emphasis on the scholarly
  • a multi-disciplinary vehicle to help reach professors, students and other thinkers with the best in Christian thought on a variety of compelling issues
  • a growing community of apologists for the historical Christian faith who are engaging their culture on a variety of fronts
  • a current-issues-based approach to the deeper issues facing humanity (e.g., evil and suffering, morality and ethics, public policy, philosophy, origins and eternity)”

“About LU,” www.leaderu.com (accessed Oct. 24, 2007)

Mission:

“Telling the Truth at the speed of life.”

“About LU,” www.leaderu.com (accessed Oct. 24, 2007)

Other:
Virtual university
Quoted in:
  1. Should Homosexuals Have Equal Protection Rights Based on Their Sexual Orientation?