Readers react: Goshen College hiring practice questioned, defended after lesbian staffer quits

The discussion that has followed the staffer’s action is a complex one, involving the school’s religious rights, equality for the LGBTQ community and Christian beliefs. 

Posted on May 20, 2014 at 4:11 p.m.

Goshen College library staffer Tabi Berkey posted to Facebook yesterday that she quit her job with the school so she could live more openly as a lesbian. Readers quickly reacted to the story and complex discussion about religion and equal rights quickly unfolded.

Read the entire initial story about Berkey’s announcement here.

The school’s hiring practice has an increasingly visible subject. Read more here: 

Goshen College's GLBTQ hiring practices questioned by students

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