PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Students from 33 different Christian universities have filed a lawsuit against the Department of Education arguing schools that discriminate against LGBT students should not receive federal funds. One of those students attends Oregon’s George Fox University.
In the lawsuit, students claim Christian universities use a religious exemption to get around Title XI, which they claim leads to discrimination against LGBTQ students. The universities themselves say they are committed to making their campuses a safe space for all students, including members of the LGBTQ community.
FOX 12 spoke to one student at George Fox who is part