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Belmont University under fire for firing gay soccer coach

Belmont University has come under fire for forcing out its women's soccer coach, who her players say was let go for telling them she is expecting a child with her same-sex partner.

Students, including some of Lisa Howe's former players, held a three-hour protest Wednesday afternoon pushing for a change allowing for freedom of sexual orientation. Mike Curb, a music industry executive and major donor to the private Christian school, wants Belmont to rehire Howe and "act like Christians."

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Tuxmask554962d ago

That's just not right. What if she were Jewish? Would she have gotten fired for that instead?