Liberty University professor resigns in wake of Falwell's tweets

Published: May. 29, 2020 at 1:55 PM EDT
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A Liberty University professor has resigned in the wake of tweets from Liberty President Jerry Falwell, Jr.

On his Facebook page, Dr. Christopher House describes writing a letter to his superior saying he is resigning immedlately.

I resigned from my position as an instructor at Liberty University : "If this the kind of “training champions for...

Posted by Dr. Christopher A. House on Friday, May 29, 2020

In his letter, Dr. House said he "morally cannot have anything more to do with this institution."

Falwell's tweet said he was opposed to the mandate by Governor Northam for the public to wear face masks in public indoors places, but if ordered to, he would wear one of his own design, featuring a photo from Northam's college yearbook allegedly showing him in blackface.

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