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Professor fired over sexual orientation debate

By February 27, 2008

An adjunct professor at a California community college was delivered a pink slip after holding a discussion on the "nature versus nurture" debate concerning the root causes of homosexuality. San Jose/Evergreen Community College (SJCC) officials terminated June Sheldon after a single student complained the discussion held in Ms. Sheldon's Human Heredity class had been "offensive and unscientific... Download file "Professor fired over sexual orientation debate"

Schools: San Jose City College