Fired Marquette U. Professor Will Fight Court Ruling, ‘Political Correctness’
In a new interview with The Cardinal Newman Society, Dr. John McAdams vowed to fight a court’s ruling that upholds Marquette University’s right to fire him for defending a student’s freedom to speak moral truths. McAdams also accused Marquette of embracing “political correctness” before its Catholic mission.
In a ruling early this month, Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge David Hansher dismissed McAdams’ claims against the university. The tenured political science professor was fired after he publicly criticized a philosophy instructor for preventing one of her students from voicing disagreement with same-sex marriage in an ethics class. The university claims McAdams crossed a