MidAmerica Nazarene Calls Off Immigration Event

July 8, 2010

MidAmerica Nazarene University is declining to be the host of an event on immigration that was to have featured several controversial speakers affiliated with various efforts to crack down on immigration, The Kansas City Star reported. President Edwin Robinson said he was concerned about safety issues and the univeristy's reputation. “I don’t mind a clash of ideology, but the rhetoric on both sides was escalating to the point that I was concerned," he said.

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