EWU students protest street preachers
Three men allegedly used slurs and berated minorities, women; one woman arrested, street preacher investigated
Last updated 11/14/2019 at 9:04am
(The following story is updated from a version that appeared online at www.cheneyfreepress.com on Thursday, Nov. 7)
CHENEY – Eastern Washington University students staged a counter protest in response to three anti-abortion, anti-LGBTQ “street preachers” who appeared on campus late Thursday morning, Nov. 7.
According to media reports, one of the speakers was arrested for an alleged assault after he spit on a woman and slapped her on the buttocks while an EWU student was arrested for ignoring police officers’ commands, but later released and not charged. EWUPD Dep. Chief Jay Day sai...