A dean at Virginia Wesleyan University in Norfolk, Virginia, resigned this week over a Facebook post in which he condemned Joe Biden supporters. Dean Paul Ewell argued that Biden supporters are “ignorant, anti-American and anti-Christian” in a Facebook post published last week that was highlighted on Twitter by President Donald Trump.
According to a report by the Associated Press, a dean at Virginia Wesleyan resigned this week over comments he made about Joe Biden supporters.
In a Facebook post, Dean Paul Ewell said that Biden supporters are “ignorant, anti-American and anti-Christian.” Ewell also urged those that voted for Biden to “unfriend” him on the platform.
President Trump tweeted support for Ewell last week after the Facebook post circulated on social media. “Progress!” Trump wrote in a tweet that referenced Ewell’s story. The tweet received nearly 175,000 likes and 38,000 retweets.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 15, 2020