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Plummeting Enrollment Causes Mizzou to Close Some Dorms

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Posted by    Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 3:00pm 4/9/2017 at 3:00pm

The University of Missouri is facing big problems which can be traced directly to their refusal to make changes after the campus protests of 2015.

PJ Media reports:

U. of Missouri Shutters Dorms, Enrollment Plummets in Wake of...

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Cal State Fresno Prof: “Trump must hang. The sooner and the higher, the better”

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Posted by    Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 10:30am 4/9/2017 at 10:30am
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Isn’t this the sort of thing that can get you a visit from the Secret Service?

The Daily Caller reported:

Professor: ‘Trump Must Hang,’ Republic...

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Harvard Planning to Write ‘Puritans’ Out of Its Alma Mater

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Posted by    Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 8:30am 4/9/2017 at 8:30am
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This is ironic considering the fact that progressives have become the new Puritans.

The New York Times reports:

Harvard Seeks to Write ‘Puritans’ Out of Its Alma Mater

For decades, Harvard students and alumni have sung an alma mater that calls on them to be heralds of light and bearers of love “till the...

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Here Comes the Judge Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 7:30am 4/9/2017 at 7:30am

None of the Democrats’ political theater mattered. Gorsuch is headed to the Supreme Court.

And it was theater.

Democrats have other issues to deal...

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Black Lives Matter mob shuts down Blue Lives Matter speaker at Claremont McKenna College

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Posted by    Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 5:00pm 4/8/2017 at 5:00pm
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Heather Mac Donald of the Manhattan Institute has been one of the leading voices defending law enforcement officers in the age of Black Lives Matter, particularly by showing that much of the rhetoric about police shootings is statistically inaccurate or misleading.

Mac Donald’s willingness to take on the foundations of the Black...

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Ann Coulter to Speak at Berkeley – What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

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Posted by    Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 2:00pm 4/8/2017 at 2:00pm

Remember, the Milo Yiannopoulos riot was only a couple of months ago. The school better be ready for anything.

Campus Reform reports:

Defiant conservatives invite Coulter to Berkeley after riots

Ann Coulter plans to brave the “anti-fascists” who trashed campus earlier this year to deliver a talk on illegal immigration at the University of...

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Princeton Profs Under Fire for Researching Problems of Whites in America

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Posted by    Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 10:00am 4/8/2017 at 10:00am

Have we really come to the point where this is considered scandalous?

The Washington Post reports:

‘How dare you work on whites’: Pr...

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Pushing Back on the Left Week in Higher Education

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Posted by    Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 9:00am 4/8/2017 at 9:00am
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There have been some positive developments in higher education this week.

Of course, the resistance continues.

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Transgender Employees Sue U. Wisconsin for Dropping Coverage of Sex Reassignment Procedures

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Posted by    Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 8:00am 4/8/2017 at 8:00am

It’s amazing that less than a decade ago, this wouldn’t even be an issue.

The Associated Press reports via the Star Tribune:

Transgender university employees sue over insurance cuts

Two transgender University of Wisconsin employees are suing the state’s insurance board and the UW System after it stopped covering sex reassignment procedures.

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Rahm Emanuel wants to make it even harder to get High School Diploma in Chicago

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Posted by    Friday, April 7, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/7/2017 at 1:30pm

If Rahm Emanuel gets his way, high school students in Chicago won’t graduate unless they produce proof of their future plans.

Townhall reports:

Chicago To Require College Acceptance To Get a Diploma

One out of four children enrolled in Chicago Public Schools does not graduate, and for some unknown reason, the city is trying...

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New UC Santa Cruz Course on Trump is Exactly What You’d Expect

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Posted by    Friday, April 7, 2017 at 10:30am 4/7/2017 at 10:30am

The course is essentially a study in every accusation “the resistance” has offered.

Campus Reform reports:

Prof tries to keep anti-Trump course secret, fearing backlash

A new course at the University of California, Santa Cruz examines the rise of Donald Trump in the context of white supremacy, patriarchy, and Islamophobia.

“Social Justice, Institutions, & Power:...

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Fraternity at Harvard Decides to go Gender Neutral

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Posted by    Friday, April 7, 2017 at 7:30am 4/7/2017 at 7:30am
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Can a fraternity still call itself a fraternity if it’s gender neutral?

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Alpha Epsilon Pi to Go Gender Neutral

Members of the Harvard chapter of national fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi will disaffiliate from the organization and form a new, gender neutral social group, undergraduate chapter president Jake Ascher ’19...

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RIP – Comedian Don Rickles Passes Away at 90

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Posted by    Friday, April 7, 2017 at 7:00am 4/7/2017 at 7:00am
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Comedian Don Rickles, who was well known for going after his audiences as well as his fellow entertainers, has passed away. He was 90 years old.

The Hollywood Reporter has the story:

Don Rickles, Legendary Comic With a Gift for the Insult, Dies at 90

Don Rickles, the rapid-fire insult machine who for six...

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Trump is Being Snubbed by Universities for Commencement Season

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Posted by    Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 4:00pm 4/6/2017 at 4:00pm
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Trump is delivering the commencement speech at Liberty University but at this time in Obama’s presidency, schools were falling all over themselves to have him speak.

The College Fix reports:

Trump seemingly shunned by universities as commencement season nears

By the end of March in 2009, first-year President Barack Obama had already announced he’d...

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Harvard Grad Students Launch ‘Resistance School’ to Oppose Trump

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Posted by    Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 3:30pm 4/6/2017 at 3:30pm
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Some grad students at Harvard’s school of government have launched a free “resistance” school in order to teach other progressives how to oppose President Trump.

CNN first reported the story:

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Duke Struggles to Find Students to Serve on ‘Bias and Hate’ Committee

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Posted by    Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 12:00pm 4/6/2017 at 12:00pm

The ‘bias and hate committee’ sounds like something right out of 1984. No wonder no one wants to do it.

Campus Reform reports:

Duke can’t find students to serve on ‘bias and hate’ committee

Duke University is struggling to find students to serve on a “bias and hate” advisory committee, despite last year’s protests...

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Prof Claims Criticism of Susan Rice Based on Hatred of Black Women

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Posted by    Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 9:00am 4/6/2017 at 9:00am
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The left uses the same old tired argument for everything. It’s so boring.

The Daily Caller reports:

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