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Conservative Australian Columnist Assaulted by Antifa – But He Fights Back Big League

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Posted by    Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 7:30am 6/10/2017 at 7:30am
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The conservative Australian writer Andrew Bolt was in the news this week due to an incident which produced a viral video. In the footage, Bolt is attacked by two masked Antifa type thugs but hits them right back.

News AU reported:

Protesters get more than they bargain for when Andrew Bolt bashes back

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Bryn Mawr College Offers Social Justice ‘Boot Camp’

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Posted by    Friday, June 9, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/9/2017 at 1:30pm

This is what passes for academic study now? Annual cost to attend Bryn Mawr? $46,000.

Campus Reform reports:

Bryn Mawr offering social-justice boot camp to fight ‘privilege’

Incoming freshmen at three elite colleges are encouraged to apply for a week-long social justice boot camp to learn how to fight power, privilege, and racism.

The “Tri-College...

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Gay Trump Supporters Banned From Pride Parade in Charlotte, NC

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Posted by    Friday, June 9, 2017 at 11:45am 6/9/2017 at 11:45am
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Unlike his predecessor Barack Obama, President Trump entered office as a supporter of gay marriage. Yet the gay community, which is overwhelmingly leftist politically, acts as if we elected Pat Robertson last fall.

Gay Trump supporters in Charlotte, North Carolina applied to have a float in the city’s gay pride parade and...

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Court of Appeals Upholds Gun Ban at University of Michigan

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Posted by    Friday, June 9, 2017 at 10:30am 6/9/2017 at 10:30am

A resident of Ann Arbour challenged the ban as unconstitutional but the appeals court disagreed.

M Live reports:

University of Michigan campus gun ban upheld by Court of Appeals

The University of Michigan’s campus gun ban has been upheld by the Michigan Court of Appeals.

In a 2-1 opinion, the court said a 2001 ban...

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Germany Wrestles With Migrant ‘Fake Father’ Scam

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Posted by    Friday, June 9, 2017 at 10:15am 6/9/2017 at 10:15am
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Migrant women in Germany have figured out a way to lock down their residency status. It’s essentially a scam but it’s being widely used. Pregnant migrants are paying German men to say they’re the father of their unborn child.

The Telegraph UK reports:

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Students Who Shut Down Heather Mac Donald Allowed to Graduate

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Posted by    Friday, June 9, 2017 at 7:30am 6/9/2017 at 7:30am
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Allowing these students to graduate conflicts with school policy. No one is punished for anything.

The College Fix reports:

Students who shut down ‘War on Cops’ author allowed to graduate, in break with college policy

Actions don’t have consequences for Claremont McKenna College faculty.

Over the objections of the administration, professors voted to let students...

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Republican Floats Cutting Funding to Schools That Limit Free Speech

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Posted by    Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/8/2017 at 1:30pm

This is an excellent idea. Why should schools receive tax dollars if they can’t or won’t defend free speech?

The Daily Caller reports:

Republican Rep Floats Cutting Funding From Schools That Limit Free Speech

Florida Republican Rep. Francis Rooney, a member of the Education and the Workforce Committee, suggested Tuesday night that members may...

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Ohio State Ignores Activists Trying to Get Wendy’s Removed From Campus

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Posted by    Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 10:30am 6/8/2017 at 10:30am
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The world would be a better place if college administrations ignored activists more often.

The College Fix reports:

Ohio State thumbs nose at food-justice activists who try to get Wendy’s kicked off campus

One of the top goals of “sustainability” activists is making food progressively more expensive for low-income people, so it was no...

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Evergreen State Prof Speaks Out in Defense of Colleague Bret Weinstein

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Posted by    Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 7:30am 6/8/2017 at 7:30am
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Most of the faculty at Evergreen State is standing in solidarity with their left wing students but one professor is speaking out in defense of the professor at the center of the controversy.

From the Heterodox Academy blog:

A Second Evergreen Professor Speaks Out

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Betsy DeVos Appoints Former FIRE Official as New Deputy Assist. Sec. of Higher Ed Programs

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 3:00pm 6/7/2017 at 3:00pm

Anyone who is good enough to work for the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education is a safe bet to work in this position. This was an outstanding choice.

Inside Higher Ed reported:

DeVos Appoints First Amendment Advocate to Key Position

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Conservative Student Flees Emerson College Over Harassment

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 10:30am 6/7/2017 at 10:30am
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This story is particularly depressing for me because I went to Emerson. I wasn’t very interested in politics back then but I don’t remember the school being anything like this.

The College Fix reports:

Conservative student flees small Boston college after year of harassment

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Evergreen State College Students Reportedly Roaming Campus With Baseball Bats

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7:30am 6/7/2017 at 7:30am
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Evergreen State College has been the scene of anti-White racism against professor Bret Weinstein, who objected to a Day Without Whites. See our  tag for the details.

There also have been anonymous threats have been made to Evergreen, which have closed the campus multiple times. While the reason remains unclear, there are...

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WATCH: Black Lives Matter Supporter Defends Segregated Event

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7:00am 6/7/2017 at 7:00am
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Despite claiming to want to end racism, members of the Black Lives Matter movement held a Memorial Day event which was open only to black people.

Amber Randall reported at the Daily Caller:

Black Lives Matter Throws ‘Exclusively Black’ Memorial Day Weekend Party

The New York City chapter of Black Lives Matter hosted an...

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Men Are Increasingly Choosing Not to Attend College

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/6/2017 at 1:30pm

Campus culture has become hostile to young men in many ways and they’re responding by not going.

The Denver Post reports:

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Harvard Rescinds Acceptance for Students Who Posted Offensive Memes on Facebook

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 10:30am 6/6/2017 at 10:30am
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Social media has to be used carefully. Schools actively check the accounts of applicants now and there are real consequences for abuses.

Heat Street reports:

Harvard Revokes Acceptances for 10 Students Who Posted Provocative Images, Memes on Facebook

Harvard University has reversed its decision to offer places at the college for at least 10...

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Students at U. Chicago Demand Racially Segregated Orientation

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 7:30am 6/6/2017 at 7:30am
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Have you noticed that the same social justice warrior students who see racism everywhere are the ones increasingly demanding segregation?

The Daily Caller reports:

Chicago Students Demand Racially Segregated Orientation

Students at the University of Chicago are demanding racial segregation for incoming students of color during orientation week.

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Al Franken Running Out of Liberal Celebrity Friends to Appear With

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 7:00am 6/6/2017 at 7:00am
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Al Franken has been forced to cancel appearances with two of his liberal friends in entertainment in just the last two weeks. Franken was scheduled to make an appearance with liberal comedian Kathy Griffin in July but cancelled when Griffin imploded over the highly publicized photo of her holding President Trump’s...

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