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Prof Who Tweeted ‘Trump Must Hang’ Issues Unapologetic Statement

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 9:00am 4/12/2017 at 9:00am
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A professor at Cal State Fresno who recently tweeted some violent things about President Trump has issued a statement. It’s not much better than his vile tweets.

FOX 26 reports:

Fresno State professor who tweeted ‘Trump must hang’ issues statement

Statement regarding President Joseph Castro’s “Statement regarding lecturer’s social media posts” of 10:25am, today,...

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Egypt’s President Sisi declares 3-month State of Emergency following church bombings

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:30am 4/12/2017 at 7:30am

Less that 24 hours after ISIS claimed responsibility for attacks on two Coptic churches in Egypt that left 37 people dead and over a hundred wounded, President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has declared a state of...

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Claremont McKenna Students Who Shouted Down Heather Mac Donald May Face Discipline

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/11/2017 at 1:30pm
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These students should face discipline of some kind. The scene was reminiscent of what happened at Middlebury.

The Daily Caller reports:

Black Lives Matter Students Facing Disciplinary Action From College

Elite Claremont McKenna College may discipline with suspension or expulsion some unruly students who effectively shut down a Blue Lives Matter presentation, The College...

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Student in Texas Commits Suicide After Trial by Kangaroo Court

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 10:30am 4/11/2017 at 10:30am
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This is such a sad story. To make matters worse, it’s all just based on accusations. Nothing more.

Ashe Schow reports at Watchdog:

Texas student commits suicide after Title IX kangaroo court

If every other egregious example of a male student denied due process after being accused of sexual misconduct gets ignored – this...

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New York State Pushes Through ‘Free’ College Plan

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As if it wasn’t already expensive to live in New York. Now, taxpayers there have a new entitlement to pay for.

NBC News reported:

New York Becomes Only State to Offer Free Four-Year College

New York will be the only state in the country to offer universal public college tuition coverage for working- and...

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Joy Villa Lost Friends Due to Her Pro-Trump Dress

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 10, 2017 at 3:00pm 4/10/2017 at 3:00pm
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Singer Joy Villa turned heads when she wore a pro-Trump gown at the Grammys in February. Today she told Fox & Friends that she lost many friends because of the dress. From Fox News:

Joy Villa’s life has changed tremendously since the singer donned a pro-Trump dress at the 59th annual...

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Loyola U. Chicago to Let Students Bypass Western Civ With ‘Diversity’ Courses

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 10, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/10/2017 at 1:30pm

Who needs to study Western Civilization when there are diversity courses available?

The College Fix reports:

Amid complaints, Loyola to let students bypass Western civilization classes for ‘diversity courses’

Beginning in the fall, Loyola University Chicago...

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Psychiatry Prof Suggests Some Students Have Mental Illness Over Election

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 10, 2017 at 12:00pm 4/10/2017 at 12:00pm

Anyone who has been paying attention since November 9th would undoubtedly agree with this diagnosis.

Red Alert Politics reported:

Professor: Millennials have mental health problems from 2016 election

After Donald Trump won the presidency in November, liberal college students were pretty upset as they took part in cry-ins, walkouts, and marches. However, a psychiatry...

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Student With Pro-Trump Sign Gets Removed From Campus Event

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 10, 2017 at 7:30am 4/10/2017 at 7:30am
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Can you imagine anything like this happening in the age of Obama? Of course not.

PJ Media reports:

Student Removed From Campus Event for Bringing Pro-Trump Sign

People commit to pushing the limits of human ability in some strange, extremely specialized endeavors. For example, someone holds the world record for “Most Weight Lifted With...

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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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Buzzfeed Sues FBI Over Andrew Breitbart FOIA Requests

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 12:30pm 4/9/2017 at 12:30pm

BuzzFeed and journalist Jason Leopold are suing the FBI claiming that their FOIA requests for “all records” related to Andrew Breitbart was not sufficiently met.

The Hill reports:

BuzzFeed News and journalist Jason Leopold are suing the FBI, claiming that the agency failed to adequately respond to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)...

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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:

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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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FDA Approves At-Home DNA Tests For Ten Diseases

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 4:00pm 4/8/2017 at 4:00pm
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The FDA has approved 23andMe’s at-home DNA tests for ten diseases.  There are concerns about the accuracy of such tests and privacy concerns over the results and the actual DNA samples.

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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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Let the 2018 Gorsuch ads begin: “McCaskill has chosen to appease the far left of her party”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 12:00pm 4/8/2017 at 12:00pm
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There are several Democrat Senators who are in red states that went for Trump who voted against Neil Gorsuch.

While Democrats will target Republicans over the Supreme Court, it’s much more of a vulnerability for Senate Democrats, both because they have so many more incumbents up for reelection in red states, but...

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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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