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Teens Sue Federal Government, Demand Climate Action

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2016

Mad Science and even Madder Law: Federal judge sides with young plaintiffs.

Teens Sue Federal Government, Demand Climate Action

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11/18/2016 at 10:51am
Once upon a time, soccer and piano lessons were the preferred extra-curricular options for teens. Now social justice warfare may be the thrilling, new, after-school activity. A group of American kids are suing the federal government demanding “climate action.” “We are standing here to fight and protect everything that we love—from our land…
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Jesse Jackson Leads Student Walkout Over Trump at U. Michigan

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2016

Because of course.

Jesse Jackson Leads Student Walkout Over Trump at U. Michigan

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11/18/2016 at 10:30am
You knew the Reverend Jesse Jackson was going to get in on all this anti-Trump protesting, didn’t you? The Michigan Daily reports: Students hold walkout with Rev. Jesse Jackson demanding University action against racism Nearly a thousand people gathered on the Diag and marched through University of Michigan buildings for a student walk-out protest…
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San Francisco Teachers Union Creates Anti-Trump Lesson Plan

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2016

Students who support Trump will be asked to explain how he’s not racist.

San Francisco Teachers Union Creates Anti-Trump Lesson Plan

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11/18/2016 at 8:30am
Try to imagine for a moment, what would happen if public schools in a conservative community were offered a lesson plan in 2008 which was in any way critical of then President Elect Barack Obama. We all know what would have followed, don’t we? Of course, the reverse of this situation never…
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Post-Election Harvard Crimson Editorial Addresses Lack of Ideological Diversity on Campus

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2016

Veritas.

Post-Election Harvard Crimson Editorial Addresses Lack of Ideological Diversity on Campus

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11/18/2016 at 7:30am
This is the most rational response to the election in higher education I’ve seen so far. In fact, maybe the only one. Kudos to The Crimson: Elephant and Man at Harvard As students and professors continue to take stock of the results of Tuesday’s election, the ideological uniformity of much of Harvard’s population will…
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Students Target Columbia Wrestlers Over Leaked Chat Room Messages

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2016

At Columbia, if you refuse to toe-the-party line, activists will come for blood.

Students Target Columbia Wrestlers Over Leaked Chat Room Messages

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11/18/2016 at 7:00am
Last week, a Columbia University student blog published a series of leaked chat room messages, leaked to a Columbia student blog, that were sent between school wrestling team players. The team was then suspended, as Legal Insurrection reported, Columbia Suspends Men’s Wrestling Season Over Lewd Texts. These leaked messages, which were sent in the assumed privacy…
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Oberlin College halted purchases from Gibson’s Bakery targeted by #BlackLivesMatter, but may reconsider

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

Gibson’s Bakery: “There was no profiling going on, unless you count profiling against shoplifters”

Oberlin College halted purchases from Gibson’s Bakery targeted by #BlackLivesMatter, but may reconsider

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11/17/2016 at 9:30pm
Oberlin College certainly is an “exciting” place to be these days. Oberlin just fired a professor after antisemitic Facebook posts, students are petitioning to become a sanctuary campus, and the President of Oberlin just circulated an email about antisemitic vandalism at an unnamed professor’s house. That come just after calls from Black Lives Matters…
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Obama Executive Order Immigration

No, Obama Will Not Pardon DREAMers on His Way Out of the White House

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

“The president takes the executive clemency power seriously.”

No, Obama Will Not Pardon DREAMers on His Way Out of the White House

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11/17/2016 at 7:30pm
Even President Obama recognizes some Constitutional boundaries. Who knew? Thursday, House Democrats petitioned President Obama, requesting a pardon for DREAMers (kids who would benefit under the contentious DREAM Act). The pardon would nullify any legal ramifications accrued because of their lack of legal status. DREAMers would’ve been brought to the U.S. as…
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Soros-funded groups fight scrutiny of Keith Ellison’s Nation of Islam past

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

Ellison claims he didn’t know the true nature of Farrakhan. Seriously.

Soros-funded groups fight scrutiny of Keith Ellison’s Nation of Islam past

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11/17/2016 at 6:00pm
Keith Ellison, Democratic Congressman from Minnesota, is the favorite to become Chair of the Democratic National Committee. He has the support of big names like Chuck Schumer, Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Harry Reid, among others. Yet for years there have been questions about Ellison’s past association with Louis Farrakhan and the Nation…
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Man Bungee Jumps 250 ft to Dunk a Biscuit in Tea

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

The most British thing to ever happen?

Man Bungee Jumps 250 ft to Dunk a Biscuit in Tea

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11/17/2016 at 5:30pm
Must’ve been some biscuit and tea. From The Independent: A 24-year-old man from Sheffield has become a Guinness World Record holder for completing the highest bungee dunk – diving from 73 metres above the ground to dunk a chocolate Hobnob into tea. Simon Berry’s technique involved clasping both wrists together like a diver, to…
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Battle for Congressional Minority Leader: Tim Ryan to Challenge Nancy Pelosi

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

Ryan vs. Ryan?

Battle for Congressional Minority Leader: Tim Ryan to Challenge Nancy Pelosi

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11/17/2016 at 4:30pm
Senate Democrats aren’t the only Hill D’s reeling after the latest election. House Democrats, too, have struggled to collect themselves. Politico reports Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) will challenge longterm House leader, Rep. Nancy Pelosi for the position of Minority Leader: Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) will challenge House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) for…
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Watch the NY Time’s Election Night Headline Evolution

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

DRAMA

Watch the NY Time’s Election Night Headline Evolution

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11/17/2016 at 4:00pm
DRAMA. ALL the drama. Check out the evolution of Election Night’s leading headline on the NY Times digital front page: The changing headlines atop the @nytimes’s home page — 13 of them in all — convey the drama of election night: https://t.co/fKrWPQje7M pic.twitter.com/ougPbFfjRx— Stephen Hiltner (@sahiltner) November 16, 2016 [h/t Ace] Follow Kemberlee…
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South Carolina May Allow Teachers to Carry Guns on Campus

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

Other states have allowed teachers to carry as a preventative measure.

South Carolina May Allow Teachers to Carry Guns on Campus

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11/17/2016 at 3:00pm
After a deadly school shooting in October that killed a six-year-old student, South Carolina Rep. Joshua Putnam (R) introduced a new bill that would allow teachers to carry a gun to protect children: “It would incorporate mostly live shooter scenarios. So then teachers are familiar with how to approach that gunman on campus, how…
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Artist Faces Jail for Hanging Anti-Terrorism Posters at George Mason U.

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

Heresy.

Artist Faces Jail for Hanging Anti-Terrorism Posters at George Mason U.

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11/17/2016 at 2:30pm
The artist is Oleg Atbashian, creator of the satirical website The People’s Cube. Do you think he’d be in trouble if he was hanging up posters that promote socialism? PJ Media reports: People’s Cube Artist Faces 5 Years in Prison for Hanging Up Anti-Terror Posters at GMU The artistic genius behind the highly acclaimed…
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Congressional Republicans Choose Short-Term Spending Bill

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump preferred to wait until after inauguration to pass a long-term funding bill

Congressional Republicans Choose Short-Term Spending Bill

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11/17/2016 at 1:30pm
House Republicans have chosen to go with a short-term spending bill to fund the government through March 31 instead of a full year bill: Appropriations Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Kentucky, said in a statement that his committee would immediately start working on “a Continuing Resolution (CR) at the current rate of funding…
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VIDEO: WH Press Sec Informs Vin Scully He’s Receiving Presidential Medal of Freedom

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

All the feels

VIDEO: WH Press Sec Informs Vin Scully He’s Receiving Presidential Medal of Freedom

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11/17/2016 at 1:00pm
Every year, the president awards Medals of Freedom to a handful of civilian recipients. This year, longtime Dodgers baseball announcer, Vin Scully will receive a Medal of Freedom. The White House recorded the phone call made by Press Secretary Josh Ernst informing Scully of his upcoming award. Follow Kemberlee on Twitter…
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Deer Pummels Cross Country Runner

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

That one’s going to leave a mark

Deer Pummels Cross Country Runner

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11/17/2016 at 12:25pm
Beware of charging…deer? From MileSplit: Someone forgot to tell the deer that XC isn’t a “contact sport”(turn on the sound) this weekend at the DIII Mid East Regional Championships at DeSales University in PA. Justin DeLuzio from Gwynedd-Mercy College got hit by a deer mid-race. He suffered no major injuries, interview coming soon. Deer…
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Ariel University: How a tiny Israeli city builds a high-tech bridge to India

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2016

Ariel U mulls exchange programmes, joint research fund with Indian academic institutions

Ariel University: How a tiny Israeli city builds a high-tech bridge to India

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11/17/2016 at 11:30am
With Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin touring India on an 8-day visit, Ariel University is taking this historic opportunity to connect with Indian universities and tap into South Asian country’s huge talent pool. Professor Yehuda Danon, President of Ariel University, is accompanying the presidential delegation, along with fifteen other heads of Israeli universities. Along with…
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