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U. Illinois Students Demand Reversal of Decision Against Sanctuary Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 20, 2017 at 4:03pm 1/20/2017 at 4:03pm
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The school and its board decided against having a sanctuary campus but some students won’t accept it.

The Daily Illini reports:

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Students Explain How Liberal Colleges Made Them Conservative

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The effort to indoctrinate students to the left sometimes backfires. Isn’t that great?

Red Alert Politics has the story:

Students: Our liberal colleges made us more conservative

A sizable number of college professors and high school teachers have a mission to indoctrinate as many students to become far-left liberal activists. The education system has...

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Yale Students Prepare to Protest Trump Inauguration

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All the cool kids are jumping on the anti-Trump train, even at Yale.

The Yale Daily News reports:

Yalies prepare for Trump inauguration protests

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Social Justice Workshops Required for Students at Marquette

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Progressive policies are always so popular that they have to be required.

Campus Reform reports:

Marquette students required to attend ‘social justice’ workshops

“Many professors” at Marquette University require their students to complete “reflection sessions” on race and privilege, strictly monitoring their attendance and participation.

An online schedule and overview of the sessions asserts that...

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Swarthmore College Course Asks: Is God a White Supremacist?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 7:30am 1/19/2017 at 7:30am

Someone actually looked at the proposal for this course and thought: Yeah, this sounds reasonable.

Heat Street reports:

Prestigious Swarthmore College Offers Class Asking ‘Is God a White Supremacist?’

Another day, another university’s religion program bogged down by political correctness. Earlier this week, we reported on how two top divinity schools are suggesting gender-neutral...

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Student Socialists Plan Nationwide Inauguration Day Walkout Over Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 1:30pm 1/18/2017 at 1:30pm
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This is very telling. One of the reasons the left is so angry about Trump’s election is because the left thought it was getting close to bringing socialism to the U.S.

The College Fix reported:

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College President Says He Was Fired for Giving Shelter to Homeless Student

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Once you know the details of this story, the firing seems a bit extreme.

FOX News reported:

College president says he was fired for offering homeless student shelter inside library in sub-zero temps

He was only trying to be kind to a homeless man.

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Georgetown Tells Students They Can’t House Trump Inauguration Protesters

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You have to wonder why such a thing would even need to be stated explicitly.

The Daily Caller reports:

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Anti-Trump Protesters Invade Classrooms at Georgetown

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 7:00am 1/18/2017 at 7:00am
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Leftists are already descending on the Washington, DC area in anticipation of Trump’s inauguration on Friday. Some of them decided it would be a good idea to invade classrooms at Georgetown University.

Campus Reform reports:

VIDEO: Anti-Trump protesters disrupt Georgetown classrooms

Anti-Trump protesters disrupted multiple Georgetown classrooms last week in an effort to resist...

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Norwich University Students Proud to be Part of Inauguration

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Norwich University is a military school in Vermont and their band will be part of the inauguration. Students are pretty happy about it.

WCAX News reports:

Norwich University proud to join in presidential inauguration

It’s not everyday you get to perform for a president, but that’s what the Norwich University band will be doing...

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Students Who Want College to Act Like Their Parents Will Ultimately Regret it

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 10:30am 1/17/2017 at 10:30am

The nanny state is demanded by some American college students but if they got their wish, they’d be even more miserable.

Mark Yudof writes at the Dallas News:

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American University Prof: Russian Meddling Means We Need Another Election

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 7:30am 1/17/2017 at 7:30am

Chris Edelson of American University teaches government but apparently wants to subvert our Democratic process.

He writes at The Hill:

Remedy for Russian meddling should be new election

It sounds like a story lifted from the pages of a spy novel. U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Russian dictator Vladimir Putin led a cyberespionage...

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St. Louis U. Hosting Series on ‘Privilege, Whiteness, and Racism’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm 1/16/2017 at 2:00pm

There seems to be an endless supply of programs like this in higher education.

Campus Reform reported:

SLU to host 11-week series on ‘privilege, whiteness, and racism’

Saint Louis University is sponsoring a weekly “Witnessing Whiteness” book discussion for students interested in supporting “diversity and racial justice initiatives.”

The group, which will meet on Wednesday...

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Campus Carry Revisited by North Carolina Lawmakers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 16, 2017 at 12:00pm 1/16/2017 at 12:00pm

We live in dangerous times. Lots of people want to be able to protect themselves and who can blame them?

The News and Observer reports:

NC lawmakers revisit question of guns on campus

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A Catholic University in Chicago Boasts High Enrollment of Muslim Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 2:00pm 1/15/2017 at 2:00pm

Benedictine University is a Catholic college but has a surprisingly high number of Muslim students.

The Chicago Tribune reports:

Small Catholic university, big Muslim enrollment try to build bridges

Zainub Fiaz did her homework on Benedictine University before enrolling in the quiet institution in west suburban L...

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Leftists Shut Down Free Speech Event at UC Davis

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 12:30pm 1/15/2017 at 12:30pm
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The College Republicans at UC Davis invited Milo Yiannopoulos and Martin Shkreli to give a talk on campus which was to focus largely on free speech but the event had to be cancelled because leftists protested and authorities feared violence.

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Pierce College Puyallup Students: Gender Neutral Bathrooms Not Up To Standards

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What so many college administrators don’t understand about the left is that they are never satisfied. Every time you give in, a new list of demands appears.

Campus Reform reported:

Pierce students say new all-gender restrooms not good enough

Students at Pierce College Puyallup are not satisfied with the new all-gender bathrooms on campus,...

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