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New Poll Shows 36 Percent of College Students Say Safe Spaces are Necessary

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 26, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/26/2017 at 1:30pm

It’s hard to believe that people in this same age range once stormed the beach at Normandy.

The Daily Caller reports:

SHOCK POLL: 36 Percent Of America’s College Students Say Safe Spaces Are ‘Absolutely Necessary’

Well over one-third of America’s adult college students believe that campus “safe spaces” are “absolutely necessary” to assist grown...

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Former Professor Arrested for Allegedly Participating in Violent Antifa Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 26, 2017 at 10:30am 5/26/2017 at 10:30am
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The incident has been circulated widely on the internet and is intensely violent. It involved the clubbing of an innocent man with a bike lock.

The East Bay Times reports:

Bay Area college professor used U-shaped bike lock in beating, police say

A former Diablo Valley College professor was arrested Wednesday in connection with...

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Students Want Prof Fired for Objecting to Kicking White People Off Campus for a Day

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 26, 2017 at 7:30am 5/26/2017 at 7:30am

This happened at Evergreen State College. Can you imagine being a donor or a trustee at this school? This is an embarrassment.

Heat Street reports:

Student Mob Shrieks at Professor Who Objected to Event That Kicks White People Off Campus for a Day

Evergreen State College students have berated a professor and called for...

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Middlebury College Students Receive No Real Punishment for March Mob Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:00pm 5/25/2017 at 7:00pm
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In March of this year, a mob of students at Middlebury College in Vermont stormed into a talk by sociologist Charles Murray. After shutting down the event, the mob chased chased down Murray and ultimately sent a professor who was assisting him to the emergency room.

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John Kerry Uses Speech at Harvard Kennedy School to Bash Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/25/2017 at 1:30pm

Unlike John Kerry, Trump managed to win a presidential election. That’s gotta sting.

The Washington Examiner reports:

John Kerry rips Trump by telling grads to ‘learn Russian’

Former Secretary of State John Kerry told Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government graduates on Wednesday he was not planning to get “political” with his commencement speech before...

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Minority Students at U. Michigan Feel ‘Marginalized’ by School’s Wood Paneling

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 10:30am 5/25/2017 at 10:30am
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There is a sickness on our college campuses right now. It’s a form of mental illness and it will continue until the sufferers are told to grow up or go home.

The College Fix reports:

Minority students feel ‘marginalized’ by historic building’s ‘imposing, masculine’ paneling

Some minority students at the University of Michigan have...

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Republican Lawmakers in California Target Free Speech Zones

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:30am 5/25/2017 at 7:30am

Something similar happened recently in Wisconsin. Hopefully this is the beginning of a trend.

The Los Angeles Times reports:

Frustrated with campus discourse limits, California Republicans take on ‘free speech zones’

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Students and Faculty at Orange Coast College Demand Removal of College Republicans

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/24/2017 at 1:30pm
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The College Republicans have exposed instances of conservative students being mistreated and people don’t like that.

Campus Reform reports:

Students, faculty demand OCC get Republicans ‘out of our face’

Students and faculty stormed the Orange Coast College administration building Monday to protest the release of public records and demand that the administration end its...

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St. Olaf College Stands by Pro-Israel Adviser Defying Student Demands for Firing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10:30am 5/24/2017 at 10:30am
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Why would students at a Christian school demand the firing of someone for being pro-Israel? An insidious strain of leftism has infected this school.

The College Fix reports:

St. Olaf defends pro-Israel adviser, says demand to oust him won’t be met

Student protesters at St. Olaf College said alumnus Arne Christenson should lose his...

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Trump Administration Wants to End Subsidized Student Loans

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:30am 5/24/2017 at 7:30am
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They also want to end the debt forgiveness program for those who go into public service. This is going to spark new campus protests, for sure.

The Associated Press reports:

Trump Wants to End Subsidized Student Loans

The Trump administration is proposing to eliminate subsidized student loans and end student debt forgiveness for those...

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U. Chicago Students Issue Laundry List of Left Wing Demands

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/23/2017 at 1:30pm

Now that students know this tactic works, expect to see it happen more and more. The more schools give in, the more student groups will take advantage.

Campus Reform reports:

Students demand U Chicago fund race-specific housing

A University of Chicago student organization has released a list of nearly 50 demands calling for the...

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Mizzou May Try to Recoup Financial Losses by Raising Tuition

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 10:30am 5/23/2017 at 10:30am

Mizzou has suffered from a significant drop in enrollment ever since the protests of 2015. Now they might to try to make up for the lost revenue by raising tuition. Not smart.

The Kansas City Star reports:

University of Missouri curators to vote Tuesday on raising tuition and fees

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Union Backing Protesters March During Yale Graduation

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 7:30am 5/23/2017 at 7:30am
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This demonstration was connected to the grad students who recently held a symbolic hunger strike.

The Daily Caller reports:

BREAKING — Thousands Of Union Protestors Disrupt Yale Graduation

Thousands of union activists have swarmed downtown New Haven to force Yale University to negotiate a contract that would bring its recently formed union to the...

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Joe Biden Trashes Election as ‘Ugliest Realities’ in Colby Commencement Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 22, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/22/2017 at 1:30pm

Sadly, Biden’s speech is exactly what you’d expect from a Democrat right now.

WBUR reports:

Former VP Biden At Colby College: ‘It’s Time To Regain Our Sense Of Unity And Purpose’

Former Vice President Joe Biden gave assurances Sunday that the country’s current divisiveness brought on by a presidential election that “churned up some...

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Students Object to Lou Reed’s Hit ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ as ‘Transphobic’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 22, 2017 at 11:30am 5/22/2017 at 11:30am
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Lou Reed passed away in 2013. At least he’s not here to witness one of his best songs become the newest thing campus snowflakes have deemed problematic.

Students at the University of Guelph in Canada played “Walk on the Wild Side” at a campus event and were ultimately forced to apologize.

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Tennessee Passes ‘Milo Bill’ to Protect Free Speech on College Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:30am 5/22/2017 at 10:30am

It’d be nice if congress would do something like this on a national level.

Red Alert Politics reports:

Tennessee passes the ‘Milo bill’ guaranteeing free speech on colleges

As college campuses across the country, especially in California, suppress free speech to protect liberal students’ feelings, the state of Tennessee just passed a landmark law...

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VIDEO: Notre Dame Students Walk Out of Mike Pence Commencement Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:30am 5/22/2017 at 7:30am
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One rarely gets to see such a tasteless display. The only thing these students are proving is their immaturity.

From the FOX News Insider:

WATCH: Students Walk Out of Pence’s Graduation Speech at Notre Dame

Dozens of students marched out of...

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