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Students Demand More Spending on Diversity at Cash-Strapped College

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/18/2017 at 1:30pm

These students don’t seem to realize their demands are contributing to the financial demise of their school.

Campus Reform reports:

Students demand cash-strapped college spend more on diversity

The student government at Limestone College is demanding longer Health Center hours and the hiring of more “faculty members of color,” but doesn’t want current students...

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Holy Cross Considers Dumping ‘Crusader’ Mascot

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 10:30am 4/18/2017 at 10:30am
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It looks as though political correctness may be about to claim another sports mascot.

The Telegram reports:

Holy Cross debates abandoning ‘Crusader’ mascot

Faced with the prospect of changing its historic “Crusaders” nickname this fall, the College of the Holy Cross is also confronting a central question: What’s in a name?

According to six professors...

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Prof Who Said ‘Trump Must Hang’ Now Apologizing Profusely

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 7:30am 4/18/2017 at 7:30am
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This guy has changed his tune, big time. An FBI investigation can do that.

The Daily Caller reports:

Fresno State Professor Who Said ‘Trump Must Hang’ Apologizes Profusely, Flees Fresno

The history professor at California State University, Fresno who appeared to advocate for the death of President Donald Trump on Twitter has apologized profusely...

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American Flag Banished from UC Davis Student Government Meetings

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 10:00am 4/16/2017 at 10:00am
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Cut off all government funding to the school. If they don’t like the flag, they don’t deserve the benefits that come with it.

Red Alert Politics reports:

UC-Davis student government banishes American flag from meetings

Throughout its extensive history, the American flag has had its peaks and troughs. It’s been hoisted by U.S. marines...

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Arizona State Prof Allows Class to Hold Anti-Trump Protest Instead of Final Exam

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 8:00am 4/16/2017 at 8:00am
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We really need to start tracking and punishing schools that do this crap, especially if they get tax dollars.

The College Fix reports:

Arizona State U. prof allows class to hold anti-Trump protest instead of taking final...

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U. Michigan Prof Claims the English Language is Sexist

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 3:30pm 4/15/2017 at 3:30pm

We’ve now come to the point where the English language is sexist? What’s next? Is there any aspect of American culture that the left won’t vilify in some way?

The College Fix reports:

Professor: ‘The English language is sexist’

The English language is sexist, a University of Michigan professor told Iowa State University students...

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Cornell Lawsuit: Male Student Suicide Attempt After Title IX Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 1:00pm 4/15/2017 at 1:00pm

The way in which sexual misconduct on college campuses is investigated often puts the accused, usually men, in horrible situations. We have written many times about these “kangaroo courts.”

Sometimes tragedy follows.

We recently covered a tragic case in Texas:

Student in Texas Commits Suicide After Trial by Kangaroo Court

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Prof Who Said ‘Trump must hang’ Reportedly Under FBI Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 11:30am 4/15/2017 at 11:30am
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This is great. The professor deserves to be investigated over this. Anyone else would be.

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Return of the Mob Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 9:00am 4/15/2017 at 9:00am
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Another campus mob shouted down another speaker. Why do we put up with this?

Some of the professors aren’t any better.

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VIDEO: College Kids Are Intolerant Jerks

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 8:30am 4/15/2017 at 8:30am
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The folks at the Washington Free Beacon put together this compilation. You may recognize a few of these classic moments.

David Rutz writes:

College Kids Are Intolerant Jerks

The epidemic of wilting American college students unable to handle visiting speakers with dangerous, conservative views doesn’t appear to be slowing down.

With Notre Dame students feeling...

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Brown University Now Using Gender Neutral Pronouns in Admissions Correspondence

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 14, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/14/2017 at 1:30pm
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Brown University is using terms like “they” and “their” instead of “he” and “she” in official communications. This is madness.

James Freeman writes at the Wall Street Journal:

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Lawmakers in Indiana Pass Bill Banning Sanctuary Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 14, 2017 at 10:30am 4/14/2017 at 10:30am
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You don’t hear as much about sanctuary campuses now as you did several weeks ago. The movement is quickly dying as more states take measures like this.

The Daily Caller reports:

Indiana Lawmakers Pass Bill Banning Sanctuary Campuses

Indiana lawmakers have passed a measure...

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College Republicans Demand Political Diversity on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 14, 2017 at 7:30am 4/14/2017 at 7:30am
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We constantly hear about left wing students making outrageous demands. Now some College Republicans are making a very reasonable one.

The College Fix reports:

Republican students protest at board meeting, demand trustees protect political diversity on campus

In a rare move, a throng of Republican students upset at ongoing harassment they face on campus...

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Muslim Prof Who Disputed Christ’s Crucifixion Resigns

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/13/2017 at 1:30pm

This is an update to a story we’ve been following for a few weeks now.

The College Fix reports:

Muslim professor at center of Christ-hoax controversy resigns

The Muslim professor who...

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Student Threatened by University Employee Over Pro-Trump Window Sign

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 10:30am 4/13/2017 at 10:30am
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Pro-Trump students should start posting signs, wearing shirts, and more whenever possible. Expose all the real campus fascists for who they are. This incident happened at the University of South Alabama.

Campus Reform reports:

School employee tried to threaten student over Trump sign

The University of South Alabama is reminding staff to respect First...

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Rolling Stone Settles With Former Associate Dean at UVA

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 7:30am 4/13/2017 at 7:30am

Here’s the latest legal update on the false Rolling Stone gang rape story. The magazine has reached a settlement with the administrator who was implicated.

NPR reports:

‘Rolling Stone’ Settles Defamation Case With Former U.Va. Associate Dean

Lawyers for Rolling Stone and Nicole Eramo, a former University of Virginia associate dean, have reached a...

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Harvard Palestinian Solidarity Committee Stokes Fear With Fake Flyers About Detentions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 3:00pm 4/12/2017 at 3:00pm
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Progressives have all sorts of dark fantasies about what isn’t happening under Trump. At Harvard, fake flyers about students being detained were put out by left wing groups recently.

The Harvard Crimson reported:

Fake ‘Investigation Unit’ Notice Sparks Controversy, Apologies

Mock notices from a purported “Harvard Special Investigations Unit” warning students that a resident...

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