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Student Protesters Ejected from Charles Murray Speech at Villanova U.

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 9:00am 4/1/2017 at 9:00am
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Charles Murray gave a speech at Villanova University in Pennsylvania this week. In sharp contrast to the recent incident at Middlebury College which sent a professor to the hospital, student protesters were removed from the event.

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College Drops Charges Against Student Who Challenged Muslim Prof’s Claims About Jesus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 8:30am 4/1/2017 at 8:30am

This is an update to a story we ran last week. It’s a good thing the school dropped the student’s punishment.

The College Fix reports:

College drops charges against Christian student who challenged Muslim prof’s claims about Jesus

Marshall Polston, the Christian conservative student who was suspended from Rollins College after challenging his Muslim...

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Unfettered Leftism Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 7:30am 4/1/2017 at 7:30am
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Our higher education system is completely out of balance. The left rules everything.

Sit-ins are all the rage again.

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VIDEO: Students Sign Petition to Ban Professors Who Support Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 31, 2017 at 4:30pm 3/31/2017 at 4:30pm
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Mao’s Red Guard is alive and well on American college campuses.

Check out this story from Campus Reform:

VIDEO: Students sign petition to ban Trump supporting profs

Since the election of Donald Trump in November, liberal students and professors around the country have expressed their distaste for the president in a variety of ways.

As...

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College Student’s Grade Lowered for Using the Term ‘Mankind’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 31, 2017 at 1:30pm 3/31/2017 at 1:30pm

If liberals want to live their lives by ridiculous rules of political correctness that’s fine. It becomes a problem however, when they force it on everyone else.

Check out this story from Campus Reform:

Student has grade docked for using ‘mankind’ in English...

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College Student Told He Can’t Pass Out Copies of Constitution

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 31, 2017 at 10:30am 3/31/2017 at 10:30am

This seems to happen once or twice a year at various schools. This time it was Pierce College.

Truth Revolt has the story:

LA College Tells Student He Can’t Pass Out Copies of Constitution

dent at Pierce College in Los Angeles got in trouble for passing out copies of...

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Radical Communist Angela Davis Speaks at Marquette University

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Isn’t it interesting that someone like Davis is able to speak on a college campus without being protested or shouted down?

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports:

Civil rights activist Angela Davis: Movements matter

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Why Are Ivy League Schools Getting Billions in Tax Dollars?

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Harvard’s endowment is worth billions. Same thing at Yale and other Ivy League schools.

Why do they need tax dollars?

This report from FOX News is enlightening:

Critics to Ivy Leagues: ‘Taxpayer gravy train needs to end’

Over a six-year period, Ivy League schools have received tens of billions in tax dollars, bringing in more...

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Ohio State Students Protest Wendy’s With Hunger Strike

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 12:30pm 3/30/2017 at 12:30pm
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Wendy’s was recently targeted for protest at Vanderbilt University, now Ohio State is getting in on the action.

Heat Street reports:

Students Go on Hunger Strike to Shut Down Wendy’s

Wendy’s time at the Ohio State University is over, say fair-labor activists who oppose the restaurant’s use of produce from Mexico. Now a contentious...

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Student Suspended for Challenging Muslim Prof’s Claim That Jesus Wasn’t Crucified

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 9:00am 3/30/2017 at 9:00am

Are the students in this class allowed to question the teachings of Islam? Fair is fair, right?

The Washington Times reports:

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Loyola U. Chicago Offers White Students a Safe Space to Learn About Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 1:30pm 3/29/2017 at 1:30pm

Things like this have nothing to do with serious study. Who would waste valuable college time on this?

Campus Reform reports:

Loyola-Chicago offers whites-only anti-racism group

Students who “self identify as White” at Loyola University Chicago can apply to join a safe space to learn about white privilege, institutional racism, and internalized racism.

RAW, also...

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Hillary Clinton to Speak at Georgetown University on Women in International Politics

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 10:30am 3/29/2017 at 10:30am

It’s probably safe to assume she won’t be shouted down by an angry mob. That doesn’t happen to Democrats.

The Hill reported:

Hillary Clinton to speak at Georgetown University this week

Hillary Clinton will return to Washington, D.C., this Friday to speak at Georgetown University and give awards to four individuals who promoted Colombian...

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Iowa State Students Told to Write 9/11 Essay from Terrorists’ Perspective

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This is inappropriate on so many levels. Can you imagine how this looks to the families of the victims?

The College Fix reports:

Students instructed to write essay on 9/11 from terrorists’ perspective

A recent assignment in an international studies course at Iowa State University asked students to write a historical account of the...

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UC System President Janet Napolitano to Visit Mexico in Rebuke of Trump

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Another former member of the Obama team undermining the Trump administration. What a shock.

Campus Reform reports:

UC system prez fears Trump will ‘isolate and antagonize’ Mexico

University of California system President Janet Napolitano will be taking a three-day trip to Mexico next week to “strengthen ties” with the country as a rebuke of...

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U. Pennsylvania Students Hold Sit-in for Fossil Fuel Divestment

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 1:30pm 3/28/2017 at 1:30pm

Oh look, another group of students is making demands of their school as if they are in charge.

Ecowatch reports:

With Sleeping Bags in Tow, 33 Students Begin Sit In Demanding University Divestment From Fossil Fuels

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Chicago State Still Mired in Political and Financial Problems

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This school has been circling the drain for months. At some point, doesn’t it make sense to let it go?

The Chicago Sun Times reports:

Students languish amid grandstanding at Chicago State University

There are three rich ironies about Chicago State University.

Our politics have taken a new, byzantine turn. On Monday, the university’s board...

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Betsy DeVos Praises Career Prep in Visit to Valencia College

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7:30pm 3/26/2017 at 7:30pm

Betsy DeVos recently visited Valencia College in Florida where she talked about the importance of career prep. Today’s students would be wise to listen rather than getting wrapped up in protests.

The Chronicle of Higher Education reports:

In First College Visit, DeVos Praises Career Prep and Community Colleges

Betsy DeVos made her first official...

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