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Evergreen State College Students Reportedly Roaming Campus With Baseball Bats

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7:30am 6/7/2017 at 7:30am
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Evergreen State College has been the scene of anti-White racism against professor Bret Weinstein, who objected to a Day Without Whites. See our  tag for the details.

There also have been anonymous threats have been made to Evergreen, which have closed the campus multiple times. While the reason remains unclear, there are...

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Men Are Increasingly Choosing Not to Attend College

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/6/2017 at 1:30pm

Campus culture has become hostile to young men in many ways and they’re responding by not going.

The Denver Post reports:

Men saying “no thanks” to...

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Harvard Rescinds Acceptance for Students Who Posted Offensive Memes on Facebook

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 10:30am 6/6/2017 at 10:30am
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Social media has to be used carefully. Schools actively check the accounts of applicants now and there are real consequences for abuses.

Heat Street reports:

Harvard Revokes Acceptances for 10 Students Who Posted Provocative Images, Memes on Facebook

Harvard University has reversed its decision to offer places at the college for at least 10...

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Students at U. Chicago Demand Racially Segregated Orientation

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 7:30am 6/6/2017 at 7:30am
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Have you noticed that the same social justice warrior students who see racism everywhere are the ones increasingly demanding segregation?

The Daily Caller reports:

Chicago Students Demand Racially Segregated Orientation

Students at the University of Chicago are demanding racial segregation for incoming students of color during orientation week.

They also want some serious construction to...

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George Mason Students Sue School Over Funding From Koch Brothers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 5, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/5/2017 at 1:30pm

The Koch brothers should respond to this by rescinding every penny they’ve given to the school and donating the money somewhere else. If the students don’t want funding, fine. They won’t get it.

EcoWatch reported:

Students Sue University Over Ties to Koch Brothers

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UC Riverside Student Paper Says Gender Studies Requirement is a Bad Idea

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 5, 2017 at 10:30am 6/5/2017 at 10:30am

The reasoning behind the argument here is completely logical which means it’ll probably be ignored.

The College Fix reports:

Why a mandatory gender studies requirement is a bad idea, even for liberals

It’s not every day that the editors of a major campus newspaper oppose the creation of a lefty graduation requirement.

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Author Explains Why Valedictorians Rarely Become Millionaires

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 5, 2017 at 7:30am 6/5/2017 at 7:30am

The author cites a study and the funny thing is that this makes perfect sense.

From FOX Business:

Why valedictorians rarely become millionaires, author says

It’s high school graduation time and a slew of young, newly minted grads are ready to tackle the workforce or continue their education. And, while many of those graduates...

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From Safe Space to Attack Zone: As goes Evergreen, so goes academia

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 7:00pm 6/4/2017 at 7:00pm
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We’ve written a lot about the attacks on progressive professor Bret Weinstein at Evergreen State College. He was accused of racism by student activists for opposing a proposal to ban white people from campus for a day, a move he condemned as impermissible racism.

In a bizarro world that is today’s campus,...

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McAuliffe Passes Out College Board Seats to Current and Former Cabinet Members

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 4:00pm 6/4/2017 at 4:00pm

This is a perfect example of the cronyism in government so many people have come to loathe.

The Washington Post reports:

McAuliffe rewards current and former Cabinet members with college board seats

Gov. Terry McAuliffe doled out some of Virginia’s juiciest political plums to seven current or former administration officials and two of their...

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UC Defunds Regent Parties After Report Exposes Extravagance

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 12:00pm 6/4/2017 at 12:00pm

A recent report about expensive parties for regents didn’t sit well with the administration.

The Daily Californian reports:

University defunds regents’ parties, dinners, reversing former policy

The UC Board of Regents will no longer use university funds to pay for board member dinners and parties, as first reported by...

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Harvard Law School’s Choice for New Dean Draws Praise From Conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 9:20am 6/4/2017 at 9:20am
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It’s not every day that an academic appointment gets praise from conservatives so this is noteworthy.

The Daily Caller reports:

Conservatives Dig The New Harvard Law School Dean

Harvard Law School named professor John Manning as its new dean Tuesday, soliciting praise from conservative...

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Sonoma State Student Angers Crowd With Anti-Trump, Anti-Police Poem

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 12:30pm 6/3/2017 at 12:30pm
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People have been very patient but are starting to get tired of this stuff. It’s enough already.

The College Fix reports:

Sonoma State student’s anti-cop, anti-Trump commencement poem outrages crowd

A student commencement speaker at Sonoma State University turned what was supposed to be a celebration of accomplishment into a diatribe against President Trump,...

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San Diego State Associate Dean Calls GOP a Terrorist Organization

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The school is defending his free speech rights because that’s suddenly very important again for some reason.

The Washington Times reports:

San Diego State associate dean calls GOP an ‘extremist terrorist organization’

San Diego State University is defending an associate dean’s First Amendment rights after he called the GOP a terrorist group on Facebook.

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Brown University Celebrates ‘Blackalaureate’ 2017

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8:30am 6/3/2017 at 8:30am
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Brown University has apparently been doing this for years. Black students celebrate their graduation in a separate ceremony before participating in the full commencement exercises the next day.

The National Association of Scholars reports:

Blackalaureate 2017 at Brown University: A Photo Essay

Student procession at the 40th Onyx Rites of P...

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Shut it All Down Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 7:30am 6/3/2017 at 7:30am
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Evergreen State College has become the poster child for everything that’s wrong with higher education.

There are no adults in charge.

It might be time to...

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Northeastern Illinois U. to Cut 180 Jobs Due to Financial Strain

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 2, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/2/2017 at 1:30pm

Northeastern Illinois University has been circling a financial drain for a while but the situation is getting pretty desperate now.

The Chicago Tribune reports:

Northeastern Illinois University to cut about 180 jobs: ‘the devastation increases’

For nearly two years, the state budget standoff has placed Northeastern Illinois University in an ever-tightening vise as the...

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Evergreen State College Continues Descent Into Madness

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 2, 2017 at 1:00pm 6/2/2017 at 1:00pm
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The student takeover at Evergreen State College has gotten so out of control that lawmakers in Washington State are now talking about

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