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Missouri Doughnut Store Owner Blames Protests for Business Failure

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/8/2017 at 1:30pm

The University of Missouri isn’t the only organization suffering due to the campus protests of 2015. A local business owner is blaming the incident for the closure of his shop.

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Butler University Faces Backlash Over Anti-Trump Course

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 8, 2017 at 10:30am 5/8/2017 at 10:30am
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A new course offering at Butler University may have been the tipping point for many people. Trump Derangement Syndrome has already jumped the shark.

The Indy Star reports:

Butler’s ‘Trumpism’ course description draws backlash

Butler University said it is reviewing its course description practices after it received backlash for a fall 2017 course offering...

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Cedarville U. May be First in Ohio to Allow Campus Carry

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 8, 2017 at 7:30am 5/8/2017 at 7:30am

Under Ohio law, this issue can now be decided by a school’s board of trustees. Don’t be surprised if more school’s follow Cedarville’s lead.

The Dayton Daily News reports:

Cedarville U. could become first Ohio college to allow concealed carry

Although Cedarville University could become the first college in Ohio to allow some form...

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Conference at Yale Compares Conservatives to KKK and Nazis

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This is a straight up denial of reality. It’s not conservatives who are running around in black shirts stomping on the rights of others and starting fires on campuses to silence free speech.

Campus Reform reports:

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Double Standard: Berkeley Welcomes Radical Leftist to Speak on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 10:30am 5/7/2017 at 10:30am
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No one is saying leftists shouldn’t be allowed to speak on campus. It’s the double standard which is the problem.

Mediaite reports:

Berkeley Said No to Ann Coulter But Yes to Radical Leftist Sunsara Taylor

The University of California, Berkeley essentially barred Ann Coulter from speaking on campus at the end of April; but...

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Emory U. to Pay 100 Percent of Financial Needs for Illegal Immigrant Students

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What a great time to be in America illegally. Emory University will give you a free college education.

The Daily Caller reports:

University Will Pay ‘100 Percent’ Of Illegal Students’ Financial Needs

Emory University is keen to pay “100 percent of demonstrated financial need for undocumented students (with or without DACA) who are admitted...

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Biracial Winner of Miss Black U. Texas Contest Criticized as Not Black Enough

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 1:00pm 5/6/2017 at 1:00pm

This is the path we’re headed down, thanks to the left.

The Dallas Morning News reported:

‘Not black enough?’ Biracial winner of Miss Black University of Texas draws backlash

Rachael Malonson has always struggled with her biracial identity. After being crowned Miss Black University of Texas, social media users attacked her for the way...

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University of Iowa Trains Students to Understand Their White Privilege

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11:00am 5/6/2017 at 11:00am

Higher education’s obsession with progressive policy is forcing real academic studies into the back seat. When will students understand they’re being cheated out of serious study?

The College Fix reports:

Public university trains white students on their ‘white privilege’

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UC Santa Cruz Students Occupy Building, Shout Anti-Semitic Slurs, Admin Caves In to Demands

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:00am 5/6/2017 at 10:00am
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As we reported in an earlier post, the Afrikan Black Student Alliance took over a building at UC Santa Cruz this week and issued a specific set of demands, including mandatory diversity training for other students, repainting of Rosa Parks house and housing guarantees for “ALL African Black Caribbean identified students.”

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Butler University Offers Anti-Trump Course

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Can you even imagine this happening at an American university during Obama’s presidency? It would have been unthinkable.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Butler University is now offering a full-on anti-Trump course

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Student Demands Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 8:30am 5/6/2017 at 8:30am
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Twice this week, student groups at different schools demanded mandatory diversity courses.

Accepting punishment for your actions is also a big problem.

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Middlebury Students to Protest Discipline of Classmates Over Mob Attack

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It isn’t clear at this point that the students who were disciplined faced any serious punishment but other students at Middlebury are planning to protest.

Ashe Schow writes at the Federalist:

Middlebury Students Vote To Protest Discipline Of Charles Murray Protesters

Even as Middlebury College administrators investigated students who were disruptive and violent against...

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U. Arkansas Fayetteville Official Suspended for Cancelling Speaker Critical of Islam

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

The official in question obviously didn’t want to include a speaker who might make Islam look bad.

Arkansas Online reports:

Mideast studies chief at UA suspended after canceling presentation from speaker known for criticizing Islam

The director of a Middle East studies center at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville was suspended Wednesday from his...

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UC Santa Cruz Students Take Over Building, Demand Mandatory Diversity Competency Training

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Students from a group called the Afrikan/Black Student Alliance have taken over a building at the University of California Santa Cruz. They claim their occupation will continue until their demands are met.

KSBW News reported:

Student takeover of UC Santa Cruz building enters Day 2

Nearly 200 people took over Kerr Hall, and are...

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Brown University ‘Rape List’ Discontinued After Student is Falsely Accused

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This is a perfect, albeit tragic, example of everything that’s wrong with campus rape culture activists.

Heat Street reports:

Brown University ‘Rape List’ Shuts Down After Falsely Accusing Student of Rape

Brown Survivors Speak, an anonymous anti-rape activist group at Brown University that publishes the names of men accused of rape has quietly disappeared...

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Fraternity at Baylor U. Investigated Over Mexican Themed Party

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/4/2017 at 1:30pm

The party also caused a student protest. Has no one at Baylor ever been to a St. Patrick’s Day party?

The Waco Tribune-Herald reported:

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Berkeley Student Leader Objects to Campus Police and Free Speech Protection

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 10:30am 5/4/2017 at 10:30am
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At what point do we admit as a country that we have a problem on college campuses? People who reject the protection of free speech for all don’t belong in college.

Jonathan Turley writes:

Berkeley Student Leader Denounces Campus Police As Triggering and Rejects Free Speech Protections For Speakers Like Ann Coulter

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