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WATCH: Pro-Israel Cornell students joyously sing and dance in face of anti-Israel “die in”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 8:30pm 5/4/2017 at 8:30pm

At Cornell we mostly have great students. This is a story about some of those great students at an Israel Independence Day event who reacted in a powerful way when a small group of students from the anti-Israel Students for Justice in Palestine disrupted the event.

You may recall that there have...

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Price for speaking against campus left “might be your reputation”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7:00am 5/2/2017 at 7:00am

The price to be paid by conservatives on campus is a topic I have been covering frequently.

I discussed recently the issues at Cornell in For conservatives at Cornell University, high price for free speech, and more generally the atmosphere on many campuses in The new Cultural Revolution on Campuses

On May 1, 2017, I...

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The new Cultural Revolution on Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 8:30pm 4/29/2017 at 8:30pm
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The events of the past year on campuses have been beyond disturbing.

We are witnessing nothing less than a cultural purge of dissenting views on a wide range of topics in the name of social justice. No disagreement is tolerated, not even the slightest deviation. That purge has been going on for many...

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Smear campaign against Cornell prof who opposed grad student unionization

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 8:30pm 4/27/2017 at 8:30pm

David B. Collum is a world-renowned Chemistry Professor at Cornell University, where I teach at the law school. He has been at Cornell since 1980, and is Department Chair through the end of this academic year.

I don’t know Dave well, but we have met before.

He is something of a Renaissance man, able...

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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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Student Group and Profs at Cornell Demand Fund for Illegal Immigrant Students

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 6, 2017 at 10:30am 3/6/2017 at 10:30am

Where is the money going to come from? Who is going to pay for it?

The Daily Caller reports:

Professors, Students Demand College Start Fund For Illegal Immigrants

Cornell University students hosted a protest to demand the college provide funds for all illegal immigrant students.

The protest, organized by the Cornell Coalition for Inclusive Democracy,...

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For conservatives at Cornell University, high price for free speech

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 3, 2017 at 3:00pm 3/3/2017 at 3:00pm
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The other day I came up with a line I’m pretty happy with.

During an interview with Bill Whittle on NRA TV, I pointed out that I am “The One” at Cornell Law School, where I teach.

Here’s the excerpt:
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Conservative speaker event forced into hiding at Cornell

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 9:35pm 2/19/2017 at 9:35pm
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It’s not popular to be politically conservative at Cornell University, where I teach at the law school.

A recent study by The Cornell Sun student newspaper documented that 97% of faculty donations at Cornell Univ. went to Democrats, while an analysis by The College Fix showed that eleven departments at...

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Cornell Student Assembly Votes Down Resolution for Ideological Diversity in Faculty

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 10, 2017 at 7:30am 2/10/2017 at 7:30am

Liberals love diversity, as long as it’s only skin deep. Ideological diversity is a whole different ball game.

Casey Breznick reports at the Cornell Review:

Cornell Student Assembly Says No to Faculty Diversity

The Student Assembly (SA) struck down a resolution that would have requested for the creation of a committee to “increase and...

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Cornell Republican Student Assaulted By Liberals Speaks Out

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 30, 2016 at 9:30am 12/30/2016 at 9:30am

The head of the Cornell College Republicans was assaulted right after the election and now she’s talking about the incident.

The College Fix reports:

Cornell student assaulted for being Republican speaks out: Attack ‘pushed me further to the right’

Olivia Corn, president of Cornell University’s College Republicans, can vividly recall the night she was...

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President of Cornell Republicans Physically Assaulted Over Politics

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 16, 2016 at 9:00am 12/16/2016 at 9:00am

The unhinged left thinks they’re morally superior and therefore justified in doing things like this.

The College Fix reports:

Cornell College Republicans president assaulted, called ‘racist bitch’

The president of the Cornell University College Republicans was shoved to the ground and called a “racist bitch” the night after the election, and campus officials are...

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VIDEO: Rick Santorum heckled at Cornell – He responds brilliantly

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 9:55pm 11/30/2016 at 9:55pm
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Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum spoke at Cornell on Wednesday night and was repeatedly interrupted and heckled by a group of students.

The event was sponsored by the Cornell Republicans who announced it on Facebook:

The Cornell University College Republicans is proud to announce that Rick Santorum, former Senator, former presidential c...

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Some Cornell profs cancel classes after Trump election win

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 10:00am 11/10/2016 at 10:00am

Election Day and the day after were mostly travel days for me, so I was not in Ithaca when news broke that Donald Trump was elected President of these United States of America.

What is living in Ithaca like? Here’s how I described the directions to my house just after Obama was...

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Cornell Students Not Happy About Culture of “Careerism” on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 14, 2016 at 9:00am 10/14/2016 at 9:00am

Some Cornell students are unhappy about all those strange people on campus who are using their college experience to prepare for having a future job.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Cornell Students Critique Culture of Careerism

“You’re a classics major? Oh, it’s your money. Well, have fun not having a job.”

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Analysis: Eleven departments at Cornell have ZERO Republican professors

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 7:30am 10/12/2016 at 7:30am

The lack of intellectual diversity on American college campuses is something we’ve covered extensively. The College Fix did a recent report on the subject and even quoted Professor Jacobson.

From their report:

Eleven departments at Cornell have zero Republican professors, including government and philosophy

An exhaustive review of the political party affiliations of Cornell...

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Student Assembly at Cornell Votes to Put Free Tampons in All Campus Bathrooms

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 3:00pm 9/28/2016 at 3:00pm

Things at Cornell must be pretty good if this is the most pressing issue facing the student assembly. It’s likely more of trendy thing. Brown University did the same thing, recently.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

S.A. ‘Free Tampon’ Referendum Passes With Overwhelming Support

Garnering 3,034 student votes — with 78.6 percent of all...

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Cornell football coach tweets photo of players in sombreros – all hell breaks loose

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 23, 2016 at 10:30am 9/23/2016 at 10:30am
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A football coach at Cornell University tweeted a picture of players wearing sombreros and that’s a big problem for some reason.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Students, Cornell Athletics Respond to ‘Culturally Insensitive’ Football Coach Tweet

Fresh off the heels of Cornell football’s first win of the season, offensive coordinator and line coach Roy...

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