Microaggressions  (Page 1)

University to Launch ‘Bystander Training Program on Microaggressions’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 7:30am 3/2/2017 at 7:30am

It’s not enough to not use microaggressiona. You have to pester other people you catch using them, too.

The College Fix reports:

Public university to roll out ‘bystander training program on microaggressions’

See something, say something comes to campus.

Illinois State University officials are preparing to roll out a new “bystander training program on microaggressions.”

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U. Miami Wants Students to Police Each Other for Microaggressions

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The left sees nothing creepy about monitoring the speech of others. As long as it’s done in the spirit of Orwellian fairness.

Heat Street reported:

University of Miami Urges Students to Police Classmates’ Speech for Microaggressions

Resident assistants at the University of Miami are urging students to monitor their classmates’ speech, and call them...

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New Smartphone App Records Microaggressions on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 8:30am 12/3/2016 at 8:30am

Can you imagine the time and effort that went into developing this ridiculous application?

The College Fix reports:

‘Virtual safe space’: Smartphone app records campus microaggressions

In the quest to study microaggressions, one scholar has harnessed technology to chronicle such verbal insults and unintentional slights, creating an app that allows students to not only...

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Ohio State Attacker Was Taking Class About Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 2, 2016 at 3:00pm 12/2/2016 at 3:00pm

I don’t wish to be snarky because this is obviously a very serious subject but wow. If you made this up, no one would believe it.

Reason reports:

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Princeton Librarian: Our Job To Silence Those Skeptical of Microaggressions

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So it’s now heresy to dispute a word and concept which didn’t exist until a year or two ago? That’s just how the left rolls.

Heat Street reports:

Princeton Librarian: ‘It Is Our Job To Silence’ Those Skeptical of Microaggressions

A librarian at prestigious Princeton University thinks it’s her job to “silence” people who...

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Suffolk University Mandating Microagression Training for All Faculty

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 10:30am 11/2/2016 at 10:30am

This is happening because one student wrote a blog post in which she claimed to be the victim of racial bias from a professor.

The Boston Globe reports:

Suffolk University responds to student’s viral post alleg...

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Software Engineering Class at Iowa State Includes Lesson on Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 14, 2016 at 12:00pm 10/14/2016 at 12:00pm

If I was a student in this class, I would have walked out, gone directly to the registrar’s office and demanded my money back. Pushing this crap in a computer science class is beyond insulting.

The College Fix reports:

Iowa State defends lesson on microaggressions in software engineering class: ‘Entirely appropriate’

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Mispronouncing Student Names Now Considered a Microaggression

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:00am 9/29/2016 at 9:00am

The left is making up new rules for language and concepts like microaggressions faster than anyone in the real world can even absorb them.

Now you’re some sort of hater if you mispronounce someone’s name.

The Daily Caller reports:

AMERICA 2016: Mispronouncing Students’ Names Is A ‘MICROAGGRESSION’ Now

More than 500 school districts around the...

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U. Iowa Offers Black Students Microaggressions Support Group

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 11:30am 9/6/2016 at 11:30am
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Microaggressions are apparently a big problem at the University of Iowa, especially for black students. That’s the only conclusion one could reach based on a new support group offered at the school.

The Daily Caller reports:

Iowa Offers Black Students Support Group To Deal With Microaggressions

This fall, the University of Iowa is offering...

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Psychoanalyzing Microaggression Mania

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 10:00am 5/3/2016 at 10:00am
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Political correctness gets crazier and crazier, but it does so in a way that seems to  represent the development of something that was there right at the beginning.

I’ve been trying to make sense of it, from a psychoanalytic point of view, and the theory has, gratifyingly, developed apace with what it...

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Microaggressions Now Considered Harassment at the State Department?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 8:30am 3/8/2016 at 8:30am

We’ve covered the speech squelching progressive concept of microaggressions at College Insurrection countless times as an impediment to free expression on campus.

Now it seems this idea is entering parts of the government.

Peter Hasson reports at the Daily Caller:

State Dept. Warns Employees: ‘Microaggressions’ May Count As Harassment

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EXCLUSIVE: Brandeis Provost Green Lights Academic Pass for Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 23, 2015 at 3:09pm 11/23/2015 at 3:09pm

This post has been updated.

Earlier this week, Brandeis University became the latest in a long line of academic institutions to receive a “list of demands” from its allegedly beleaguered student body. Saying that “we [Brandeis has] failed our black students,” “Concerned Students 2015” released a laundry list of demands to the...

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“Savage” microaggression rocks Ithaca College

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 8:30pm 10/14/2015 at 8:30pm
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Ithaca College is pretty sensitive to “microaggressions.”

What is a microaggression? Where have you been, under a rock? (I hope that didn’t offend you.)

One of the inventors of the terminology and theory describes it this way:

Microaggressions are the everyday verbal, nonverbal, and environmental slights, snubs, or insults, whether intentional or unintentional, which...

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Brandeis Microaggression protest accused of being Microaggressive

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:15pm 4/29/2015 at 4:15pm

As readers know, “microaggression” theory is the rage on campuses. We have covered the phenomenon extensively:

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Ithaca College student gov’t votes for Microaggression reporting system

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 10:00am 3/25/2015 at 10:00am

It has been a while since we have reported on Microaggression mania on college campuses:

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Microaggression Mania in new PSA from MTV

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 5:30pm 5/11/2014 at 5:30pm

We have covered Migroaggression Mania before, 2014 – Year of the Microaggression.

It’s no secret that MTV leans left but a new PSA from the channel aimed at young people clearly plays into the left’s everyone-is-racist-and-sexist meme.

Truth Revolt, for which Ben Shapiro serves as editor, recently noted that MTV partnered with organizations...

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2014 – Year of the Microaggression

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 7:52pm 3/22/2014 at 7:52pm

Remember Microaggression Mania: McGill U. student leader apologizes for .gif of Obama kicking open door?

You ain’t seen nothing yet.

Microaggression is a prime example of how the wackiest academic theories incubate and then hatch into society when the students subjected to years of indoctrination graduate.

And it’s coming to a campus and workplace...

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