Political Correctness  (Page 3)

5-year old girl suspended for bringing bubble gun to class

http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/5-year-old-brighton-girl-suspended-for-bringing-a-clear-plastic-bubble-gun-to-school_51716
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 1:00pm 5/18/2016 at 1:00pm
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/5-year-old-brighton-girl-suspended-for-bringing-a-clear-plastic-bubble-gun-to-school_51716

We have seen this picture many times before.

Zero tolerance insanity taking political correctness out on school children:

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Psychoanalyzing Microaggression Mania

http://kimkiyun.com/#/fine-art/microaggressions/
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 10:00am 5/3/2016 at 10:00am
http://kimkiyun.com/#/fine-art/microaggressions/

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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Clickbait

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 25, 2016 at 7:00pm 4/25/2016 at 7:00pm

Earlier today I asked Kemberlee if we were all Melissa-Clicked out.

She said we were. I disagree.

The most famous redheaded muscle prof in the world is the blog post gift that keeps on giving.

Slow news day? Click.

Scrambling to fill blog post time slot? Click.

Want people to click? Click.

The latest screaming clickbait (actually,...

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Dear university administrators – Never go full “Melissa Click”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 2:00pm 4/24/2016 at 2:00pm

She’s not redheaded, and she didn’t demand some “muscle” to help her out.

But this American University official (not clear if administrator or Prof., or both) decided to play the role of Melissa Click, threatening to call the police on Washington Examiner reporter Ashe Schow and others who were covering the progressive...

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Paris University Students’ “Hijab Day” Backfires

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/04/20/hijab-day-at-paris-university-divides-opinion/
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 22, 2016 at 10:00am 4/22/2016 at 10:00am
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/04/20/hijab-day-at-paris-university-divides-opinion/

In a world in which universities apologize for serving Mexican food because doing so smacks of cultural appropriation and is deemed culturally insensitive, the student-organized “Wear a Hijab Day” at a Paris university was bound to cause controversy.

Although February 1st is the “official” World Hijab Day, these students were apparently not...

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Legislators Move to Defund U. of Tennessee’s Office of Diversity

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 4:15pm 4/20/2016 at 4:15pm

Tuesday, Tennessee’s General Assembly passed a bill that would defund the University of Tennesee’s Office For Diversity and Inclusion. The bill has been passed to the state Senate.

Legislators would divert funds currently allocated to the Office of Diversity, “to minority scholarships for engineering students. It would also bar the university...

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Andrew Jackson Booted off front of $20 Bill, Replaced with Harriet Tubman

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 2:30pm 4/20/2016 at 2:30pm

Earlier this week, I blogged about the ongoing $10 bill saga and what looked to be its conclusion — the Treasury would leave Alexander Hamilton alone, or at least on the $10 bill.

Wednesday, that was confirmed. Tremendous backlash, and the assistance of a widely popular musical about Alexander Hamilton caused the...

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Ohio State Shows How to Deal With Student Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 15, 2016 at 8:30am 4/15/2016 at 8:30am

Student protesters at Ohio State University recently learned a valuable lesson. Mainly because the administration drew a line in the sand and told them calmly that if they persisted, they would be arrested and possibly expelled.

The way it was handled was brilliant. An administrator explained to the students that the people...

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Woodrow Wilson’s Name Survives Would-be Princeton Purge

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 4, 2016 at 11:30am 4/4/2016 at 11:30am

Monday morning, the Associated Press reported that despite his segregationist views, President Woodrow Wilson’s name would stay on the public policy school building at Princeton University.

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News Anchor Fired For Suggesting Young Black Men Responsible for Inner City Shootings

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 6:05pm 3/31/2016 at 6:05pm

An award-winning news anchor lost her job after a Facebook post she made concerning a local murder in which no arrests were made. A WTAE-TV anchor for 18 years, Bell won 21 regional Emmy Awards.

Bell wrote on her public Facebook page:

You needn’t be a criminal pr...

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Intersectional Feminism: Still Crazy After All These Years

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 10:00am 3/31/2016 at 10:00am

Intersectionality is all the rage these days, but what is it? The Factual Feminist, Christina Hoff Sommers explains.

“If you have wondered why there are so many millennials on campus telling people to check their privilege, demanding trigger warnings, calling people out for micro aggressions, and retreating to safe spaces, the Factual...

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You are surrounded by your white male privilege

https://twitter.com/Tumblrisms/status/711009722741231617?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 21, 2016 at 3:00pm 3/21/2016 at 3:00pm
https://twitter.com/Tumblrisms/status/711009722741231617?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

The other day we showed the full Rebel Pundit video of the anti-Trump protest on the streets of Chicago.

It was not hard to guess which segment would go viral.

It is this woman demanding that the videographer (I think it was Andrew Marcus for that segment) either leave or dismantle his white...

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Join us in celebrating Human Achievement Hour 2016 (#HAH2016)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 6:30pm 3/19/2016 at 6:30pm

Happy Human Achievement Hour!

The good folks at the Competitive Enterprise Institute organize the hour-long event each year.

What is Human Achievement Hour?

Human Achievement Hour is CEI’s annual celebration of human progress! During this hour, people around the world pay tribute to human innovations that allows us to live better, fuller lives, and...

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Harvard Law to remove ‘sheaths of wheat’ symbol from shield due to ties to slave owning family

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 14, 2016 at 4:08pm 3/14/2016 at 4:08pm

I haven’t covered this before, but there was a movement at Harvard Law School to remove three sheaths of wheat from its shield, because the sheaths of wheat represent the family crest of the slave-owning Royall Family.

I’ve probably seen the shield a million times, and never once until this controversy associated...

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World’s most-famous Red-Headed Prof refuses to go away quietly

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 3:45pm 3/9/2016 at 3:45pm

Well, this is awkward.

Embattled former Missouri Professor, Melissa Click, is refusing to accept that she is a professor no more.

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When Vassar students demanded William F. Buckley Jr. be disinvited

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 7:00pm 2/28/2016 at 7:00pm

One question I frequently get is something along the lines of “How did college campuses get this way?”

And by “this way” people refer to the leftist intolerance of opposing viewpoints, now expressed through the misnomered “social justice” movement and Social Justice Warriors. My response is pretty consistent, that we abandoned the...

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California State University LA Bans Ben Shapiro

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 8:30am 2/24/2016 at 8:30am

Conservative author and speaker Ben Shapiro has been banned from making an appearance at California State University Los Angeles by the school’s president.

Shapiro would apparently present too great a threat to the safe spaces of CSULA’s sensitive snowflake students.

Christine Rousselle reported at

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