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Now this Microaggression is funny

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 5:03pm
http://youtu.be/HRfjLfyXYlA

The video, at least.

A follow up to:

Language warning.

Bonus Questions: Isn’t calling her a dumb bitch a sexist microaggression?  Does one microaggression justify another?

 
 
 

Earth revolves around Liberal Democrats

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 2:30pm
http://youtu.be/rD5luu_UTzc

A recent report released by the National Science Foundation has garnered quite a bit of media attention after revealing a survey that found 25% of Americans couldn’t correctly answer the question, “does the E...

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Passive Microaggression

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 4:54pm
http://youtu.be/BJL2P0JsAS4

Microaggression.

Like the .gif of Obama kicking open a door in a parody by the Jay Leno show, that forced a student leader at McGill University in Canada to apologize.

Here’s an explanation by a professor at Columbia University Teachers College of what microaggression is:

You can find dozens of such videos and postings by universities.

Microaggression theology is...

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

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 5:01pm
Leno Obama kicking open door

“Microagression” is the latest craze in racial grievance, something we highlighted when a UCLA professor was accused of the transgression for correcting grammar on minority students’ papers.

The fake scenario of Obama kicking open a door after a press conference went viral after Jay Leno showed it on the Tonight Show.

It obviously...

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Is Dartmouth now a due process danger zone for men?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 3:35pm
http://youtu.be/2qx30XBSft0

Prof. KC Johnson, best known for his investigative work regarding abysmal university and faculty handling of the Duke Lacrosse case, has a post at Minding the Campus regarding a disturbing appointment at Dartmouth, ‘Why Have a Hearing? Just Expel Him’:

“Why could we not expel a student based on an allegation?” That...

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Gawker tries to inspire 2 minutes of Jerry Seinfeld politically correct hate

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 3, 2014 at 10:13pm
Jerry Seinfeld Buzzfeed Brew Diversity in Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld was interviewed for Buzzfeed Brew, and gave a perfectly sensible answer about “diversity” in comedy, namely that if you’re funny, you’re funny, and comedy is not a census designed to look like the pie chart of America.

It’s perfectly sensible, except to Gawker, which is trying to inspire 2-minutes of...

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Oklahoma teachers union seeks to keep zero tolerance rules banning imaginary guns

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7:00am
Pop Tart Gun Oklahoma Legislation

A legislator in Oklahoma has proposed legislation to ease the “zero tolerance” school policies that have created absurdities in which young children with toy or imaginary guns are punished.

We’re seen so many of these instances:

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Hunter Yelton case: Girl’s mother says conduct “IS SEXUAL HARASSMENT”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 7:30pm
Canon City child Hunter Yelton

We reported on the 6-year old boy who was suspended for “sexual harassment” for kissing a girl in class on the hand and cheek.

The school has since downgraded...

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When do we finally stop the harassment of little boys by school administrators?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 3:58pm
Canon City child kissing girl sexual harassment

There war on little boys in elementary schools continues unabated.

Little children are being punished with suspensions, expulsions, and permanent damage to school records based on standards of conduct carried into elementary schools from the adult world. Typically, but not exclusively, the insanity is directed at little boys for alleged violation of...

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10-year old Johnny Jones suspended for shooting imaginary arrow

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 3:30pm
The Hunger Games Bow and Arrow Training

We have highlighted here many times the almost insane “zero tolerance” policies at school wherein students are disciplined, suspended and expelled for biting a Pop Tart into the shape of a gun, bringing Quarter coin-sized gun keychain charms to school, and even

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Kenyon College students dress up as ghosts, you can guess the rest of this story

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 8:40am
Kenyon College Students Ghosts

Reader 9thDistrictNeighbor and her husband are Kenyon College graduates.

She sent me a link to a story from November 21 about two Kenyon students who dressed as ghosts, were confronted by campus security, accused of racism, and ultimately apologized for being insensitive to their white male privilege.

We graduated from Kenyon in ’83,...

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Then they came for the doorknobs

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 9:17am
Doorknobs Google Image Search - Banned

There is nothing too small to regulate. Or ban.

Enter the doorknob, about to be banned in all new construction in Vancouver because … why do you hate old people and those who have hand or arm disabilities?

The Vancouver Sun reports:

In Vancouver, the doorknob is heading into a setting sun. Its future...

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5 years of blogging down the drain

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 8:12am
Brown To Consider Discipline Screen shot

Hello?!

I run this place.  Quote me, me, me!

Patrick Maines, President of The Media Institute, writing in USA Today, quotes Legal Insurrection commenter Moonstone716 regarding the Brown shout down of Ray Kelly, Political divide hurts college free speech:

As one commenter poignantly observed in reply to coverage of the Brown affair in...

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Brown Prof recalls when a real fascist came to campus, calls Ray Kelly shout down “a shameful day”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2013 at 8:35pm
Ray Kelly Brown Students Shouting

There was some real angry ugliness at Brown University Tuesday night, as NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly was shouted down and his lecture shut down.

There has been celebration in some circles at Brown, but not from Biology Professor Ken Miller, a Brown grad himself.

Miller wrote a wonderful letter to the Brown...

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Brown Prof apologizes for inviting Ray Kelly

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 8:15pm
(Forum at Brown University on October 30, 2013, regarding shout down of Ray Kelly)

We previously have reported on the shout down of NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly at Brown University on Tuesday, causing cancellation of his lecture:

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The angry face of the Brown U. shout down

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 11:27am
Jenny Li Brown University Protest Kelly2

Jenny Li is a Brown University student, a fellow at the People for the American Way Foundation, helps run Brown Asian Sisters Empowered, and is an environmental activist who is Executive Director of the Brown emPower environmental group:

She’s also someone who was

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Author at The Nation: Ray Kelly being shouted down “was glorious”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 6:22pm
Brown U Kelly Protester Jenny Li

In our two prior posts, we explained how NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly was shouted down at Brown University by protesters against NYC’s stop and frisk policy:

The protesters decided that others should not...

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