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Dalton School Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leaving for Other Opportunities

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 12:00pm 3/2/2021 at 12:00pm
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The Dalton School has been in the news over its embrace of Critical Race Theory and the effort of parents to push back.

Now the school’s diversity director is out. It’s not clear if he quit or was fired.

The New York Post reports:

Head of diversity at Dalton School leaving ‘in pursuit of...

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Boston Public Schools Suspending Advanced Learning Classes Over Racial Inequity Concerns

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 9:30am 2/27/2021 at 9:30am

Schools aren’t even fully reopened, but the left isn’t letting a crisis go to waste.

WGBH reports:

Citing Racial Inequities, Boston Public Schools Suspend New Advanced Learning Classes

A selective program for high-performing fourth, fifth and sixth graders in Boston has suspended enrollment due to the pandemic and concerns about equity in the program,...

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Smith College disputes Jodi Shaw exposé: Our “equity and inclusion training” has not created “a racially hostile environment for white people”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 22, 2021 at 8:35pm 2/22/2021 at 8:35pm
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Jodi Shaw is the former Smith College staff member who blew the whistle on horrific mandatory white-shaming training programs at the college. We have covered Shaw’s situation for several months:

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U. Utah Reportedly Requiring Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for Promotions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 19, 2021 at 8:00am 2/19/2021 at 8:00am

This is easy to believe because diversity has become an industry within higher education.

David Acevedo reports at the National Association of Scholars:

Exclusive: Univ. of Utah Proposes Allegiance to DEI as a Condition for Promotion and Tenure

The University of Utah (U of U) Department of Physics & Astronomy is the latest to...

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‘Menstrual Equity Club’ Formed at Boise State University

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 31, 2020 at 11:00am 12/31/2020 at 11:00am

The group plans educational events. Sounds like such fun.

Campus Reform reports:

‘Menstrual Equity Club’ forms at Boise State

An officially recognized student organization at Boise State University is aimed at promoting “menstrual equity.”

The “Menstrual Equity Club” formed in 2019 with the mission of raising awareness about period poverty and menstrual health. The group...

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University of Virginia Prof Wants Biden to Create ‘Secretary of Equity’ Position

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 11:30am 11/28/2020 at 11:30am

If Joe Biden is sworn in as president in January, expect higher ed to have a more significant voice at the White House. This is just the beginning.

Campus Reform reports:

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MIT Implementing Mandatory Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 10:00am 11/12/2020 at 10:00am

This is required left wing indoctrination. Students will learn the ways of the left or they won’t learn anything at all.

Campus Reform reports:

EXCLUSIVE: MIT mandates diversity training; one student calls it ‘indoctrination’

Massachusetts Institute of Technology sent an email to students informing them that if they didn’t complete diversity, equity, and inclusion...

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Kamala Harris tweets radical leftist advocacy of “equity” over “equality”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 7:55pm 11/1/2020 at 7:55pm

Kamala Harris tweeted an animated video which sounds familiar to those of us who have lived or followed radical leftist campus politics. The video espouses “equity” over “equality.”

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NY Times union calls for racial quotas in hiring and staffing, euphemistically called “equity”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 8:30pm 8/2/2020 at 8:30pm

A fashionable, and now pervasive, euphemism for racial quotas is “equity.”

That term should not be confused with “equality” or “equal opporunity,” as I explained in my post, NY Times Chief Classical Music Critic: End “blind auditions,” pick orchestra musicians based on race and gender:

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College Fires Equity and Inclusion Officer Who Held ‘F**K Trump’ Sign at Protest

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 10:00am 2/20/2020 at 10:00am

Holding such a sign is not very inclusive, is it?

The Battle Creek Enquirer reports:

Kellogg Community College eliminates administrator’s job in wake of Trump protest

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College’s Equity and Inclusion Officer Apologizes for Holding ‘F**k Trump’ Sign at Protest

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 10:00am 1/15/2020 at 10:00am

This must have made any students who support Trump feel very equal and included. Just goes to show diversity administration in higher education is about the politics of the left.

Campus Reform reports:

Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer flashes Trump, McConnell profanity-laced sign

A head inclusion officer at one Michigan school is in hot...

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Conservative Law Prof Pens Epic “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion” Letter

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 3, 2020 at 9:00am 1/3/2020 at 9:00am

Professor Stephen Bainbridge of UCLAW is up for a merit raise and needed to submit a diversity letter to his administration. It’s great.

From his blog:

I submit herewith my “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion” statement for my merit raise at UCLAW

As regular readers know, I’m up for a merit raise at UCLAW this...

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Penn State Officials Unclear on Meaning of ‘Equity Promotion’ Item in School Budget

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 9:30am 12/22/2019 at 9:30am

Perhaps this is one of those umbrella terms that can cover a range of things.

The College Fix reports:

Officials at Penn State can’t say what ‘equity promotion’ means on the school’s budget

The budget for Pennsylvania State University’s 2019-2020 academic year includes funds devoted to “equity promotion,” but it’s not clear that university...

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Evergreen State Hosts White-Blaming ‘Equity Symposium’ as Enrollment Continues to Slide

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 11:00am 11/28/2019 at 11:00am

It has been a while since we have heard anything about Evergreen State, but it doesn’t sound like much has changed.

The College Fix reports:

As Evergreen State’s enrollment continues to tank, it hosts white-blaming ‘equity symposium’

You remember The Evergreen State College, right? It became fodder for national headlines in 2017 as a...

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Baylor University Sending ‘Equity Officer’ to Investigate Conservative Group Hosting Ben Shapiro

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 10:00am 9/26/2019 at 10:00am

Isn’t it funny how liberal student groups never have to deal with things like this? It always goes in only one direction.

The Washington Examiner reports:

University sending ‘equity officer’ to investigate conservative group over Ben Shapiro speech

Baylor University, a Baptist university in Texas, has arranged to have an “equity officer” investigate the...

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U. Virginia Tries to Address Racism and Equity in its Nursing Program

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 1, 2019 at 12:30pm 2/1/2019 at 12:30pm

Every field in academia will eventually be subjected to social justice focused scrutiny.

The College Fix reports:

University of Virginia trains faculty, staff on how to ‘stop graduating racists’

The University of Virginia recently hosted a series of training sessions on “institutional equity” in order to address racial bias in teaching and learning.

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College Seeks Vice President of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion for $130K

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 14, 2018 at 10:00am 12/14/2018 at 10:00am

Not only are more schools adding this pointless role to their administrations, they’re paying big money for it. Why?

Campus Reform reports:

College doles out $120k to ‘eradicate equity gaps’

A Washington State college is offering $120,000 to $130,000...

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