About: Mike LaChance

Mike LaChance is also known as “Aleister.” He is a Generation X libertarian originally known for his blog American Glob. He has also written for the Center for Security Policy, the Gateway Pundit, Breitbart and others.

He covers higher education and politics for Legal Insurrection and is also the editor of American Lookout.

Follow him on Twitter @MikeLaChance33




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Minneapolis City Council Members Rethinking Plan to Disband City Police Department

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President of Wichita State Who Canceled Ivanka Trump Speech Resigns

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 12:00pm 9/29/2020 at 12:00pm
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No clear reason has been given for the resignation, but some donors to the university were apparently very angry with his decision to cancel Ivanka.

FOX 4 in Kansas reports:

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Grad Students at UNC Demand Redistribution of Administrator Salaries

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 10:00am 9/29/2020 at 10:00am

This is where higher education has been heading for over a decade now. Is anyone surprised?

Campus Reform reports:

UNC grad students call for administrators’ salaries to be ‘redistributed’

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Princeton Trying to Walk Back Self-Accused Racism Following Federal Investigation

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 8:00am 9/29/2020 at 8:00am
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We covered the investigation in an earlier post. It’s funny to watch the school’s attempt to backtrack on this.

The College Fix reports:

In wake of Ed Dept. probe, Princeton denies it’s racist after it said it’s racist

Have you heard about the emerging claim among progressive scholars that 2+2 can equal 5?

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Reduced Classroom Time Due to Coronavirus is Driving Students to Demand Tuition Cuts

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Posted by    Monday, September 28, 2020 at 12:00pm 9/28/2020 at 12:00pm

Students and parents should have been demanding tuition cuts before now. The price of college is completely out of control.

Reuters reports:

With classroom time reduced, U.S. college students demand tuition cuts

Full-time students at Chicago’s Columbia College spend $14,000 a year for professional, hands-on training in dance, film and music that the school...

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Delaware State University Disputes Biden Claim That He ‘Got Started’ There

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Posted by    Monday, September 28, 2020 at 10:00am 9/28/2020 at 10:00am
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This is the type of thing that the media can very easily confirm with a fact check. Will they?

The New York Post reports:

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Required Course at College in Idaho Makes Students List Examples of White and Male Privilege

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Posted by    Monday, September 28, 2020 at 8:00am 9/28/2020 at 8:00am

This has nothing to do with the pursuit of knowledge or scholarship, it’s just about advancing the progressive agenda.

The College Fix reports:

Mandatory class at Idaho college tells students to list examples of white and male privilege

A required course at an Idaho community college instructs students to identify privileges specific to men,...

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Cancel Culture: SJWs at Spotify Demand Censorship of Network’s Newest Star Joe Rogan

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Posted by    Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 2:00pm 9/27/2020 at 2:00pm
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The digital media company ‘Spotify’ recently spent $100 million to bring the highly popular Joe Rogan podcast into its fold. Rogan’s long-form interviews with interesting guests were drawing hundreds of millions of views on YouTube, making his show a valuable commodity.

Rogan’s show has been on Spotify for less than a month,...

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Board of Trustees at Duke U. Endorses Efforts to Advance Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

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Posted by    Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 11:30am 9/27/2020 at 11:30am

For so many American colleges and universities, this is seen as the most important item on their agenda.

Duke Today reports:

Trustees Address University Efforts on Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism

The Duke University Board of Trustees endorsed the university’s efforts to advance diversity, equity, inclusion and anti-racism in a wide-ranging series of sessions and...

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Yale Prof Suggests American Democracy Was Founded on Racism

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Posted by    Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 9:30am 9/27/2020 at 9:30am

Is anyone else exhausted with the left’s constant framing of America’s foundation as racist?

Campus Reform reports:

Yale prof claims American democracy was founded on racism

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Supreme Choices Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 8:00am 9/27/2020 at 8:00am
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Trump has chosen Amy Coney Barrett to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court. She is an excellent choice.

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UCLA Prof Partners With Progressive Group for ‘Non-Partisan’ Voter Registration Drive

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Posted by    Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 1:30pm 9/26/2020 at 1:30pm

What do you think the reaction would be if a large group of students who registered to vote through this project told them that they’re planning to vote for Trump?

Campus Reform reports:

UCLA prof’s ‘non-partisan’ voter registration org partners with leftist activist group

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University of Rhode Island Votes to Cancel Spring Break in 2021

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Posted by    Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 11:30am 9/26/2020 at 11:30am

College life sure sounds fun this year, doesn’t it? Is it any wonder why so many people elected to take a gap year?

WJAR News reports:

University of Rhode Island votes to eliminate spring break 2021

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As First Presidential Debate Nears, Democrats Are Concerned About Biden

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Posted by    Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 10:00am 9/26/2020 at 10:00am
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The first presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump is happening on Tuesday night. Democrats are playing it cool, but there is real concern about how Biden will perform.

In a format like this, Biden is on his own. There is no campaign handler who can suddenly step in and shut...

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Theater Students at Ithaca College Threaten to Out ‘White Supremacist’ Faculty

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Posted by    Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 9:30am 9/26/2020 at 9:30am

As someone who studied theater in college, I really don’t understand this at all. It sounds like these students have been radicalized and have completely forgotten why they’re even in college.

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Defending Academic Freedom Week in Higher Education

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Posted by    Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 8:00am 9/26/2020 at 8:00am
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When it comes to freedom and the left’s vision of America, professors must realize what is at stake.

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Far Left Embedding Itself in Joe Biden’s Transition Team Behind the Scenes

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Posted by    Friday, September 25, 2020 at 3:00pm 9/25/2020 at 3:00pm
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The far left is not waiting to be invited onto Joe Biden’s team. They felt they were underrepresented on the Obama team and they’re not going to let that happen again.

They’re not even waiting for Biden to win. That just seems to be a given.

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