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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Student Op-Ed Claims Constant Microaggressions are a ‘Macro Problem’

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/20/2018 at 12:00pm

Can you imagine living your life plagued by the big problem of microaggressions? Also, what does it say about the world we live in if this can be an actual problem?

The College Fix reports:

Student op-ed: Constant microaggressions are a ‘macro problem’

Invoking the names of now-US Supreme Court Brett Kavanaugh and his...

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University of Pennsylvania Holding Event on ‘Racist’ Roots of Thanksgiving

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 10:00am 11/20/2018 at 10:00am

This has become so predictable. Anything that is perceived as pro-American comes under fire on campus eventually.

Townhall reports:

University of Pennsylvania Holding Event on the ‘Racism’ in the Roots of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is typically a time for American families to gather together around the table, enjoy a good meal, and reflect upon what...

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Mexican Citizens Agree With Trump as They Protest ‘Invasion’ by Caravan Migrants

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 9:00am 11/20/2018 at 9:00am
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Mexican citizens in Tijuana have discovered their inner Trump as the city becomes overwhelmed by the influx of thousands of members of the Central American caravans. Protests are happening and the word “invasion” is even being used.

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UNL Vice Chancellor for Diversity Will Receive $250K

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 8:00am 11/20/2018 at 8:00am

Diversity administration is rapidly becoming an industry in higher education and big dollars are involved. How is this sustainable?

The Omaha World-Herald reports:

UNL names Utah college official as its first...

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Diversity Committee Drops Effort to Impeach Student Leader Over Use of ‘Illegal Aliens’

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Posted by    Monday, November 19, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/19/2018 at 12:00pm
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We have covered this story at Emporia State University from the beginning. See the full backstory here.

The College Fix provides this update:

Student diversity officials call off impeachment for ‘illegal aliens’ remark to avoid lawsuit

Student government officials who threatened to impeach one of their leaders for using the phrase “illegal aliens” have...

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Christian Student at UC Berkeley Harassed for Saying There Are Two Sexes

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Posted by    Monday, November 19, 2018 at 10:00am 11/19/2018 at 10:00am

The left is supposedly pro-science. Yet they get awfully angry when someone says this sort of thing out loud.

The Federalist reports:

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University of Houston-Clear Lake Hosts ‘Toxic Masculinity’ Event

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Posted by    Monday, November 19, 2018 at 8:00am 11/19/2018 at 8:00am

It’s fun to imagine how ‘toxic feminism’ events would be received on college campuses.

Campus Reform reports:

Texas university: ‘Toxic masculinity’ ‘plagues’ society

The University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion hosted a “toxic masculinity” event on Wednesday.

The event, titled, “MASC: A Hidden Identity” featured a screening of the documentary, “The...

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Yale Sued for Allegedly Removing Depressed Student to Avoid Negative Publicity

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Posted by    Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/18/2018 at 1:30pm

The student claims she was removed from campus due to worries about bad press over student suicides.

FOX News reports:

Yale University sued for allegedly removing depressed student to avoid negative press

A Yale grad is suing the Ivy League institution, alleging that she was involuntarily held for treatment and eventually removed from campus...

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Syracuse Students Unimpressed With University’s Mandatory Diversity Course

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Posted by    Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 11:30am 11/18/2018 at 11:30am

Who can blame these students for being underwhelmed? By the time students reach college today, they’ve been inundated with messages about the importance of diversity for years.

Campus Reform reports:

Syracuse U: Mandatory diversity course ‘didn’t hit the mark’

A mandatory diversity and inclusion course at Syracuse University is being widely labeled...

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Rep Eric Swalwell to resistant gun owners: “it would be a short war my friend. The government has nukes.”

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Posted by    Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 10:00am 11/18/2018 at 10:00am
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California Congressman Eric Swalwell (D) has found himself at the center of a viral story about gun control after suggesting on Twitter that the government could use nuclear weapons on its own people if they don’t submit to gun confiscation.

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Columbia Prof Links College Drinking Culture With White ‘Toxic Masculinity’

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Posted by    Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 9:30am 11/18/2018 at 9:30am

Is this really a fair approach to the topic of college drinking? It sure doesn’t look that way.

The College Fix reports:

Prof: College drinking culture is associated...

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Accosted by the Media Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 8:00am 11/18/2018 at 8:00am
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CNN’s Jim Accosta managed to make the news all about him this week.

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Student Govt Official Faces Impeachment for Writing “Illegal Aliens” in Social Media Post

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Posted by    Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 4:00pm 11/17/2018 at 4:00pm
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Michaela Todd is the Vice President of the student government at Emporia State University in Kansas. During the run-up to the 2018 midterms, she wrote a post on Facebook to show her support of Republican Kris Kobach for governor. The post included the term ‘illegal aliens’ and it set off...

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Democrats in Florida Reportedly Tried to ‘Fix’ Ballots Across the State After Deadline

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Posted by    Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 2:00pm 11/17/2018 at 2:00pm
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It seems clear at this point that Democrats in Florida were not going to accept defeat in the 2018 midterms and were prepared to do whatever it takes to win, including fraud. In multiple counties, an effort has been underway to “fix” certain mail ballots in the hope that they could...

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Lawsuit Alleges Dartmouth Profs Gave Students Alcohol and Raped Them

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Posted by    Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/17/2018 at 1:30pm

These charges are horrific. It’s certainly not the sort of thing one expects to happen at Dartmouth.

CNN reports:

Lawsuit: ‘Predatory’ Dartmouth professors plied students with alcohol and raped them

Three former Dartmouth College professors turned the school’s Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences into a “21st Century Animal House,” where female students were...

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Georgia Southern U. Mandates Diversity and Inclusion Courses for All Students

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Posted by    Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:30am 11/17/2018 at 11:30am

Progressive ideas are so attractive that they have to be mandatory.

Campus Reform reports:

GSU mandates ‘all students’ take ‘diversity and inclusion’ courses

Georgia Southern University will mandate that “all students” take “diversity and inclusion” courses.

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Profs Claim Civility ‘Upholds White Supremacist Heteropatriarchal Capitalist Power’

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Posted by    Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 9:30am 11/17/2018 at 9:30am

If you look up progressive word salad in the dictionary, this probably comes up.

The College Fix reports:

Professors: Civility ‘upholds white supremacist heteropatriarchal capitalist power’

Two professors authored a recent essay arguing that calls for civility from college instructors are a “deflection tactic” designed to force people to “fall back in line with...

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