Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 2)
 

Broward College Provides Resources for Profs to Incorporate Black Lives Matter Into the Classroom

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Posted by    Friday, November 20, 2020 at 12:00pm 11/20/2020 at 12:00pm

Why bother paying for college if you can get the same level of education by watching MSNBC for a few hours a day?

Campus Reform reports:

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Megyn Kelly Pulls Her Kids Out of NYC Schools Over Left-Wing Political Indoctrination

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Posted by    Friday, November 20, 2020 at 11:00am 11/20/2020 at 11:00am
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Former FOX News host Megyn Kelly recently revealed on her podcast that she has pulled two of her children out of their private New York City school over what she sees as political propaganda. She even says she is leaving the city.

The document she describes, and claims was circulated to parents...

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Forestry Department at U. Minnesota Deemed Too White by Campus Activists

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Posted by    Friday, November 20, 2020 at 10:00am 11/20/2020 at 10:00am

The activists have submitted demands, including a way to submit complaints of microaggressions.

The College Fix reports:

UMinnesota forestry department, called too white, hit with list of...

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UW-Madison Planning to Remove Large Rock From Campus Because it Once Had a Racist Name

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Posted by    Friday, November 20, 2020 at 8:00am 11/20/2020 at 8:00am

This brings the removal of campus monuments to a whole new level.

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Petition at Harvard to Bar Trump Admin Members From Teaching or Speaking at the School

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Posted by    Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 4:30pm 11/19/2020 at 4:30pm
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A petition making the rounds at Harvard seeks to prevent members of the Trump administration from doing pretty much anything at the school.

For an institution that’s supposedly dedicated to diversity and inclusion, they have a funny way of showing it.

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University of California Implementing ‘Nonbinary Gender Identification’

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Posted by    Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 11:30am 11/19/2020 at 11:30am

This is being hailed as an advancement in equality and inclusion. The policy makes a distinction between gender identity and “lived name options.”

From the UC Office of the President:

UC advances equality, inclusion by implementing nonbinary gender identification

The University of California announced today (Nov. 17) that it has adopted systemwide gender identity...

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University of Wyoming Adds Diversity Course to Geosciences Department

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Posted by    Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 10:00am 11/19/2020 at 10:00am

The social justice agenda is coming to the hard sciences. The only question now is how long it will take for the agenda to become the focus.

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George Mason University Prof Found a Bible in a Classroom and Reported it to the Bias Hotline

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Posted by    Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 8:00am 11/19/2020 at 8:00am

This is like something out of a movie about a dystopian future. What about a Bible is cause for a call to the bias hotline?

The College Fix reports:

George Mason U. professor finds Bible, reports it to ‘bias’ hotline

In November 2019, a George Mason University professor stumbled upon a Bible and an...

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Hoax – Man Charged With Putting Racist Graffiti on His Own Car

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 3:00pm 11/18/2020 at 3:00pm
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This fall, a young man in Buffalo, New York reported his car had been vandalized with racist and homophobic graffiti, as well as apparently pro-Trump messages.

Now authorities are saying the man vandalized his own vehicle.

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Virginia Wesleyan U. Dean Who Criticized Biden Voters on Facebook Resigns

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 12:00pm 11/18/2020 at 12:00pm

We just mentioned this story yesterday. Over the last four years we have heard countless people in higher education insult President Trump and the people who support him, and yet I can’t recall any of them being forced to resign over it.

CBS News reports:

University dean resigns after calling Biden voters “ignorant,...

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Michigan State Apologizes for Diversity Training That Used Legal Names of Transgender Employees

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 10:00am 11/18/2020 at 10:00am

Calling someone by their legal name is an insult that requires an apology?

The College Fix reports:

Michigan State apologizes for diversity training that called transgender employees by their legal names

Wokeness is a particularly ravenous ouroboros.

Michigan State University failed to show 110 percent inclusivity by referring to employees by their legal names in...

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Suspect Who Allegedly Assaulted Trump Supporters in DC is a Journalism Student

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 8:00am 11/18/2020 at 8:00am

For the most part, the media’s coverage of violent incidents following the pro-Trump march last weekend has been terrible. Violence from the left is routinely ignored or excused by the press.

The Post Millennial reports:

EXCLUSIVE: Suspect filmed beating Trump supporters in DC is a journalism student

The Post Millennial has identified a Black...

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Democrats Already Pressuring Joe Biden to Forgive Student Loan Debt

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 3:00pm 11/17/2020 at 3:00pm
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The election has not yet been certified, but Democrats are already making it clear what they intend to do if and when Biden is declared the winner.

Chuck Schumer, Elizabeth Warren, AOC, and other Democrats are pressuring Biden to forgive student debt through executive order.

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Former Harvard Fencing Coach Arrested for Allegedly Taking $1.5 Million in Bribes

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 12:00pm 11/17/2020 at 12:00pm

This is not part of the college admissions scandal, but the alleged crime is along the same lines.

The New York Post reports:

Ex-Harvard fencing coach arrested in $1.5M bribery admissions scheme: feds

Harvard’s former fencing coach was busted Monday for allegedly accepting more than $1.5 million in bribes from a telecom mogul to...

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Student Govt. at Brown U. Narrowly Rejects Effort to Remove Roman Statues From Campus

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 10:00am 11/17/2020 at 10:00am

The fact that this was a narrow rejection means the left will simply regroup and double down on their efforts, just watch.

The College Fix reports:

Brown student government narrowly rejects bid to remove Roman statues

Student activists at Brown University recently failed to convince the Ivy League institution’s student government to endorse its...

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Students at U. Pittsburgh Medical School Add Vow Against ‘Systemic Racism’ to Hippocratic Oath

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 8:00am 11/17/2020 at 8:00am

The left’s social justice agenda will eventually reach into virtually every discipline of study. Not even the hard sciences will be immune from this.

Campus Reform reports:

Pitt med students add vow against ‘systemic racism’ to Hippocratic Oath

Students at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine started a tradition of writing a class...

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Arizona State U. Course Teaches Students to do ‘the Inner Work of Anti-Racism’

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Posted by    Monday, November 16, 2020 at 12:00pm 11/16/2020 at 12:00pm

This is part of a new narrative on the left. It’s not enough to not be racist, you must be actively anti-racist.

Campus Reform reports:

ASU course teaches students to do ‘the inner work of anti-racism’

An Arizona State University communications class offered students an assignment to do “the inner work of anti-racism” by...

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