Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 20)
 

UC Davis Transgender Student Plants 100 Fake Penises in Campus Garden for Art Class Project

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/15/2020 at 12:00pm

Where is Sigmund Freud when you need him?

The College Fix reports:

UC Davis transgender student plops plastic penises in a garden, calls it ‘art’

For one of his fall semester courses, a transgender student at the University of California Davis “planted” a bunch of plastic penises in the dirt near the campus library...

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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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UConn Students Arrested for Racial Slur Last Year Now Suing School on First Amendment Grounds

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:00am 1/15/2020 at 8:00am

This was crazy. If you’re not familiar, read the full back story here.

The Hartford Courant reports:

UConn students arrested in racial slur case sue university on First Amendment grounds

Two UConn students arrested last year for repeatedly shouting a racial slur outside an on-campus apartment building are suing the university, its president and...

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Michael Flynn Seeks to Withdraw Guilty Plea

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 7:00am 1/15/2020 at 7:00am
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General Michael Flynn is now accusing federal prosecutors of acting in “bad faith” during the Russia probe and is moving to withdraw his guilty plea. This is unfolding as he faces a term of six months in prison.

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MSNBC’s Joy Reid: You Have “Nazis Walking Around” Because of Trump

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 1:00pm 1/14/2020 at 1:00pm
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At a time when many people in media seem to have completely lost their minds over Trump, Joy Reid of MSNBC stands in a category all her own.

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Syracuse University Convening Special Committee to Assess Diversity and Inclusion on Campus

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/14/2020 at 12:00pm

The school is doing this in response to a number of questionable incidents which occurred on campus last fall.

The Daily Orange reports:

Special committee to begin campus climate review

The Board of Trustees special committee tasked with jointly assessing diversity, inclusion and campus climate at Syracuse University has met and begun planning...

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Student Govt. at Dickinson College Votes to Ban Israeli Hummus to be More ‘Inclusive’

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 10:00am 1/14/2020 at 10:00am

Do supporters of the BDS movement have any idea how stupid this looks to most people?

Campus Reform reports:

Student gov votes to ban Israeli hummus to be more ‘inclusive’

Late last year, the student senate at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania passed a ban against Sabra Hummus on campus as part of the Boycott,...

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Law Students at U. Washington Interrupt Dean’s Lecture to Demand Racial Justice

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 8:00am 1/14/2020 at 8:00am

Why waste money on tuition if your clear goal in life is to be an activist?

The College Fix reports:

University of Washington law students demand nebulous ‘racial justice’

First-year law students at the University of Washington interrupted a lecture by the dean of the School of Law last week to highlight the “erasure”...

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Yale Pumps Millions into Faculty Diversity Hiring Efforts

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Posted by    Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/13/2020 at 12:00pm

It’s probably safe to assume this initiative has little to do with diversity of viewpoint.

Yale Daily News reports:

Yale expands faculty diversity funding

Yale’s Faculty Excellence and Diversity Initiative, a University-wide effort...

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Poll Finds Over a Third of Young Americans Say Other Countries are Better

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Posted by    Monday, January 13, 2020 at 10:00am 1/13/2020 at 10:00am

People who believe this need to spend time in other countries. No place else on Earth offers the freedom enjoyed in America.

Campus Reform reports:

Shocking number of young Americans say o...

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U. Southern Maine Student Desecrates Bible for Art Class Project

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Posted by    Monday, January 13, 2020 at 8:00am 1/13/2020 at 8:00am

This sort of thing is a cliche at this point. It’s certainly not edgy or brave.

The College Fix reports:

Student desecrates Bible for class assignment, gets put on display at U. Southern Maine

For an assignment in his art class, a student at the University of Southern Maine decided to deface a Bible...

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Yale Psychiatrist Bandy Lee Now Calling Alan Dershowitz Psychotic for Defending Trump

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Posted by    Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 4:30pm 1/12/2020 at 4:30pm
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Bandy Lee, the preferred psychiatrist of Democrats, is back in the news. Just months after her latest bogus diagnosis of Trump, she has set her sights on Alan Dershowitz.

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Economics Prof Blasts Higher Education for Wasting Tuition Dollars on Diversity Hires

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Posted by    Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 2:30pm 1/12/2020 at 2:30pm

It’s a shame that more people are not speaking out in this way. Unfortunately, there is tremendous risk involved.

Campus Reform reports:

Prof calls college a ‘racket,’ blasts diversity hires

An economics professor at George Mason University is speaking out about the “racket” that he says is college, and blaming it on the “diversity...

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Venezuelan Exiles Warn College Students Against the Dangers of Socialism

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Posted by    Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 11:30am 1/12/2020 at 11:30am

If anyone deserves to be listened to about the dangers of socialism, it is people who escaped life in Venezuela.

The College Fix reports:

Meet the two Venezuelan exiles warning college students against socialism

When Jorge Galicia and Andrés Guilarte tell college students socialism is no utopia, they speak from experience.

The two young intellectuals...

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Palm Beach Atlantic University Names Melania Trump 2020 ‘Woman of Distinction’

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Posted by    Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 9:30am 1/12/2020 at 9:30am
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It’s nice to see Melania recognized in a positive way. It happens so rarely and it’s unfair.

The Floridian reports:

Florida University Names Melania Trump 2020 ‘Woman of Distinction’

First Lady Melania Trump has been named Palm Beach Atlantic University’s 2020 “Woman of Distinction.”

“Our first lady, is an exquisite human being, a magnificent wife...

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Political Vaudeville Week at Legal Insurrection

https://twitter.com/KyleKulinski/status/1215085632734797824?r
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Posted by    Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 8:00am 1/12/2020 at 8:00am
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Is everyone enjoying the show?

Wait until you see Act II.

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MIT Says it Made ‘Significant Mistakes of Judgment’ in Accepting Donations from Jeffrey Epstein

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Posted by    Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 1:30pm 1/11/2020 at 1:30pm
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The school actually conducted an internal review to reach this conclusion.

The Hill reports:

Internal MIT review shows university made ‘significant mistakes in judgment’ on Epstein donations

An internal review conducted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in...

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