Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 20)
 

Stanford Offers Support Services to Students and Staff Upset About Noose Found on Campus

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Posted by    Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/25/2019 at 12:00pm

This is an update to a story we’ve been following. It looks like the school is taking this very seriously.

Palo Alto Online

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University of Pennsylvania Study Finds Racism has Decreased Under Trump

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Posted by    Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 10:00am 7/25/2019 at 10:00am
http://insider.foxnews.com/2018/01/28/cherokee-woman-blasts-elizabeth-warren-claiming-native-american-ancestry

This flies in the face of the narrative we’ve heard from the media every single day for over two years.

Campus Reform reports:

UPenn study on racism in Trump era SMASHES the Left’s narrative

A recent study from the University of Pennsylvania finds that racism in America has significantly decreased since President Donald Trump’s...

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Ilhan Omar: “our country should be more fearful of white men”

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Posted by    Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 9:00am 7/25/2019 at 9:00am
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In 2018, Al Jazeera asked then-Congressional candidate Ilhan Omar about American fears of jihadist terrorism. She told the network that people should fear white men more than jihadist terrorism. Of course, she’s not only racially profiling, she’s adding the concept of race as a comparison to jihadist terrorism, which is not...

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Portland State Bans ‘Grievance Studies’ Prof from Doing Research

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Posted by    Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 8:00am 7/25/2019 at 8:00am
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If you have followed this story, you know that Professor Peter Boghossian is being punished for the crime of exposing the insanity of left-wing academia. Back story here.

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Yale Psychiatrist Bandy Lee Returns to Diagnose Trump as a Racist

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 6:00pm 7/24/2019 at 6:00pm
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Yale psychiatry professor Bandy Lee has been trotted out by Democrats repeatedly to declare President Donald Trump mentally unfit for office. She has never even met the president, which makes her diagnosis ethically and professionally unsound, and now she is being consulted once again.

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New Gossip Social Media App “Pop” Targets College Students

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/24/2019 at 12:00pm

A few years back, there was another application similar to this called Yik Yak. It caused a lot of problems.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

New Gossip App Hits College Campuses

Despite their relatively short shelf life, the development of campus-based social media platforms isn’t slowing down. Pop, the latest social media app to target...

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U. Michigan to Award Profs $100K for Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 10:00am 7/24/2019 at 10:00am

These are large cash awards which have nothing to do with scholarship. The professors are being recognized for their devotion to a progressive talking point.

Campus Reform reports:

UMich to award $1.5M to profs with ‘commitment to diversity,...

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U. Nevada, Las Vegas Now Offering Segregated Housing for Women, Blacks, LGBT

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 8:00am 7/24/2019 at 8:00am

Higher education is actually setting back the Civil Rights Movement by doing things like this but it rarely gets called out.

The College Fix reports:

Public university provides exclusive housing for women, black, LGBT...

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Board of Regents at U. Alaska Vote to Declare Financial Exigency

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/23/2019 at 12:00pm

Massive cuts to the school system’s budget are making shock waves in the state.

The Chronicle of Higher Education reports:

University of Alaska Regents Vote to Declare Fin...

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Transgender Woman Files Complaints When Women’s Salons Won’t Wax Her Male Genitalia

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 11:00am 7/23/2019 at 11:00am

A transgender woman in British Columbia, Canada, has filed complaints with a human rights tribunal because a woman who owns a home-based salon refused to wax her male genitals. Other salons also are being targeted. Is anyone else getting tired of this madness?

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U. Wisconsin-Oshkosh Student to Receive $325K Settlement After Alleging Sex Abuse by Prof

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 10:00am 7/23/2019 at 10:00am

This case is a good argument for why students and professors shouldn’t be allowed to become intimately involved.

The Daily Beast reports:

College Will Pay $325K to Student Who Claimed Art Prof Ejaculated Into Her Sculpture

A former University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh student who alleged that the school acted with “deliberate indifference” to sexual harassment...

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Young Democratic Socialists Advised Not to Say ‘Socialism’ When Recruiting

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 8:00am 7/23/2019 at 8:00am

Young Democratic Socialists are so confident in their philosophy that they have to trick people into adopting it.

The College Fix reports:

Young Democratic Socialists trained to recruit without using word ‘socialism’

How does one convince a young person to become a socialist? Well, for one, don’t use the word “socialism.”

That was among the...

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College Student Considers Organizing ‘Area 51 Festival’ After Joke Goes Viral on Social Media

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Posted by    Monday, July 22, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/22/2019 at 12:00pm

He posted something on Facebook as a joke and people are so into it, he might try to make it happen.

ABC News reports:

College student floats idea of ‘Area 51’ festival after joke invitation catches fire on Facebook

When a California college student created an event to meet aliens at Area 51, he...

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South Dakota Board of Regents President to Investigate College Diversity Offices

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Posted by    Monday, July 22, 2019 at 10:00am 7/22/2019 at 10:00am

There are allegations of political bias which prompted this examination. Shocking, isn’t it?

Campus Reform reports:

SD Regents pres.: I will investigate campus diversity offices for left-leaning bias

The president of the South Dakota Board of Regents has revealed that he will investigate diversity offices on college campuses in the state to see if...

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Stanford University Launches Investigation After Noose Found on Campus

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Posted by    Monday, July 22, 2019 at 8:00am 7/22/2019 at 8:00am

Didn’t we just go through something like this last week? Yes, we did.

The Hill reports:

Noose found hanging near Stanford student residence

Stanford University is investigating reports of a...

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Study Finds Universities Have Little to Show for Millions Spent on Faculty Diversity Efforts

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Posted by    Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 1:30pm 7/21/2019 at 1:30pm

It’s almost like diversity has become its own industry within higher education.

Campus Reform reports:

STUDY: Faculty diversity at near stand-still despite MILLIONS spent by universities

A new study found that universities have not made much progress on faculty diversity initiatives, despite more attention and money being given to race and inclusivity issues.

The study,...

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VIDEO: College Students Say Obama Quote Is Racist When They Think It’s Trump

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Posted by    Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/21/2019 at 12:00pm
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Cabot Phillips of Campus Reform recently visited the campus of Georgetown University where he spoke to several students. He shared a quote about immigration with them which they found repugnant, until they learned the quote was from Obama, not Trump.

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