Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 3)
 

UT-Austin Instructor Repeats Claim That Republicans Want ‘Ethnic Cleansing’

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Posted by    Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 10:00am 8/15/2019 at 10:00am

Judging by the the media and the Democrats running in 2020, this is the narrative we’ll hear repeated from now until election day.

Campus Reform reports:

UT-Austin instructor doubles down on claim that Republicans want ‘...

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Employee at St. Louis Community College Pleads Guilty to Embezzling College Funds

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Posted by    Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 8:00am 8/15/2019 at 8:00am

This is serious. He didn’t take the campus pizza party fund. He stole millions.

FOX 2 Now in St. Louis reports:

St. Louis Community College employee pleads guilty to embezzling college funds

A former St. Louis Community College employee admitted in federal court to embezzling millions of dollars from the college over the last...

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Beto to Re-Re-Set His Failing Campaign With “Major Address” on Thursday

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/14/2019 at 5:00pm
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Beto O’Rourke’s 2020 presidential campaign announced today that Beto will give a special address to the nation in Texas tomorrow. The once rising star in the Democratic party is seeking to reset his campaign. Again.

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Shouldn’t College Students be Allowed to Arm Themselves?

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 12:00pm 8/14/2019 at 12:00pm

Gun free zones make people vulnerable and defenseless. Isn’t that a recipe for disaster?

John Patrick writes at the Washington Examiner:

In the wake of more mass shootings, it’s time to end ‘gun free zones’ on campus

It’s time to revisit the campus carry debate.

Tragic mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio,...

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Some Progressives Cry Foul as Tom Steyer Likely to Qualify for Next Dem Debate

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 11:00am 8/14/2019 at 11:00am
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Tom Steyer, the west coast billionaire obsessed with impeaching President Donald Trump, recently announced his 2020 bid for president. To the shock of many, he has met the fundraising goal to appear in the next Democratic primary debate.

Although he still has to meet the polling requirement, some people on the left...

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Over 140 Employees at Eastern Michigan U. Accept Buyouts for Early Retirement

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 10:00am 8/14/2019 at 10:00am

This is a smart move. It sure beats waiting and finding out you’re going to get nothing.

MLive reports:

142 Eastern Michigan University employees accept early retirement buyouts

A total of 142 Eastern Michigan University employees accepted voluntary early retirement packages last month.

EMU, contending with a decline in enrollment, announced the buyout plans in...

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Princeton Student Laments Lack of Political Activism on Campus

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 8:00am 8/14/2019 at 8:00am

This student isn’t alone. Many of today’s college students think this is the whole point of college. Where do you think they got that idea?

The College Fix reports:

Princeton student demands more student activism at Princeton

A student activist on Princeton’s campus is lamenting the fact that not enough students are activists there,...

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Iowa Nursing Home Resident Confronts Kamala Harris: “Leave Our Healthcare Alone”

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/13/2019 at 3:00pm
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A 91 year old nursing home resident named Roberta Jewell questioned 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) during a visit in Iowa yesterday. Ms. Jewell may be old, but she’s pretty sharp, and is clearly following the issues.

She urged Harris not to mess with healthcare.

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University in the UK Bans Hamburgers to Fight Climate Change

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 12:00pm 8/13/2019 at 12:00pm

Why are so many people on the left so intent on going after hamburgers? This seems to come up every few months.

BBC News reports:

University bans hamburgers ‘to tackle climate change’

Goldsmiths, University of London, is removing all beef products from sale – and charging a 10p levy on bottled water and single-use...

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More Than 40 University Presidents Paid Twice as Much as U.S. President

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10:00am 8/13/2019 at 10:00am

When you consider the dollar amounts here, is the high cost of college tuition really such a mystery?

Campus Reform reports:

Dozens of public university presidents make more than the U.S. president: Report

Dozens of public university presidents make more money in a single year than does the president of the United States, according...

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Fake Disabilities Are Becoming the New College Admissions Scam

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 8:00am 8/13/2019 at 8:00am

Just like campus hoaxes, this sort of thing hurts the people who are really struggling with these issues.

The Washington Examiner reports:

The new college admissions scam: Fake ‘disability’ diagnoses

It’s safe to say scrutiny of our higher education system has heightened since the well-known celebrity college admissions scandal broke earlier this year. But...

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Scott Walker to Take Over as President of Young America’s Foundation

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Posted by    Monday, August 12, 2019 at 4:00pm 8/12/2019 at 4:00pm

I can’t think of a better person to take on this role. If only he was starting sooner than early 2021.

The College Fix reports:

As YAF president, Scott Walker vows to ‘open t...

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UC Berkeley Chancellor Demands Politicians Remove ‘Weapons of War’ From Our Midst

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Posted by    Monday, August 12, 2019 at 2:00pm 8/12/2019 at 2:00pm

This is a favorite, and incorrect, talking point of the left.

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley chancellor calls to ‘remove weapons of war from our midst’

In the wake of two mass shootings in El Paso, Tex. and Dayton, Ohio that took the lives of more than thirty people, University of California-Berkeley Chancellor Carol...

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Johns Hopkins Prof Fired After Clashing With Student Protesters Has No Regrets

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Posted by    Monday, August 12, 2019 at 12:00pm 8/12/2019 at 12:00pm

It’s a shame more professors don’t stand up to campus protesters in the way this one did.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Sorry, Not Sorry

Johns Hopkins University terminated a nontenured associate research professor of speech and language processing who broke into a student sit-in earlier this year with bolt cutters. He says his counterprotest...

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Court Says UMass Amherst Violated Student’s Due Process Rights

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Posted by    Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2:00pm 8/11/2019 at 2:00pm

A student was accused of assaulting his girlfriend, and the school immediately suspended him.

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VIDEO: Joe Biden Tells College Student There Are Three Genders

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Posted by    Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 11:30am 8/11/2019 at 11:30am

Watching Joe Biden attempt to be woke is just painful.

The Daily Caller reports:

Biden Bizarrely Says There’s Three Genders, Then Grabs Young Female Questioner By The Arm And Insists He Loves Gay People

Former Vice President Joe Biden said there were “at least three” genders while walking through a crowd at the Iowa...

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Universal Studios Drops “The Hunt” Film Following Public Outcry

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Posted by    Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 10:00am 8/11/2019 at 10:00am
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A new film called “The Hunt” that features liberal elites hunting “deplorables” for sport, which was due to be released in September, has been dropped by Universal Studios.

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