Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 3)
 

Delusional Democrats Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 8:00am 12/8/2019 at 8:00am
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It became clear this week, that many Democrats are living in an alternate reality.

The same...

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Universities Report No Increase in Violence After Legalization of Campus Carry

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Posted by    Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 1:30pm 12/7/2019 at 1:30pm

You may recall that many opponents of campus carry predicted the exact opposite of this.

The College Fix reports:

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WaPo Media Writer: How Can Journalists Get More People to Support Impeachment?

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Posted by    Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/7/2019 at 12:00pm
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Liberal bias in American media has been a problem for a long time. One of the benefits of the Trump era is that the mask has been ripped off for all to see. The vast majority of journalists working today are nothing more than Democrat activists.

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University of Utah Holds DACA Donut Party in Safe Space

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Posted by    Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:30am 12/7/2019 at 11:30am

This is pure left wing activism. It has nothing to do with the pursuit of scholarship or even campus fun.

Campus Reform reports:

University invites students to DACA donut party safe space, releases pro-illegal statement

Various entities within the University of Utah came out in full force in support of illegal immigrant students as...

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Climate Change Protesters Who Disrupted Harvard/Yale Football Game Get Community Service

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Posted by    Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 9:30am 12/7/2019 at 9:30am
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It’s surprising that they received any punishment at all. Things like this often get brushed away.

The Hill reports:

Harvard, Yale climate change protesters get community service for disrupting football game

Protesters who disrupted the Yale-Harvard football game last month to raise awareness on climate change were sentenced Friday to community service.

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Opposing the Resistance Week in Higher Education

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Posted by    Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 8:00am 12/7/2019 at 8:00am
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Standing up to the left in higher education takes real courage because there are often consequences.

The left is not playing around.

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Activists Vow Protests as Betsy DeVos Calls for Greater Protection of the Accused on Campus

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Posted by    Friday, December 6, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/6/2019 at 1:00pm
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Under Obama, the left advanced the narrative of “rape culture” on college campuses. The structure and rules surrounding the reporting of sexual assaults on campus sided overwhelmingly with accusers, and sometimes left the accused to be tried in campus kangaroo courts.

As Trump’s Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos has tried to roll...

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Poll Finds Bernie Sanders Making Significant Gains With College Students

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Posted by    Friday, December 6, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/6/2019 at 12:00pm
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If you spend years telling college students that you’re going to erase their debt and make college free, it eventually pays off.

The Hill reports:

Poll: Sanders jumps 7 percentage points among college students

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) jumped 7 percentage points in college student support, according to a...

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U. Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Student Govt. Warns of Dangers of Microaggressions

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Posted by    Friday, December 6, 2019 at 10:00am 12/6/2019 at 10:00am

It’s reassuring to know the student government at this school is really focused on the important things.

Campus Reform reports:

Student gov warns peers about ‘very prevalent’ ‘microagressions’ like mispronouncing names

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign student government recently posted a guide on how to spot “racial microaggressions,” which it claims are a...

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Professor Escorted Off Campus for Ridiculing Play About Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by    Friday, December 6, 2019 at 8:00am 12/6/2019 at 8:00am

The professor is an Orthodox priest and he obviously has a better sense of humor than the progressive inquisition.

The College Fix reports:

Physiology instructor booted from chiropractic college after ridiculing diversity

This summer, it took a priest to get a small chiropractic and health sciences college out of joint.

On August 8, adjunct professor...

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Columbia University Announces Scholarship Program for Refugees and Displaced Students

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Posted by    Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/5/2019 at 3:00pm

Why didn’t they do this before now? Were there no refugees while Obama was president?

From the Columbia website:

First University-Wide Scholarship Program for Displaced Students

More than 70.8 million people around the world have been forced from their homes by violence, persecution and other human rights violations. Almost 26 million of these individuals...

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New UCLA Course Teaches ‘Storytelling for Social Justice’

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Posted by    Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/5/2019 at 1:00pm

Critics claim this is really just about advancing the left’s political agenda.

Campus Reform reports:

UCLA’s ‘Storytelling for Social Justice’ pushes ‘unsubstantiated’, ‘one-sided’ claims, critic says

A course at the University of California-Los Angeles promises to educate students in the ways of “storytelling for social...

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Email Sent to George Washington U. Law Deans Calls for Jonathan Turley’s Removal

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Posted by    Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/5/2019 at 12:00pm
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Professor Jonathan Turley of George Washington University stood out during the impeachment inquiry hearing on Wednesday by citing history and law, rather than acting as a member of the resistance.

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Math Professor at UC Davis Under Fire for Opposing ‘Diversity Statements’

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Posted by    Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00am 12/5/2019 at 11:00am

It’s no surprise that this objection would come from a professor of mathematics. It’s a field where command of the subject matter has no relation to identity.

The College Fix reports:

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Julian Castro and MSNBC Agree: Media Held Kamala Harris to a Different Standard

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/4/2019 at 1:00pm
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Now that Kamala Harris has dropped out of the 2020 race, Julian Castro, whose campaign is also fading fast, is blaming the media in part for holding Harris to a double standard.

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Yale Student Says School is ‘Saturated’ by Left-Wing Ideology

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/4/2019 at 12:00pm

This student’s criticism was sparked by the recent protest at the Harvard/Yale football game.

FOX News reports:

Yale student pushes back on campus culture: School now ‘saturated’ by only left-wing ideology

A Yale student is pushing back against the culture on campus, arguing Monday that students are only being exposed to one set...

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Moody’s Finds 1 in 5 Small Private Colleges Now Facing Financial Stress

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 10:00am 12/4/2019 at 10:00am

The higher ed bubble is real. Could some of these small schools soon be facing closure?

CNBC reports:

The other college debt crisis: Schools are going broke

Small, private liberal arts colleges — a staple of American academia since before the founding of the republic — are colliding with new realities including changing demographics,...

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