Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 333)
 

Students Who Support Trump Disrespected on Liberal Campuses

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Posted by    Friday, December 9, 2016 at 7:30am 12/9/2016 at 7:30am

We’re always hearing about liberal students who feel unsafe on college campuses. They should try being Trump supporters for a while.

The New York Times reports:

On Campus, Trump Fans Say They Need ‘Safe Spaces’

Amanda Delekta, a sophomore at the University of Michigan and political director of the College Republicans, was ecstatic when...

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Mike Rowe Questions Campus Culture and the Higher Ed Bubble

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Posted by    Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:00pm 12/8/2016 at 7:00pm
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Television host Mike Rowe spoke with Tucker Carlson about the value of college, hard work, and alternate paths to a four year degree last night.

Their conversation began with the social justice warrior from Hampshire College who recently appeared on the show but quickly moved on to other topics.

One of the most...

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College Requires Students to Pass ‘Gender Violence’ Test Before Class Enrollment

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Posted by    Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 1:30pm 12/8/2016 at 1:30pm

What does a ‘Gender Violence’ test have to do with a students ability to complete academic course work, you ask? Nothing. This is forced participation in left wing politics.

The College Fix reports:

College forces students to pass test on ‘gender violence’ before class enrollment

Kirkwood Community College is requiring students to take an...

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Movie About Political Correctness on Campus Accused of Not Being PC

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Posted by    Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 10:30am 12/8/2016 at 10:30am

Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager are making a documentary about political correctness on college campuses but they’re running into problems because they’re not politically correct.

The Hollywood Reporter has the s...

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Duke University Ponders Tougher Penalties for ‘Bias and Hate’ Offenses

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Posted by    Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:30am 12/8/2016 at 7:30am

Who do you think determines what qualifies as “bias and hate’ offenses? Would you feel comfortable being judged on such things by college campus standards?

Campus Reform reports:

Duke explores stiffer penalties for ‘bias and hate’ offenses

Duke University has formed a committee to advise another committee that is working to implement recommendations issued...

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Yale Now Has a Procedure For Renaming University Buildings

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 12:30pm 12/7/2016 at 12:30pm

Jonathan Holloway, the dean of Yale College, discussed the new building renaming procedure recently on National Public Radio.

From their report:

Yale Announces New Procedure For Renaming Of University Buildings

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

Yale University has announced they’ll revisit their decision not to rename a residential college named for the 19th century politician and white...

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Barnard College To Offer 8 Week ‘Social Justice’ Education Program

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 10:30am 12/7/2016 at 10:30am

Blatant left wing political indoctrination disguised as higher education. That’s all this is.

Campus Reform reports:

Barnard offering 8-week ‘social justice education’ program

Next semester, students at Barnard College will be treated to an 8-week “social justice education” program addressing topics such as “power, privilege, allyship, and identity exploration.”

Applications for the program, officially titled...

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Harvard President Rejects ‘Sanctuary Campus’ Policy

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 7:30am 12/7/2016 at 7:30am

Harvard President Drew Faust has some news which might trigger certain members of the student body. The Ivy League school will not be adopting a ‘Sanctuary Campus’ policy.

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Faust Says Harvard Will Not Be a ‘Sanctuary Campus’

University President Drew G. Faust said Harvard will not be designated as a...

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Gene Simmons of KISS to Celebs Freaking Over Trump: Shut Your Pie Holes

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 7:00am 12/7/2016 at 7:00am
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Not everyone who works in the entertainment business is a liberal. KISS front man Gene Simmons definitely leans right and he has some words of advice for liberals in his industry who are freaking out over Trump. Shut your pie holes.

He made the remarks in an appearance on the FOX Business...

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George Washington U. Prof Lauds School for Rejecting Radical Student Demands

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 3:00pm 12/6/2016 at 3:00pm
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Left wing students at George Washington University recently issued a list of wacky demands which the school has rejected. One professor is praising the school’s decision.

FOX 5 DC reports:

DC university professor calls student protest groups’ demands ‘political correctness run amok’

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U. Maryland Student Government Mandates Diversity Training For Itself

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 12:00pm 12/6/2016 at 12:00pm

The student government at the University of Maryland has had it with their own inability to appreciate diversity.

You couldn’t make this up.

Campus Reform reports:

UMD student gov requires itself to take diversity training

The University of Maryland’s student government is now mandating “diversity and cultural sensitivity” for all of its officers.

In its final...

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NY Republican Rep. Releases Plan to Lower Cost of College

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 9:00am 12/6/2016 at 9:00am

Rep. Tom Reed of New York has released a plan intended to help stem the rising cost of college and it’s not bad.

The Hill reports:

GOP lawmaker releases plan to control college costs

Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) on Monday unveiled a blueprint that describes steps Congress could take to reduce college costs.

“We must...

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Ohio State Student: Left is More Scared of Trump Than ISIS

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 7:00am 12/6/2016 at 7:00am

A student from Ohio State recently called in to the Sean Hannity radio show and offered an amazing perspective about the culture at her school.

According to her, the school went berserk after the election with students and professors acting like it was the end of the world. After the recent campus...

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Princeton University President: The Term ‘Sanctuary Campus’ Has No Basis in Law

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Posted by    Monday, December 5, 2016 at 7:30am 12/5/2016 at 7:30am
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The President of Princeton University may find himself in hot water with the left very soon. He dared to question the validity of sanctuary campuses.

The Daily Caller reports:

Fancypants College President: The Term ‘Sanctuary Campus’ ‘Has No Basis In Law’

n the wake of last month’s presidential election, petitions have cropped up at...

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Colleges Crack Down on “Inappropriate” Religious Christmas Displays

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Posted by    Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 5:30pm 12/4/2016 at 5:30pm

The annual War on Christmas is getting started right on time at some American colleges and universities.

Campus Reform reports:

No ‘religious icons’ during Christmas, colleges tell students

With Christmas approaching, universities are cracking down on potentially offensive religious decorations, all but banning displays of the “Nativity Scene” and images of the “crucifixion.”

At Missouri...

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Columbia Students And Faculty Form ‘Columbia Against Trump’ Group

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Posted by    Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 1:00pm 12/4/2016 at 1:00pm

This stuff is getting pretty tiresome. The guy hasn’t even been sworn in yet and the left is acting like they’re living under tyranny.

The College Fix reported:

Columbia U. students, faculty form group ‘Columbia Against Trump’

This past Thursday, a whole 45 students showed up for the inaugural meeting of...

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Jill Stein’s Pennsylvania Recount Headed to Federal Court

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Posted by    Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 10:00am 12/4/2016 at 10:00am

On Saturday night it was announced that the Green Party had dropped its recount efforts in Pennsylvania.

CBS News in Pittsburgh reported:

Green Party Drops Statewide Pennsylvania Recount

Green Party-backed voters dropped a court case Saturday night that had sought to force a statewide recount of Pennsylvania’s Nov. 8 presidential election, won by Republican...

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