Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 358)
 

Dinesh D’Souza Film “Hillary’s America” Opens in July

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Posted by    Monday, May 16, 2016 at 11:30am 5/16/2016 at 11:30am

Dinesh D’Souza’s new film Hillary’s America will open this summer on July 15th, three days before the start of the Republican National Convention and ten days before the Democratic National Convention.

Deadline Hollywood reports:

Dinesh D’Souza’s ‘Hillary’s America’ Docu Set To Open Just Before GOP Convention

EXCLUSIVE: No word yet if Dinesh D’Souza’s Hillary’s America:...

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Meet the Law Professors Who Want to Ruin Sex

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Posted by    Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 6:30pm 5/15/2016 at 6:30pm

Sexual consent laws on college campuses are already reaching absurd levels, but if the American Law Institute has its way and loosens the concepts of consent, it will easier to accuse participants of crimes.

Stuart Taylor Jr. writes at Real Clear Politics:

Legal Group Weighs Radical Expansion of Sex Crimes

Imagine the following case:...

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Dem Leaders Worry Bernie is Hurting Hillary

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Posted by    Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 12:30pm 5/15/2016 at 12:30pm

Bernie Sanders isn’t dropping out of the Democratic primary any time soon and that’s starting to concern leaders in the Democratic Party. Unlike Donald Trump, Hillary isn’t able to focus entirely on the general election, which has already begun.

The Associated Press reports:

Democrats Fear Sanders is Undermining Efforts to Beat Trump

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Elections and Equality Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 8:30am 5/15/2016 at 8:30am

The 2016 election continues to confound.

With plenty of twists and turns.

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Scripps College Students: Madeleine Albright is a War Criminal

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Posted by    Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 10:30am 5/14/2016 at 10:30am

Madeleine Albright is set to deliver the commencement address at Scripps College. You would think that the nation’s first female secretary of state would be welcomed at the women only school but we live in strange times.

Back in April, students objected to Albright for being white, now they’ve decided the real...

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Targeting Traitors Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 8:30am 5/14/2016 at 8:30am

Some students at Claremont McKenna College have created a target list of “Shady Persons of Color” to intimidate minority students who won’t get in line on progressive concepts like safe spaces.

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VIDEO: Seattle University Students Struggle to Explain Male vs. Female

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Posted by    Friday, May 13, 2016 at 9:00am 5/13/2016 at 9:00am

The Family Policy Institute of Washington recently spoke with some students from Seattle University and asked them simple questions about gender and the differences between men and women.

Here’s a description from their blog:

The second episode in FPIW’s wildly popular College Kids Say the Darndest Things series launched Monday...

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Women Protest Harvard’s New Single-Sex Club Policy

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Posted by    Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 10:00am 5/12/2016 at 10:00am

Harvard is instituting a new policy which will punish students who join single-sex clubs by prohibiting them from serving in leadership roles.

While many students are unhappy with the new rules, it was women at the school who recently staged a protest.

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Hundreds of Women Protest Harvard Sanctions

Continuing to mount...

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U. Chicago student gov’t refuses to condemn disruption of controversial speakers

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Posted by    Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 8:30am 5/11/2016 at 8:30am

The University of Chicago has the distinction of being recognized by FIRE as a model for free speech in higher education. At the same time, the school is home...

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Obama’s DHS Secretary Protested at Georgetown Over Immigration

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 10:00am 5/10/2016 at 10:00am

Campus culture has drifted so far to the left that students at Georgetown are protesting Obama’s secretary of homeland security Jeh Johnson, who’s slated to deliver the commencement address for their School of Foreign Service.

Students have decided Johnson is too conservative on immigration to speak at the university.

Blake Neff reports at...

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Dem Leader: Sanders Supporters Better Behave at the Convention

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Posted by    Monday, May 9, 2016 at 1:00pm 5/9/2016 at 1:00pm
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Former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell is playing a high ranking role in the Democratic National Convention this summer and he has a message for Bernie Sanders supporters that they probably won’t like.

The Hill reports:

Dem convention host: Sanders supporters better ‘behave themselves’ when he loses

The chairman of the Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee...

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On to the General Election Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 8:30am 5/8/2016 at 8:30am

Well, like it or not, it looks like the GOP has got its man.

Democrats, on the other hand…

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UPDATE: SUNY Albany Expels Two Students Over Racism Hoax

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Posted by    Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 7:00am 5/8/2016 at 7:00am

Last week we covered the story of three students at the University at Albany who were facing charges for staging a race hoax. The school has now expelled two of the students and suspended another.

FOX News reports:

Two New York college students who claimed to be victims of racist attack expelled

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Bernie Sanders Calls for Liberal Version of FOX News… on MSNBC

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Posted by    Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 12:30pm 5/7/2016 at 12:30pm

FOX News lives rent free in the heads of liberals all over America. They just can’t stand the fact that one news network dares to include conservative voices alongside liberal ones.

Obama has been complaining about the network since taking office and now Bernie Sanders is singling out FOX and suggesting...

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Harvard to Blacklist Students Who Join Single Sex Organizations

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Posted by    Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 10:30am 5/7/2016 at 10:30am

Harvard clearly thinks single sex organizations are a bad thing and they’re taking extraordinary measures to discourage students from joining them.

Let’s dispel once and for all with this fiction that progressives believe in choice.

The FIRE blog reports:

Harvard Brings Back the Blacklist for Final Club, Fraternity, Sorority Students

BOSTON, May 6, 2016—In a...

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Rise of the Red Guard Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 8:30am 5/7/2016 at 8:30am

College students all over the country have decided they know what’s best for everyone. Please report to the nearest Ministry of Truth office for mandatory reeducation.

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Virginia Tech Re-Invites Conservative Writer Jason Riley

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Posted by    Friday, May 6, 2016 at 11:45am 5/6/2016 at 11:45am

Earlier this week, we reported at College Insurrection that Virginia Tech disinvited conservative Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Riley over concerns about offending students and protests.

Riley addressed the situation at the Wall Street Journal:

I Was Disinvited on Campus

‘Progressives rule higher education,” write political scientists Jon Shields and Joshua Dunn Sr. in...

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