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Rice University Students Protest During Visit by Vice President Mike Pence

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Posted by    Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 9:30am 4/7/2019 at 9:30am
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The left is simply incapable of showing any respect for anyone in the Trump administration.

The Houston Chronicle reports:

Rice students protest visit by VP Pence

More than 100 students protested Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Rice University Friday with words and images portraying Pence as bigoted.

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Touchy Subjects Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00am 4/7/2019 at 8:00am

Joe Biden’s ‘hands-on’ style of politics has finally caught up with him.

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President of Hampshire College Resigns ‘Effective Immediately’

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Posted by    Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 1:30pm 4/6/2019 at 1:30pm
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Two members of the board of trustees have already stepped down as well. This will not come to a happy ending.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Hampshire President Quits; Board Votes to Try to Stay Independent

Hampshire College’s president, Miriam E. Nelson, announced Friday that she was leaving her position, effective immediately.

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Washington State Bias Response Team ‘Trains’ Students How to Deal With College Republicans

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Posted by    Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 11:30am 4/6/2019 at 11:30am

This is classic projection. Last month a conservative student was violently attacked at Berkeley, but the left is trying to paint Republicans as the potentially violent ones.

Campus Reform reports:

WSU teaches students how to handle College Republicans at bias training

Washington State University’s Bias Advisory Response Team planned two de-escalation trainings in late...

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Who is ‘Titania McGrath’ and why do woke liberals hate *her* so much?

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Posted by    Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 10:00am 4/6/2019 at 10:00am
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If you spend any time on Twitter, you have probably seen tweets by Titania McGrath, a young woman who is so ‘woke’ that she often comes across as a parody of progressives. It turns out that’s exactly what she is, and the person behind her is a man.

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College Student Files Bias Complaint Against Roommate for Watching Ben Shapiro Video

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Posted by    Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 9:30am 4/6/2019 at 9:30am
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Can you imagine being this thin skinned and petty? This is a college, not a day care center.

The College Fix reports:

Student files bias complaint against dorm roommate for watching Ben Shapiro video

One evening last September, a Michigan State University student awoke from his nap to see his roommate sitting at his...

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Actions Have Consequences Week in Higher Education

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Posted by    Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 8:00am 4/6/2019 at 8:00am
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Some people have free speech concerns over this incident, but the border patrol officers were accused of being murderers and part of the KKK.

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UC Santa Cruz Offering Course on Trump’s ‘Potential Impeachment’

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Posted by    Friday, April 5, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/5/2019 at 12:00pm

They’re just tapping into the Trump Derangement Syndrome market. The media has shown it to be lucrative.

Campus Reform reports:

Calif. college offers class on Trump’s ‘potential impeachment’

The University of California-Santa Cruz is currently offering a course on President Donald Trump’s “potential impeachment” with a focus on climate change in regard to “the...

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Op-Ed: College Admissions Scam is Another Reason to Destroy Academia

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Posted by    Friday, April 5, 2019 at 10:00am 4/5/2019 at 10:00am

Kurt Schlicter’s new column takes on the college admissions scandal. He doesn’t disappoint.

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Harvard Touched by College Admissions Scandal With Questionable Real Estate Deal

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Posted by    Friday, April 5, 2019 at 9:00am 4/5/2019 at 9:00am
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Until now, the college admissions scandal has highlighted crimes like alleged bribes, test cheating, and falsified data. A new story unfolding in Massachusetts revolves around the sale of a house.

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Christian Conservative’s Talk on Gender and Marriage Protested at a Christian School

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Posted by    Friday, April 5, 2019 at 8:00am 4/5/2019 at 8:00am

Matt Walsh of the Daily Wire is a Catholic who believes in traditional marriage. He is supposed to give a talk at Baylor University this month and students are petitioning against it.

The College Fix reports:

Christian conservative’s talk on gender and marriage protested as ‘hate speech’ — at Christian university

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Rutgers Prof Suggests the Concept of Time is Racist

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/4/2019 at 12:00pm

Is there anything that can’t be declared inherently racist? Apparently not.

The College Fix reports:

Rutgers professor: Even the concept of time is racist

One of the privileges of being a tenured professor in the field of “studies” is that you can make up crap out of thin air and majors in the field,...

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University of Kansas to Offer Course on ‘Angry White Men’

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 10:00am 4/4/2019 at 10:00am

You know who’s going to take this course? People who already have this world view. Nothing will be learned by anyone.

Campus Reform reports:

KU offers ‘angry white male’ course

The University of Kansas is offering a course on angry white men and the role of “dominant and subordinate masculinities” as they connect to...

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Intimidation: Anti-Israel Activists Leave Mock Eviction Notices in Dorms at Emory U.

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 9:00am 4/4/2019 at 9:00am
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Students at Emory University, including Jewish students, woke up this week to find eviction notices taped to their dorm room doors. The notices were posted by ‘Emory Students for Justice in Palestine’ as part of “Israeli Apartheid Week.”

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Yale Graduate Raised More Than $1 Million Running Alleged Hedge Fund Scam

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Posted by    Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 8:00am 4/4/2019 at 8:00am

This kid’s story will be a book and film in a matter of time. Can’t you picture it already?

The Daily Caller reports:

Yale Graduate Allegedly Ran Hedge Fund Scam, Raised More Than $1 Million

Federal officials accused a Yale University graduate for running an unregistered hedge fund while he was a student.

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George Mason U. Students Demand Brett Kavanaugh be Fired as Visiting Prof

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/3/2019 at 12:00pm
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You have to marvel at the audacity of these students. They hate Kavanaugh so no one should be allowed to learn from him.

The College Fix reports:

Students demand GMU fire Justice Brett Kavanaugh from visiting law professor post

Many George Mason University students — including a “survivors” group and the College Democrats —...

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FIRE Releases Statement About U. Arizona Students Charged for Harassing Border Patrol Agents

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 10:00am 4/3/2019 at 10:00am
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We ran a full post about this incident over the weekend. Read the full back story here.

FIRE has now released a statement:

FIRE statement on charges against University of Arizona students

For protesting the appearance of Border Patrol agents at a March 19 campus event, two University of Arizona students will reportedly...

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