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Amherst College Course Wonders Why Women are Becoming More Conservative

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Posted by    Friday, October 6, 2017 at 10:30am 10/6/2017 at 10:30am

Most people on the left don’t understand why anyone is conservative but conservative women truly baffle them.

The Daily Caller reports:

College Course Wonders Why Women Are Becoming More Conservative

Amherst College in Massachusetts is offering a fall 2017 course to try to figure out why women are becoming more conservative.

The course, entitled “Contemporary...

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Will Katie Pavlich at UW Madison be the Next Berkeley?

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FOX News contributor Katie Pavlich is scheduled to give a talk at the University of Wisconsin Madison next week on the Second Amendment. The event is being hosted by the Young America’s Foundation and it is already hitting roadblocks.

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Colonialism Article Sets off Firestorm in Academia

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Posted by    Friday, October 6, 2017 at 7:30am 10/6/2017 at 7:30am

NAS President Peter Wood wrote about the backlash over an essay titled “The Case for Colonialism.”

From Minding The Campus:

The Article That Made 16,000 Ideologues Go Wild

Portland State University scholar Bruce Gilley drew a lot of attention with his August 29 article on Minding the Campus, “Why I’m leaving the Political Science...

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U. North Texas President Caught Trying to Get Donald Trump Jr. Disinvited from Event

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Posted by    Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/5/2017 at 1:30pm

This behavior is unbecoming of a university president, don’t you think?

The College Fix reports:

Public university president caught trying to get Donald Trump Jr. disinvited from event

University of North Texas President Neal Smatresk really didn’t want...

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New Bill Would Forgive Student Debt for Residents of Washington DC

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Posted by    Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:30am 10/5/2017 at 10:30am

It’s like the Hunger Games. People who live in the city of power get special perks.

The Daily Caller reports:

Student Loan Debt Could Be Forgiven For DC Residents

Up to five years of student loan debt could be forgiven for Washington, D.C. residents, if a bill introduced Tuesday by a council member...

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Black Lives Matter Students Shut Down ACLU Free Speech Event

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Student supporters of Black Lives Matter at the College of William and Mary shut down a free speech event at the school featuring an ACLU employee who is also an alumna.

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University in Wales to Name its Law School After Hillary Clinton

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Posted by    Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 7:30am 10/5/2017 at 7:30am

This is Hillary’s consolation prize for not being president.

Paul Caron of the TaxProfBlog points to this article at Townhall:

A University in Wales is Renaming Its Law School After Hillary Clinton

Swansea University in Wales is renamingits law school after Hillary Clinton and will honor the two-time presidential candidate and former secretary of...

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College of the Ozarks Refuses to Play Opponents Who Kneel for Anthem

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/4/2017 at 1:30pm
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Kudos to this school for taking a stand on this issue.

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Antifa Members Allegedly Stalking College Republicans at Berkeley

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 10:30am 10/4/2017 at 10:30am
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This is serious. Antifa is not afraid to use violence.

The College Fix reports:

Antifa allegedly stalking Berkeley College Republicans; bathroom message: ‘Kill all BCRS’

It’s never been easy identifying as a Republican at the University of California-...

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Students at Tufts Propose Feminist Economics as Alternative to Capitalism

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Why not? Just look at all the countries all over the world which are flourishing under feminist economics?

The Daily Caller reports:

Tufts University Students Propose Feminist Economics As An Alternative To Free Market Capitalism

Students at Tufts University are outraged that their school’s Economics Department promotes what they claim to be “capitalist ideologies”...

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Drexel University Prof Blames Las Vegas Shooting on ‘Trumpism’ and White Men

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 7:00am 10/4/2017 at 7:00am
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You may remember Drexel University Professor George Ciccariello-Maher. We wrote about him last year because he wished for ‘white genocide’ for Christmas.

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Ithaca College Prof Claims ‘God Bless America’ is a Warmongering Song

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/3/2017 at 1:30pm
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If leftists hate America so much, why don’t they leave? It’s a question that is often asked but not answered.

The Daily Caller reports:

Ithaca College Professor: ‘God Bless America’ Is A ‘Warmongering’ Song

An Ithaca College professor calls the patriotic song “God Bless America” a “warmongering” song inappropriate for sporting events.

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Anti-Trump ‘Resistance School’ Expands from Harvard to Berkeley

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 10:30am 10/3/2017 at 10:30am
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The left will never get over the 2016 election. This almost seems more like a coping mechanism than anything else.

Campus Reform reports:

Anti-Trump ‘Resistance School’ expands to Berkeley

Students at the University of California, Berkeley can now join...

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Student Government at Cornell Passes Resolution Condemning ‘Hate Speech’

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7:30am 10/3/2017 at 7:30am

Who gets to decide what counts as hate speech?

The College Fix reports:

Cornell University student government passes resolution condemning ‘hate speech’

The student government at Cornell University recently passed a measure condemning “hate speech,” several days after the assembly considered “banning” it from the campus.

About two weeks ago, a black student was...

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Nancy Pelosi Claims Democrats are Winning, Can Re-take House

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7:00am 10/3/2017 at 7:00am
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Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi recently appeared on the New York Times political podcast and painted a very rosy picture of the Democratic Party’s future.

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American University Alumna Describes Shutting Down of YAL Event

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Posted by    Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/1/2017 at 1:30pm

Young Americans for Liberty was supposed to hold a campus panel on various topics but got shut down.

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Evergreen State Sanctions Students Over Spring Campus Protests

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Posted by    Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 11:30am 10/1/2017 at 11:30am
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According to this report from the Olympian, some students were actually expelled. Still, it all seems like too little too late.

Here’s how many student protesters were sanctioned for breaking Evergreen’s conduct code

About 80 protesters have been sanctioned for breaking the student conduct code at The Evergreen State College in Olympia last...

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