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Prof Fired by Johns Hopkins for Standing up to Protesters Turns Down Facebook Job

Posted by  ▪  August 18, 2019

“Facebook placed conditions on the hire that Povey didn’t accept.”

Prof Fired by Johns Hopkins for Standing up to Protesters Turns Down Facebook Job

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8/18/2019 at 12:00pm
The saga of former Johns Hopkins professor Daniel Povey is a fascinating glimpse into the world of campus protest culture and what can happen to those who stand up to it. We first noted this story in a recent quick take, but it’s a much bigger story now. I covered much of this…
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Student Govt. President Faces Calls for Removal After Urging Respect for Others’ Opinions

Posted by  ▪  August 18, 2019

“he created and continues to create a hostile environment for a large portion of the student body”

Student Govt. President Faces Calls for Removal After Urging Respect for Others’ Opinions

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8/18/2019 at 11:30am
The left doesn’t want to have a discussion. They believe they are right and that’s the end of it. Campus Reform reports: Student gov president faces calls for removal after asking people to respect others’ opinions A Texas student government president faced backlash after asking people to respect the free expression of opinions. Mohamed AbdelGilil,…
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Bill Maher: “BDS is a bulls*** purity test by people who want to appear woke but actually slept through history class”

Posted by  ▪  August 18, 2019

Rep. Rashida Tlaib calls for a boycott of Maher’s show. Seriously.

Bill Maher: “BDS is a bulls*** purity test by people who want to appear woke but actually slept through history class”

https://twitter.com/HananyaNaftali/status/1163073057675776000
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8/18/2019 at 10:00am
Every now and then Bill Maher hits a left-wing dogma squarely on the head and it’s particularly persuasive coming from someone who is on the left. We’ve covered several such occasions, even if most of the time we disagree with Maher. Maher just did it again with regard to the anti-Israel Boycott,…
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Timeline Chronicles the Fall of the College of New Rochelle

Posted by  ▪  August 18, 2019

It didn’t happen overnight…

Timeline Chronicles the Fall of the College of New Rochelle

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8/18/2019 at 9:30am
The College of New Rochelle is now closed. This timeline explains how it happened. From Lohud: Timeline: The collapse of the College of New Rochelle Oct. 16, 2016 President Judith Huntington submits her resignation to the College of New Rochelle’s board of trustees. Oct. 18, 2016 The College of New Rochelle announces Huntington’s resignation and an internal…
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The Left Resists Reality Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  August 18, 2019

All the news you may have missed.

The Left Resists Reality Week at Legal Insurrection

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8/18/2019 at 8:00am
This week the squad provided a side-show to the ongoing train wreck of the Democratic primary. Israel to bar entry of Reps. Omar, Tlaib, after pressure from Trump Rep. Rashida Tlaib granted “humanitarian” visit to grandmother, but she rejects it Speaking of the Democratic primary. NY Times: Elizabeth Warren’s Native American deception…
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The Other Oberlin College Case – Expelled “John Doe” Appeal Involving 100 Percent Conviction Rate

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

Appellant John Doe: “And in that same time period, from August 2015 through February 2016, Oberlin convicted 100% of the respondents it sent through its formal resolution process, the vast majority of whom, if not all, were men”

The Other Oberlin College Case – Expelled “John Doe” Appeal Involving 100 Percent Conviction Rate

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8/17/2019 at 8:38pm
While everyone has been focused on Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College, it’s worth revisiting another lawsuit against Oberlin College which we have extensively covered but it below the media radar. Once again, the alleged conduct of then Title IX Coordinator, now Dean of Students, Meredith Raimondo was part of the case. In…
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“May God Ruin Trump,” Says Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s Grandmother

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

Comment comes after Rep. Tlaib rejects Israel’s offer of a humanitarian visa to see her 90-year-old grandmother

“May God Ruin Trump,” Says Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s Grandmother

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u38hLjPmbOw
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8/17/2019 at 6:00pm
The Palestinian grandmother of Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib wished “ruin” on President Donald Trump in an ongoing controversy over Michigan lawmaker’s proposed visit to Israel. “May God ruin him,” Tlaib’s grandmother was quoted saying by news agency Reuters. The remark comes a day after Congresswoman Tlaib rejected Israel’s offer to grant her entry on…
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After launch of two projectiles into East Sea, North Korea announces it has ‘new weapon’

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

A North Korean official stated that South Korea’s attempts to maintain peace talks would make “boiled head of a cow [fall into] a side-splitting laughter.”

After launch of two projectiles into East Sea, North Korea announces it has ‘new weapon’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJyhN5ec9zw
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8/17/2019 at 4:00pm
North Korea fired two more projectiles into the East Sea, further raising tensions on the peninsula, and the South Koran military indicates that it is now analyzing the projectiles and maintaining high levels of readiness. This is the sixth time the North has fired projectile weapons since July 25, and the eighth…
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Ted Lieu Retracts Dual Loyalty Charge on U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Falsely Claims He Didn’t Know It Was Anti-Semitic

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

Contra to Lieu’s insinuation later that he was unaware of the significance of using the dual loyalty trope against a Jewish American, he knew exactly what he was doing.

Ted Lieu Retracts Dual Loyalty Charge on U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Falsely Claims He Didn’t Know It Was Anti-Semitic

https://youtu.be/Gmv30uvdqHQ
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8/17/2019 at 2:00pm
In the aftermath of Israel’s security-based decision Thursday to bar pro-BDS Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN) entry into the country, their west coast Congressional colleague Ted Lieu (D-CA) was one of many Democrats who were outraged. In fact, Lieu was so upset that he took to the Twitter machine…
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NC State Vice Chancellor Resigns Over Old Tweets Calling Republicans KKK and Nazis

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

“has resigned from his position as Vice-Chancellor and Dean for the Division of Academic and Student Affairs”

NC State Vice Chancellor Resigns Over Old Tweets Calling Republicans KKK and Nazis

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8/17/2019 at 1:30pm
It’s somewhat surprising that he resigned. People who work in academia say things like this all the time. Campus Reform reports: NC State vice chancellor steps down after tweets calling Republicans ‘KKK’ members, ‘neo-nazis’ surface North Carolina State University Vice-Chancellor Mike Mullen has stepped down after the North Carolina State College Republicans called for…
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Rachel Maddow Smears Trump Judicial Nominee as Racist by Misrepresenting Law Review Article

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

“Had she actually read his law-review article, she would know that Menashi says the exact opposite of what Maddow claims.”

Rachel Maddow Smears Trump Judicial Nominee as Racist by Misrepresenting Law Review Article

https://youtu.be/tznHwD66yQ0
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8/17/2019 at 12:00pm
The liberal media has completely abandoned the Trump Russia conspiracy and has moved on to promoting a false narrative about white supremacy. Rachel Maddow is clearly on board, and she used her platform to falsely smear a Trump judicial nominee this week. Sometimes you have to wonder if Maddow isn’t malicious but…
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Professor Explains Why He Carries a Gun on Campus

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

“I refuse to let myself and my students be victims.”

Professor Explains Why He Carries a Gun on Campus

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8/17/2019 at 11:30am
Timothy H. Hsiao is a professor at Grantham University, Park University, and Johnson County Community College. He writes at the Federalist: I’m A Professor, And I Carry A Gun On Campus. Here’s Why I am an ethics professor, and I carry a concealed handgun in the classroom. In the event of a mass shooting,…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7N67mlIESkk

Medical Examiner Rules Jeffrey Epstein’s Death a Suicide by Hanging

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

“In all forensic investigations, all information must be synthesized to determine the cause and manner of death.”

Medical Examiner Rules Jeffrey Epstein’s Death a Suicide by Hanging

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8/17/2019 at 10:00am
New York City Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Barbara Sampson determined multimillionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide by hanging himself: “After careful review of all investigative information, including complete autopsy findings, the determination on the death of Jeffrey Epstein is below — Cause: Hanging. Manner: Suicide.” Anonymous sources told The Washington Post she…
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Professor Exonerated After Criticism for Using N-Word While Discussing James Baldwin Literature

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

“It is crucial that the right to do this be protected.”

Professor Exonerated After Criticism for Using N-Word While Discussing James Baldwin Literature

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8/17/2019 at 9:30am
This is a happy ending to a crazy story. She should never have been criticized in the first place. The FIRE blog reports: VICTORY: Professor exonerated for quoting iconic black writer at The New School The New School has cleared a professor of charges of racial discrimination for quoting literary icon James B…
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Constitutional Studies Week in Higher Education

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2019

Your weekly report on campus news.

Constitutional Studies Week in Higher Education

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8/17/2019 at 8:03am
In the wake of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, the issue of campus carry is coming back into focus. Shouldn’t College Students be Allowed to Arm Themselves? UC Berkeley Chancellor Demands Politicians Remove ‘Weapons of War’ From Our Midst This kind of rhetoric doesn’t help. CUNY Prof Says “Ideology…
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Leaked Audio: NY Times shifts targeting of Trump from Russia collusion to racism

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2019

Executive Editor Dean Baquet: “We built our newsroom to cover one story [Russia collusion], and we did it truly well. Now we have to regroup, and shift resources and emphasis to take on a different story [Trump’s racism].”

Leaked Audio: NY Times shifts targeting of Trump from Russia collusion to racism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rG9JWOOWf4E
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8/16/2019 at 8:50pm
In an astounding audio transcript leaked to Slate, NY Times executive editor Dean Baquet reveals what we all knew: The NY Times is out to get Trump. It’s deliberate, it’s planned, and it’s shifting after Russia collusion failed to portraying Trump as racist. From the Slate article: “What I’m saying is that our…
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Mulan Star Crystal Liu Supports Hong Kong’s Police in the Midst of Ongoing Violent Protests

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2019

Comments like Crystal Liu’s only serve the interests of China as it continues to implement its imperialist goals.

Mulan Star Crystal Liu Supports Hong Kong’s Police in the Midst of Ongoing Violent Protests

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-fk9ICwc3k
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8/16/2019 at 7:00pm
The star of next year’s live action remake of Mulan caused a massive stir on social media this past week. Crystal Liu, who portrays the lead character in Disney’s live action remake of the animated Disney princess film Mulan, posted a series of posts in support of Hong Kong’s police amidst widespread…
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