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California officially declares “State of Emergency” over Hepatitis A outbreak

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

California’s continuous requests for additional vaccine is running into limit of what federal resources can supply.

California officially declares “State of Emergency” over Hepatitis A outbreak

http://www.latimes.com/local/california/94659900-132.html
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10/15/2017 at 1:30pm
As the death toll in the Hepatitis A outbreak climbs to 18, California Governor Jerry Brown has officially declared a state of emergency. The emergency proclamation, which was issued by Brown on Friday, allows the state to increase its supply of hepatitis A vaccines in order to control the current outbreak. Immunizations from…
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Columbia to Spend $100 Million Over Next Five Years on Faculty Diversity

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

“backgrounds that “traditionally have been underrepresented”

Columbia to Spend $100 Million Over Next Five Years on Faculty Diversity

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10/15/2017 at 12:00pm
No word yet on what kind of diversity they’re looking for, but it’s probably not ideological diversity. Campus Reform reports: Columbia University commits $100 million to faculty diversity Columbia University recently announced that it will commit an additional $100 million in funds to promote a “diverse faculty.” In a recent email to students, a copy…
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Germany: Merkel Gov, Media Slam Trump on Iran Nuke Deal

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

Leading German broadcaster: Trump “redefined the rules of the game”

Germany: Merkel Gov, Media Slam Trump on Iran Nuke Deal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6sI3rE4a8s
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10/15/2017 at 11:30am
Not just former US President Obama, Chancellor Merkel of Germany, too, regards the nuclear deal with Iran as her greatest diplomatic accomplishment. The prominent German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung summed up the central role played by the Merkel government, writing, “Among all the parties working to bring about a negotiated deal, Germans enjoyed…
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Massachusetts public school assignment simulates Hajj to Mecca

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

Separation of church and state apparently doesn’t apply when political correctness is being pushed.

Massachusetts public school assignment simulates Hajj to Mecca

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10/15/2017 at 10:00am
A recently published monograph by the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting (CAMERA) offers a sobering example of how biased teaching materials about the Arab-Israeli conflict and the history and practice of Islam were used for years in the curriculum of two public high schools in Newton, Massachusetts. As we highlighted…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5gDcb31q9M

Rutgers Refuses to Return $100K Gift From Harvey Weinstein Foundation

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

Donation benefits Women’s and Gender Studies Dept. and “addresses the intersection of feminist studies and media culture”

Rutgers Refuses to Return $100K Gift From Harvey Weinstein Foundation

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10/15/2017 at 9:50am
Will Rutgers get attacked by the liberal media for this? Probably not. The College Fix reports: Rutgers won’t give back $100K Harvey Weinstein donation In the wake of numerous allegations of sexual assault against movie producer Harvey Weinstein, Rutgers University will not return a $100,000 donation made last April from the H. Weinstein Family…
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Taking Care of Business Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

All the news you may have missed.

Taking Care of Business Week at Legal Insurrection

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10/15/2017 at 8:30am
You’d never know it from listening to the media but Trump had a pretty good week. Trump Throws Another Blow at Obamacare, Reportedly Scrapping Obamacare Insurer Subsidy Payments Dem Pollster Warns Dems: Polls Are Still Wrong About Trump Trump Signs Executive Order to Loosen Obamacare Rules for Businesses This was also great. …
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Bitter Clinger

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2017

Let it go. Just let it go.

Bitter Clinger

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10/15/2017 at 7:00am
Spotted by me recently in Seekonk, Massachusetts.
 

All is proceeding as dreaded

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

A follow up to my DREAD-ful 9th Blog Anniversary post.

All is proceeding as dreaded

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10/14/2017 at 8:00pm
My recent DREAD-ful blog anniversary post had a good response in the comment section, and also generated numerous emails. I appreciate the feedback and support, it truly lifted my spirits. So let me clarify that, to the extent some people read into my post an intent to close down Legal Insurrection, that…
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Motion Picture Academy Expels Weinstein Due to Sexual Harassment, Rape Allegations

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

Now do Roman Polanski.

Motion Picture Academy Expels Weinstein Due to Sexual Harassment, Rape Allegations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW3rKrRoRTg
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10/14/2017 at 6:30pm
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has decided to expel movie mogul Harvey Weinstein due to the numerous allegations of sexual harassment and rape against him. From The Hollywood Reporter: Following the meeting, the Academy issued a statement saying the board had voted “to immediately expel him from the Academy….
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Mississippi School District Pulls “To Kill A Mockingbird” For “N-word”

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

The PC police are so busy revising the past that they fail to see how it impacts the present … and future

Mississippi School District Pulls “To Kill A Mockingbird” For “N-word”

https://www.amazon.com/Kill-Mockingbird-Harper-Lee/dp/0060935464/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1508006534&sr=8-1&keywords=To+Kill+a+Mockingbird
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10/14/2017 at 5:00pm
The Biloxi school district has pulled Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird from its 8th grade syllabi because it contains the “N-word.” This kind of thing drives me straight up the wall.  What on earth makes the left think that hiding, banning, and otherwise destroying our nation’s history and culture will achieve…
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Leftist Outlet Salon Publishes “25 Conservatives Worth Following On Twitter”

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

They’re all anti-Trump and / or supportive of Obama/leftist policies

Leftist Outlet Salon Publishes “25 Conservatives Worth Following On Twitter”

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10/14/2017 at 3:45pm
I would be horrified and humiliated if I ever made Salon’s bestest conservatives evah list.  Their list of conservatives worth following on Twitter consists almost exclusively of #NeverTrumpers but includes faux conservatives raking in big bucks as some lamestream media outlet’s token righty. Some are hailed as supporting open borders, amnesty, ObamaCare,…
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https://youtu.be/ncCwgjNoV4g

Media 1: Melania 0 – How the Media Trolled Melania Over Ivana “First Lady” Joke

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

Proving once again that leftists have no sense of humor

Media 1: Melania 0 – How the Media Trolled Melania Over Ivana “First Lady” Joke

https://youtu.be/ncCwgjNoV4g
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10/14/2017 at 3:00pm
The leftstream media is trolling the White House bigly over Ivana Trump’s joke about being the “first lady.” Having first decided there was something fishy about First Lady Melania Trump’s decision to let her and the president’s youngest son finish his school year in New York before moving to the White House,…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nVp2WQ-GGE8

Susan Rice calls Trump’s statement on Iranian aggression “BS”

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

AIPAC: Trump’s “Important speech today accurately outlined the history and continued dangers of Iran’s aggression”

Susan Rice calls Trump’s statement on Iranian aggression “BS”

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10/14/2017 at 1:30pm
Former Obama patsy and two-time winner of Obama’s musical chairs approach to Executive branch appointments Susan Rice has deigned to share her insightful opinion of President Trump’s Iran speech in which he outlined Iranian aggression and announced that he was sending the bad Iran deal back to Congress. The former National Security…
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Jimmy Kimmel No Longer the ‘Moral Conscience of America’

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

Clown nose off, clown nose on.

Jimmy Kimmel No Longer the ‘Moral Conscience of America’

https://youtu.be/7xj0L5rrbto
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10/14/2017 at 1:00pm
Jimmy Kimmel is pulling the same old trick Jon Stewart used for years. When discussing a topic like healthcare or gun control, he’s a serious policy wonk. When something comes up that’s inconvenient or embarrassing to Democrats, hey – he’s just a TV host. That’s basically how Kimmel defended his lack of…
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Princeton Student: Conservatives Don’t Really Believe in Free Speech

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

“it is actually a calculated political move”

Princeton Student: Conservatives Don’t Really Believe in Free Speech

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10/14/2017 at 11:30am
Ryan Born, the student who wrote this op-ed for The Princetonian, doesn’t even seem to believe that free speech applies to conservatives. Speech is free It seems that, nowadays, cries for “free speech” ring from campus to campus. The term has become quite famous and quite popular. Perhaps it owes its popularity to…
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Cornell Black Students group apologizes for complaining about African and Caribbean students

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

Complaint about over-representation by “international or first-generation African or Caribbean students” creates backlash.

Cornell Black Students group apologizes for complaining about African and Caribbean students

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xTFnDG8Qshw
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10/14/2017 at 11:00am
Cornell University’s campus in Ithaca, NY, is in turmoil after two incidents, as I first reported in mid-September. In one incident, a student shouted “build a wall” near the Latino Living Center. At least two reports (Campus Reform and The New American) claim the student was Hispanic and said it to mock Trump. The Cornell…
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Dartmouth Student Claims Homecoming Honors ‘Legacy of Colonialism’

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2017

“we are celebrating Homecoming on stolen Abenaki land”

Dartmouth Student Claims Homecoming Honors ‘Legacy of Colonialism’

https://youtu.be/4qSKtyAbXvE
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10/14/2017 at 9:30am
Give the left long enough and they can find something wrong with everything. Campus Reform reports: Dartmouth student: Homecoming honors ‘legacy of colonialism’ A student leader at Dartmouth College wants her classmates to “support the marginalized” by rejecting a time-honored homecoming tradition. In an op-ed for The Dartmouth, student Jessica Cantos, a member of the…
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