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Controversy Erupts Over Trump Administration’s Choice of Alabama for Space Command HQ

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 8:12pm 1/19/2021 at 8:12pm
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Air Force Secretary Barbara M. Barrett announced that U.S. Space Command should move from Colorado to Alabama a week before resigning.

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Feds investigate potential link between University of Alabama & Wuhan Institute of Virology

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 2:00pm 1/10/2021 at 2:00pm
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The U.S. Department of Education is investigating a potential link between the University of Alabama and the Wuhan Institute of Virology, the facility that may be the origin of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Judson College Won’t Begin Spring Semester Unless It Can Raise $500K By Year’s End

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 20, 2020 at 11:30am 12/20/2020 at 11:30am

Lower enrollment combined with the pandemic has put this small school in a perilous situation.

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Auburn University Now Investigating Students for Going to Crowded Bars

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 24, 2020 at 8:00am 8/24/2020 at 8:00am

There are stories like this from all over the country. If it keeps up, don’t be surprised if there is some kind of backlash. If I was in college right now, I would just drop out and take a year or two off.

AL.com reports:

Auburn University investigating students packing bars amid pandemic

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Auburn University Reports $15 Million in Losses Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 11:30am 7/11/2020 at 11:30am

When the total amount lost by schools due to coronavirus is finally tallied, it’s probably going to be in the hundreds of billions.

The Auburn Plainsman reports:

Auburn University loses $15 million from pandemic

As Auburn University approaches four months since its initial move to remote instruction because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the institution...

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College Students in Alabama Allegedly Attending ‘COVID Parties’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 3, 2020 at 9:00am 7/3/2020 at 9:00am

Just to add another level of craziness, there is supposedly gambling involved in this.

FOX News reports:

Tuscaloosa students throwing dangerous ‘COVID parties,’ city councilor warns

College students in Alabama who contracted the coronavirus have been attending COVID-19 parties over the past few weeks as part of a game...

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U. Alabama-Birmingham Egyptologist Tweets Instructions for Pulling Down Monuments During Protests

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 11:00am 6/2/2020 at 11:00am
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While most Americans were worrying about their communities, preparing to protect themselves from continued civil unrest, and attempting to restore peace, a University of Alabama -Birmingham professor fanned the flames of hate.

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Trump Tells Sessions to ‘Drop Out’ of Senate Race, Claims He has ‘No Courage’ and ‘Ruined Many Lives’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 25, 2020 at 4:00pm 5/25/2020 at 4:00pm
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President Donald Trump went off on his former attorney general Jeff Sessions on Twitter after Sessions claimed Alabama “can and does trust” him.

Sessions is running for his old Alabama Senate seat. He will face off against former Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville, who has received Trump’s endorsement.

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New Prof at Auburn U. Won’t Say School Chant Because it Includes the Word ‘War’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 9:30am 5/17/2020 at 9:30am

You might say this professor has declared war on the word “war.”

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University of Alabama Plans to Reopen Campus This Fall

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 12:00pm 4/30/2020 at 12:00pm

This is encouraging news. Hopefully, more schools will do the same.

AL.com reports:

University of Alabama planning to reopen for fall: ‘We fully expect to have on-campus instruction’

The University of Alabama system intends to return to on-campus instruction for the upcoming fall semester barring any more extenuating circumstances or health risks, said Finis...

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Federal Judges Block States From Limiting Abortions During Wuhan Coronavirus Pandemic

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 1:00pm 3/31/2020 at 1:00pm
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***UPDATE: The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals temporarily reinstated the abortion ban in Texas:

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a temporary stay on a ruling from a lower court that had blocked Texas from enforcing the ban. State officials argue the ban is intended to conserve medical supplies for health...

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Trump Endorses Tuberville for Alabama Senate Over Sessions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 11:00am 3/11/2020 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump officially endorsed former Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville over his former attorney general Jeff Sessions.

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Alabama: Jeff Sessions, Tommy Tuberville Head to Runoff Election for U.S. Senate

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 3:00pm 3/5/2020 at 3:00pm
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Between the Crash and Bern and Warren coming in third in her home state, Super Tuesday was awesome. While much of our attention is on the Democrat presidential primary, there was an interesting development in Alabama.

Former Senator and former Attorney General Jeff Sessions failed to secure the Republican nomination for his...

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Payback: Trump Promotes AOC Challenge to Schumer

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 10, 2020 at 1:00pm 2/10/2020 at 1:00pm

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to continue celebrating his impeachment acquittal by the Senate.

Trump made a series of predictions like Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez primarying Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Republicans winning the Alabama Senate seat, and Rep. Jerry Nadler will lose to his primary opponent.

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Cook Political Report Shifts Alabama Senate Race to Lean Republican After Doug Jones Votes to Convict

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 11:00am 2/6/2020 at 11:00am
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Senator Doug Jones (D-AL) was already facing reelection challenges for next fall, but things just got a lot harder for him. As a Democrat, Jones lucked into this job in Trump country. He might not have it for much longer.

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In 9-0 Ruling, Alabama Supreme Court Upholds Confederate Monument Law

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 29, 2019 at 4:00pm 11/29/2019 at 4:00pm
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Confederate monuments came under attack from the radical left several years ago.  In 2017, the SPLC joined the fray and published a list of places and monuments with “Confederate names” that they claimed had the potential to act as “catalysts” to “unleash more turmoil and bloodshed.”

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President Trump and First Lady Melania Get Warm Welcome at U. Alabama Football Game

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 11, 2019 at 8:00am 11/11/2019 at 8:00am
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President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump attended a recent football game at the University of Alabama and got tremendous cheers from the audience. You probably won’t see this on CNN.

Here are a few videos via Twitchy:

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