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Math Professor at UC Davis Under Fire for Opposing ‘Diversity Statements’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00am 12/5/2019 at 11:00am

It’s no surprise that this objection would come from a professor of mathematics. It’s a field where command of the subject matter has no relation to identity.

The College Fix reports:

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Head of L.A.’s Top Homeless Agency Resigns After Homelessness Numbers Explode

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:00am 12/4/2019 at 9:00am
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The man in charge of the top homeless services agency in Los Angeles is stepping down after five years in the role which has seen the number of homeless explode, and Medieval era diseases hit the city.

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Investigation Reveals California DMV Sells Drivers’ Personal Data, Earning $50 Million Annually

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7:00pm 12/3/2019 at 7:00pm
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A new investigative report by Vice shows the California Department of Motor Vehicles is selling drivers’ personal information, earning tens of millions of dollars.

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Though Her District is an Environmental Disaster, Pelosi Heads to a Climate Change Junket in Spain

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/3/2019 at 3:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers will recall that President Donald Trump’s EPA has slammed San Francisco, which includes the 12th District of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, with potential environmental violations over its handling of sewage and wastewater.

However, instead of cleaning up the mess in her district, Pelosi is heading off to...

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San Francisco 49ers Star Richard Sherman Gives $27K to Pay Off School Lunch Debt

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 2, 2019 at 4:00pm 12/2/2019 at 4:00pm
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San Francisco 49ers star Richard Sherman is known for lending a helping hand to those in need.

He has done it again.  Sherman gave $7,491.27 to Cabrillo Middle School in Santa Clara, CA, and $20,000 to the Tacoma Public Schools in Tacoma, WA, to pay off school lunch debts. He also used...

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California Plans to Hike Tax on Legal Marijuana, Threatening New Market With Rapid Extinction

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 7:00pm 11/27/2019 at 7:00pm
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California plans on increasing business tax rates on legal marijuana in 2020, which will hurt struggling companies that have trouble growing profits in the state’s toxic regulatory environment.

Hefty marijuana taxes that can approach 50 percent in some communities have been blamed for pushing shoppers into California’s tax-free illegal market, which is...

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom Blocks New Fracking Permits in State

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 7:00am 11/26/2019 at 7:00am
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This week, California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) stopped the approval of new hydraulic fracturing in the state until a panel of experts can review the permits for those projects.

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The poop in San Francisco keeps piling up

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 6:00pm 11/24/2019 at 6:00pm
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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) escalated its ongoing dispute with San Francisco, once again accusing the city’s water agency of improperly discharging wastewater into the ocean.

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San Diego State Holds ‘Pronouns Workshop’ in Honor of Transgender Awareness Day

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 11:30am 11/24/2019 at 11:30am

Isn’t it reassuring to know that our institutions of higher learning have their priorities in order?

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Students encouraged to use terms ‘folks’ or ‘y’all’ instead of ‘guys’ at pronoun workshop

San Diego State University held a “Pronouns 101” workshop on November 20 in honor of “Transgender Awareness Day.”

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California Supreme Court strikes down law requiring release of tax returns for ballot placement

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 6:00pm 11/23/2019 at 6:00pm
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The California Supreme Court has just struck down a state law that required President Trump to release his tax returns in order to appear on the state’s primary ballot.

Justices in Sacramento said that the law – which required all candidates for president and governor to submit five years’ worth of personal...

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Left Wing Student Protesters Block Entry to Ann Coulter Speech at UC Berkeley

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 22, 2019 at 11:00am 11/22/2019 at 11:00am
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In the spring of 2017, Young America’s Foundation invited Ann Coulter to speak at UC-Berkeley, but the event never happened over safety concerns.

This week, she returned at the invitation of the College Republicans.

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Berkeley Chancellor Promotes Anti-Hate Event Scheduled at Same Time as Ann Coulter Visit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 8:00am 11/21/2019 at 8:00am
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The College Republicans at UC-Berkeley invited Ann Coulter. The College Democrats organized an anti-hate event scheduled for the same time.

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley chancellor promotes College Dems’ ‘hate rally’ slated during same time as Ann Coulter speech

In an email framed as an encouragement to students to stand against “hate,”...

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Embroiled in #FartGate Controversy, Rep. Eric Swalwell Denies Farting on Live TV

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 7:00am 11/19/2019 at 7:00am

During a live interview on MSNBC Monday evening, Rep. Swalwell a very loud, unmistakable fart-sounding noise overpowered the mic.

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Speaker at Pomona College Accuses Jewish Student Journalist of Having Ties to White Nationalists

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 18, 2019 at 10:00am 11/18/2019 at 10:00am

The entire scene described in this article is crazy. The guest is a conspiracy theorist, and the crowd cheered her on for saying insane things.

The Claremont Independent reports:

College-Invited Speaker Ties Jewish Student Journalist to “White Nationalists,” Calls NYT “Pro-Israel Propaganda”

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College Republicans at Berkeley Say Posters for Ann Coulter Visit Being Torn Down

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:30pm 11/17/2019 at 1:30pm
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You rarely, if ever, hear about conservative students carrying out this kind of behavior.

KRON News reports:

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University Group Aims to Help White Employees Combat Their Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 9:30am 11/17/2019 at 9:30am

Can you imagine a meeting of this group? Must be tons of laughs.

The College Fix reports:

University group coaches white employees how not to be racist

A private Jesuit university in Los Angeles is host to an “anti-racist” group that seeks to educate and support white-identifying employees in their battle against racism.

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Santa Clarita school shooter dies from self-inflicted wound

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/16/2019 at 12:00pm
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Sadly, there has been another tragic school shooting, this time at the Los Angeles area’s Saugus High School.

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