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Cancel Mob Attacks U Chicago Geophysicist Dorian Abbot For Questioning Diversity Hiring Dogma

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 9:00pm 11/29/2020 at 9:00pm
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“Cancel culture” is a plague that has infected academia and campuses for a long time, and has moved from campus to the general culture. But it has been particularly prominent in the news in 2020 over issues of racial politics, particularly the Black Lives Matter Movement and Critical Race Theory (sometimes...

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Penguin Random House Canada Staff Want Jordan Peterson’s New Book Cancelled

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 7:18pm 11/24/2020 at 7:18pm
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Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson is set to release a new book, Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life, in march of 2021, but the announcement of his latest work set the publishing company ablaze.

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Petition at Harvard to Bar Trump Admin Members From Teaching or Speaking at the School

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 4:30pm 11/19/2020 at 4:30pm
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A petition making the rounds at Harvard seeks to prevent members of the Trump administration from doing pretty much anything at the school.

For an institution that’s supposedly dedicated to diversity and inclusion, they have a funny way of showing it.

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Then the deplatformers came for Dan Bongino

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 6:30pm 11/18/2020 at 6:30pm
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We are quickly moving towards two internet universes, one controlled by liberal and leftist tech giants, the other controlled by upstart conservative services providing a refuge for deplatformed, demonetized, and throttled conservatives.

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Virginia Wesleyan U. Dean Who Criticized Biden Voters on Facebook Resigns

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 12:00pm 11/18/2020 at 12:00pm

We just mentioned this story yesterday. Over the last four years we have heard countless people in higher education insult President Trump and the people who support him, and yet I can’t recall any of them being forced to resign over it.

CBS News reports:

University dean resigns after calling Biden voters “ignorant,...

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Cracker Barrel Apologizes After Patron Snaps Photo of “Noose” Hanging From Ceiling

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 5:00pm 11/17/2020 at 5:00pm
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Can we just enjoy sweet tea and corn bread in peace without people looking for racism hidden in the bread basket, or is that too much to ask?

Cracker Barrel recently apologized after a patron posted a photo of what appeared to be a noose-like knot hanging from the ceiling of a...

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Prepare for the Great Decoupling – Deplatforming moves downstream to WordPress.com and Mailchimp

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 16, 2020 at 9:05pm 11/16/2020 at 9:05pm

In the past day there have been two very disturbing developments in internet deplatforming.

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U. Miami Law Prof Daniel Ravicher says threatened with termination after pro-Trump tweets

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 13, 2020 at 5:00pm 11/13/2020 at 5:00pm

Daniel Ravicher is a star on the University of Miami Law School faculty. A full time lecturer, he currently is appointed under a 3-year term ending in June 2022.

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CNN’s Jake Tapper Makes Not So Thinly Veiled Threat About Not Accepting a Joe Biden Victory

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 2:00pm 11/10/2020 at 2:00pm
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First, we had threats of a “Truth and Reconciliation Commission” to publicly shame Trump supporters. Then we had promises of blacklists.

Now Jake Tapper of CNN is openly saying that refusing to accept a Biden win could potentially be used against you professionally.

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Claims That U. Toronto Succumbed To Zionists In Denying Human Rights Position To Valentina Azarova Fall Flat

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 6:00pm 11/8/2020 at 6:00pm
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When asserted “human rights scholar” (and anti-Israel polemicist) Valentina Azarova was denied a position leading the prestigious International Human Rights Program (IHRP) at the University of Toronto, media and anti-Zionists alike painted a picture of Zionist Cancel Culture at work.
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University of Miami Law Professor Under Fire From Students Over Support for Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 2:00pm 11/8/2020 at 2:00pm
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Cancel culture is far too prevalent in higher education, particularly as it pertains to support for President Trump. At the University of Miami, a law professor named Daniel Ravicher is coming under fire for tweets he wrote on election night and since.

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Coffee Shop Leaves Campus of Boise State U. After Students Complain About Owner Supporting Police

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 6, 2020 at 9:30am 11/6/2020 at 9:30am

Supporting the police can now get you canceled on a college campus? And Democrats think taxpayers should be forced to make this free?

Campus Reform reports:

Coffee shop bullied off campus over owner’s support for police

A small coffee shop at Boise State University in Idaho has closed, just months after opening, in response...

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‘Indigenous Peoples Day of Rage’ in Portland Takes Aim at Teddy Roosevelt, Abe Lincoln, and Historical Society

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:00am 10/13/2020 at 7:00am
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To the shock of no one, the “Indigenous Peoples Day of Rage” in Portland, OR, took a violent and chaotic turn.

The rioters targeted statues of President Teddy Roosevelt and…President Abe Lincoln. Oh, they also damaged the Oregon Historical Society building and Portland State University.

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Leah M. Baldacci, Esq., joins Legal Insurrection Foundation as Investigations Counsel

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 8:30pm 10/10/2020 at 8:30pm

We are thrilled to announce that Leah M. Baldacci, Esq., has joined the Legal Insurrection Foundation as Investigations Counsel.

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Duquesne University Terminates Prof for Using N-Word in Class Discussion About Why It’s Inappropriate

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 4:00pm 10/10/2020 at 4:00pm
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Duquesne University Education Professor Gary Shank has been on leave since mid-September for using the N-word in a class discussion about why the word is inappropriate.

Shank gave students permission to use the word for the sake of their discussion, and this set off a firestorm.

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Publisher Backs Away From Prof’s Book After Pressure From Cancel Culture Agitators

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 9, 2020 at 12:00pm 10/9/2020 at 12:00pm
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Professor Bruce Gilley teaches political science at Portland State University. His publisher has backed away from him after pressure from a self-described Maoist.

Gilley has been through similar experiences before now, and we have covered it.

He writes at the Wall Street Journal:

The Cancel Mob Comes Back for More

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UVA President Says School Will Not Remove Thomas Jefferson Statue

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 11:30am 10/4/2020 at 11:30am

This is good news, but it’s stunning that this was even considered, given the fact that Thomas Jefferson founded the school.

NBC 29 News reports:

University of Virginia president: ‘UVA will not walk away from Thomas Jefferson’

University of Virginia President Jim Ryan is sharing his thoughts on the future of the Thomas Jefferson...

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