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The Targeting of Princeton Prof. Joshua Katz Continues

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 9:15pm 2/28/2021 at 9:15pm
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Princeton University Professor of Classics Joshua Katz was one of our panelists at our “Saving Higher Ed From Cancel Culture” event in August:

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Hyatt Hotels Pushes Back on Leftist Boycott Calls Over Hosting CPAC

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 7:30pm 2/28/2021 at 7:30pm
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In response to a campaign started by disgraced “grim reaper” lawyer Daniel Uhlfelder, Loews Hotels announced last month that...

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Prof Who Called for Firing People Over Speech is Fired Over Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 11:30am 2/27/2021 at 11:30am

As you’ll see below, this professor also insisted that cancel culture doesn’t exist.

The College Fix reports:

Professor called for peers to be fired for their speech. Now she’s being fired for her speech.

Lora Burnett has a history of calling for faculty to be punished for their speech and associations.

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Harvard Club Cancels Event Featuring Expert on Cancel Culture

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 26, 2021 at 12:00pm 2/26/2021 at 12:00pm

You have to love stories that fall into the category of “you couldn’t make this up.”

The College Fix reports:

Harvard club cancels event set to feature expert … on cancel culture

Harvard Business School Club of New York has cancelled an event set to feature James Lindsay — an expert on cancel culture.

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U. Chicago Students Fight Cancel Culture by Launching Newspaper to Promote Conservative Ideas

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 26, 2021 at 10:00am 2/26/2021 at 10:00am

More conservative students should consider doing this. It’s a positive action which is also fun and educational.

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University of Chicago students push back on cancel culture, launch newspaper promoting conservative speech

Two students at the University of Chicago are fighting back against the largely one-sided political culture on campus with a...

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Woke Is Stupid: Hasbro Neuters Mr. Potato Head, Drops ‘Mister’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 1:04pm 2/25/2021 at 1:04pm
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Well, earlier, the Associated Press reported Mr. Potato Head no longer exists:

Hasbro, the company that makes the potato-shaped plastic toy, is giving the spud a gender neutral new name: Potato Head. The change will appear on boxes this year.

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University of Missouri Rejects Student Demands to Remove Thomas Jefferson Statue

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 12:00pm 2/25/2021 at 12:00pm

The arrogance of college students who believe they’re superior to America’s founders never fails to amaze.

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Cancel Culture comes for Thomas Jefferson…and fails miserably

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The FIRE: St. Joseph’s U violated academic freedom of Prof. Greg Manco

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 9:00pm 2/23/2021 at 9:00pm
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On Sunday night, February 21, 2021, we called attention to an emerging cancel culture case involving the targeting of Math Professor Greg Manco, of St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA.

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Harry Shearer Won’t Voice Black Character Dr. Hibbert on The Simpsons

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 7:00pm 2/23/2021 at 7:00pm
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White voice actor Harry Shearer will stop providing the voice of Dr. Hibbert, a black character, on The Simpsons.

Fox decided last June that it will not allow white actors to voice non-white characters in the show. That is a move Shearer criticized in August.

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Democrats Pressure TV Carriers to Stop Providing Newsmax, Fox News, OANN

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 9:00am 2/23/2021 at 9:00am
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Californi Democrat Reps. Anna Eshoo and Jerry McNerney sent a letter to major TV carriers, implying they help the “spread of misinformation” since they provide Newsmax, Fox News, and OANN.

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Widespread Cancel Culture Gives Everyone a Reason to Take Bitcoin Seriously

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 22, 2021 at 7:00pm 2/22/2021 at 7:00pm
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As the readers of this site are already aware, cancel culture in America and elsewhere is growing. No longer limited to prominent figures or college campuses, it seems to be spreading to all aspects of modern life.

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Saint Joseph’s U Math Prof. Gregory Manco Targeted For Cancellation Over Tweet Opposing Reparations

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 9:10pm 2/21/2021 at 9:10pm
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Here we go again. Another Professor targeted for cancellation because of tweets that offended a small number of people. In this case, we can see it playing out in real time.

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VIDEO: Victor Davis Hanson on Woke Ideology and the Way Forward for Conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 4:00pm 2/21/2021 at 4:00pm
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Victor Davis Hanson is one of the most important and authoritative conservative voices in America today. In a recent episode of American Thought Leaders from the Epoch Times, Hanson talked at length about a variety of topics.

This is so worth your time.

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CA Republican state senator offers anti-cancel culture bill, Democrats want to cancel her in response

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 2:00pm 2/21/2021 at 2:00pm
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A Republican California state senator has introduced a measure making political affiliation a protected class under California’s anti-discrimination laws.

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The Attempted Deplatforming You Probably Never Heard Of – Baen Books Forum

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 9:00pm 2/20/2021 at 9:00pm
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I had never heard of Baen Books, and that’s on me. It’s apparently a big player in the Science Fiction genre, something I’m not into, so there’s no reason I would know of it, but there’s plenty of reason why plenty of other people do know of it.

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University of Washington Students Demand Removal of George Washington Statue

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 11:30am 2/20/2021 at 11:30am

Remember when Trump predicted the left would eventually do this and all the smart people in media scoffed at him?

Campus Reform reports:

Students demand removal of George Washington statue…at University of Washington

The University of Washington’s Black Student Union has garnered nearly 8,000 signatures on a petition that demands the school remove a...

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Woke Teachers Now Trying to Cancel William Shakespeare

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 19, 2021 at 2:00pm 2/19/2021 at 2:00pm
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Activist teachers are now coming for William Shakespeare. They argue that the English language’s greatest poet-dramatist is a purveyor of racism, misogyny, and worse.

You have to marvel at the self-confidence of these teachers who think they’re qualified to judge Shakespeare.

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