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Graduate English Program at U. Chicago to Only Accept ‘Black Studies’ Applicants This Year

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 10:00am 9/15/2020 at 10:00am

They cite the Black Lives Matter movement as the inspiration for this. How does it even make sense?

Campus Reform reports:

U. Chicago English Dept. says it will ONLY admit ‘Black Studies’ grad students this year

University of Chicago English Department graduate programs will only be open to applicants who plan to study “Black...

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Student Newspaper Rejects Demands From Mob to Hide Identity of Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 8:00am 9/9/2020 at 8:00am

This is one of the most encouraging reports of the year. Kudos to the students running this paper for standing their ground.

The College Fix reports:

Student newspaper rejects mob demands to hide protesters’ identities

Last fall Northwestern University’s student newspaper published photos of student protesters at a public protest and asked them for...

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FBI Warns Gangs May be Targeting Chicago Police Officers

https://abc7chicago.com/chicago-police-department-gangs-fbi-shootings/6397730/
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 3:00pm 9/1/2020 at 3:00pm
https://abc7chicago.com/chicago-police-department-gangs-fbi-shootings/6397730/

Truly horrifying.

According to Chicago local news, a cabal of some three dozen gangs have formed a pact to ‘shoot on-sight any cop that has a weapon drawn on any subject in public’.

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Chicago Teachers Union Berated for Supporting Guillotine in Front of Bezos’s House

https://twitter.com/CTULocal1/status/1299101069163859968?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1299101069163859968%7Ctwgr%5E&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Flegalinsurrection.com%2F%3Fp%3D327601
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 31, 2020 at 11:00am 8/31/2020 at 11:00am
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When a guillotine was placed in front of Amazon boss Jeff Bezos’s house, the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) approved of the display: “We are completely frightened by, completely impressed by and completely in support of wherever this is headed. #Solidarity.”

But did the union use the royal we? Some CTU members went...

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U. Chicago Students Demand Abolishing of School Police Department

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 31, 2020 at 8:00am 8/31/2020 at 8:00am

How could anyone witness the carnage taking place in Chicago and demand the disbanding of police?

The Chicago Tribune reports:

University of Chicago students call for defunding, abolishing school police during rally outside university...

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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blames Mississippi for Chicago Gun Violence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enm_aAEm_dM
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 6:00pm 8/20/2020 at 6:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enm_aAEm_dM

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is blaming the state of Mississippi for the rampant gun violence plaguing her city. This looks like nothing more than an attempt to duck responsibility.

It’s amazing that the media lets her get away with this.

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Chicago Looters Attack Ronald McDonald House

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMUBCQUYQ00
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 4:00pm 8/12/2020 at 4:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMUBCQUYQ00

My heart breaks for the families who were under lockdown as rioters broke windows and doors of the Chicago Ronald McDonald House. They are only there because they have a child in intensive care. To deal with that on top of it all? Unimaginable.

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Over 100 People Arrested in Chicago Overnight Amid Rampant Rioting and Looting

https://twitter.com/MrAndyNgo/status/1292751717998583808?s=20
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 10, 2020 at 11:00am 8/10/2020 at 11:00am
https://twitter.com/MrAndyNgo/status/1292751717998583808?s=20

In Chicago, police arrested more than 100 people overnight over “allegations of looting, disorderly conduct and more in the chaos, looting and violence that also left 13 officers injured,” reports local news.

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Chicago lawmaker proposes suspending grade school history classes until “a suitable alternative is developed”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 3, 2020 at 1:00pm 8/3/2020 at 1:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K5kJSaBb6UU

State Rep. LaShawn Ford called on the Illinois State Board of Education to require schools to stop teaching history classes until a “suitable alternative is developed,” because of course the current curriculum, “leads to white privilege and a racist society.”

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Chicago Tribune’s John Kass will not take a knee to cancel culture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqC2EM6Bw6o
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 9:00pm 7/29/2020 at 9:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqC2EM6Bw6o

George Soros rightly is maligned for his corrupting influence on politics. We have documented, among many other things, how Soros has funded, mostly through organizations in his network, the anti-Israel ecosystem.

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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Blames States With ‘Virtually No Gun Control’ For Violence in the City

https://twitter.com/thehill/status/1287428717728247808
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 27, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/27/2020 at 5:00pm
https://twitter.com/thehill/status/1287428717728247808

Ah, yes. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot spewing the Democratic rhetoric on guns to deflect blame on others for the rising shooting and homicide numbers in the city.

Lightfoot claimed Chicago is “being inundated with guns from states that have virtually no gun control, no background checks, no ban on...

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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Calls Police Union Chief ‘Cartoon Character,’ ‘Clown’ in Texts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vTagkh5a50
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/24/2020 at 5:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vTagkh5a50

I think I’ll be writing about Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot for awhile because a new story about her comes out every day.

Now the mayor found herself on the front pages because of text messages between her and the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police Union President John Catanzara.

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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Won’t Allow Trump’s ‘Troops’ to ‘Terrorize’ the City as 15 Shot at Funeral

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-9gdU61vjw
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 1:00pm 7/22/2020 at 1:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-9gdU61vjw

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot tweeted that she will not “allow Donald Trump’s troops to come to Chicago and terrorize our residents.”

Timestamp: 6:02 p.m. What happened 28 minutes later? A person shot 15 people at a funeral on the South Side.

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VIDEO: Smashing Statues Is The Distraction, Something Else Is Going On

https://youtu.be/LhtyzR7KoeE
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 9:00pm 6/27/2020 at 9:00pm
https://youtu.be/LhtyzR7KoeE

The War on Statues is not new.

In 2017, RebelPundit filmmakers Jeremy Segal and Andrew Marcus followed Chicago community organizer, Paul McKinley, on a tour of the south side neighborhood, Washington Park, where they find local residents opposed to a pastor’s calls to remove George Washington’s name and statue from...

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After Violent Father’s Day, a Chicago Alderman Wants to ‘See More Outrage’

https://www.foxnews.com/media/police-officer-on-rising-gun-violence-in-chicago-where-is-the-outrage
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 3:00pm 6/23/2020 at 3:00pm
https://www.foxnews.com/media/police-officer-on-rising-gun-violence-in-chicago-where-is-the-outrage

Chicago’s Father’s Day weekend saw 104 people shot, including 14 fatalities. The weekend had more shootings than the last weekend of May, but fewer fatalities.

Five minors died, including a 3-year-old boy.

Alderman Anthony Napolitano, a former police officer, is beyond frustrated.

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Protesters Occupy U. Chicago Police Headquarters Demanding Department be Abolished

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 15, 2020 at 10:00am 6/15/2020 at 10:00am

These students are in Chicago and they don’t think they’ll ever need police? Best of luck.

CBS News in Chicago reports:

Protesters Occupy University Of Chicago Police Headquarters Demanding Department Be Abolished

Protesters have locked themselves inside the campus police headquarters at the University of Chicago, and now they say officers won’t let anyone...

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Chicago HS Principal Pressured to Resign for Telling Kids Not to Participate in Violence and Looting

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 14, 2020 at 1:30pm 6/14/2020 at 1:30pm

The principal, Joyce Kenner, is a black woman. This is unreal.

The Chicago Tribune reports:

Joyce Kenner leads Whitney Young, but after George Floyd’s killing she faces calls to resign: ‘If I don’t understand about black people and oppression, nobody else does.’

After Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968, an 11-year-old Joyce...

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