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DePaul: Fundraiser for Terrorist Welcome, Ben Shapiro Not Welcome

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 8:30am 11/16/2016 at 8:30am

The Young Americans for Freedom chapter at DePaul University invited Christina Hoff Sommers and Ben Shapiro to speak on campus. At some point, the administration decided not to allow Ben Shapiro on campus over supposed security concerns, even threatening him with arrest if he set foot on campus.

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Bakery targeted by Oberlin College #BlackLivesMatter fights back

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 7:30pm 11/13/2016 at 7:30pm

Gibson’s Bakery in Oberlin, Ohio, has been in business since 1885.

It sells a variety of baked goods along with wine and other foods.

On November 9, 2016, Gibson’s employees noticed what they thought was a person shoplifting two bottles of wine hidden in his jacket. That alleged shoplifter was a black Oberlin...

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Colleges Cancel Milo Yiannopoulos Appearances

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 7:30am 10/25/2016 at 7:30am
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Colleges have found numerous excuses to cancel Milo’s events but the most common is security concerns. Social justice warriors want to silence him and colleges are folding to the pressure.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Inflammatory and Turned Away

Milo Yiannopoulos may be best known for publishing alt-right crusades against feminism and liberal ideologies on...

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Posters for Christina Hoff Sommers Appearance at Columbia Torn Down

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 8:00am 10/22/2016 at 8:00am
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We’ve seen this happen at other schools so it would be no surprise if this was happening at Barnard College at Columbia University in New York, too. Toni Airaksinen, a Barnard student, documented the poster destruction in her Twitter feed.

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Now YouTube Has Restricted Christina Hoff Sommers’ Videos

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 8:00am 10/15/2016 at 8:00am
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First YouTube restricted Prager University videos, now the same thing has happened to Christina Hoff Sommers.

 
 
 

Christina Hoff Sommers Speaks at CSULA Under Heavy Security

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 1:30pm 10/8/2016 at 1:30pm
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Despite feminists tearing down posters for the event last week, Christina Hoff Sommers finally spoke at California State University, Los Angeles.

She was invited to speak by the Young Americans for Freedom chapter at the school and much to the chagrin of leftists, drew a sizable audience.

Of course, like all non-progressives who...

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Unhinged Progressives Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:30am 10/1/2016 at 8:30am
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We tend to think of safe spaces and other progressive concepts as a joke but no one on the left is laughing. In fact, they’re freaking out.

Conservative students get no concessions.

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VIDEO: Feminists at Cal State LA Tear Down Flyers for Christina Hoff Sommers Lecture

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 30, 2016 at 7:30am 9/30/2016 at 7:30am
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The Young America’s Foundation chapter at the University of California Los Angeles is hosting a lecture by conservative feminist Christina Hoff Sommers but campus feminists find that offensive and took it upon themselves to tear down campus flyers.

The YAF blog reports:

WATCH: CSULA Feminists Tear Down YAF Fliers for Sommers Lecture

Thursday morning,...

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Responding to Radicals Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 8:30am 4/30/2016 at 8:30am

When Milo Yiannopoulos, Christina Hoff Sommers and Steven Crowder visited UMass this week, they were met with protest from social justice warriors. Things got interesting.

Strong language warning.

Speaking of social justice warriors…

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Intersectional Feminism: Still Crazy After All These Years

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 10:00am 3/31/2016 at 10:00am

Intersectionality is all the rage these days, but what is it? The Factual Feminist, Christina Hoff Sommers explains.

“If you have wondered why there are so many millennials on campus telling people to check their privilege, demanding trigger warnings, calling people out for micro aggressions, and retreating to safe spaces, the Factual...

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Anti-Israel activists shout down lecture at U. South Florida, harass speakers

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 9:00pm 2/27/2016 at 9:00pm
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The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement always has used disruption and intimidation on campus as a tactic to initimidate Israeli and pro-Israel speakers and students on campus. Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) is a leader in this regard, but hardly alone.

There have been two developments in the past...

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California State University LA Bans Ben Shapiro

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 8:30am 2/24/2016 at 8:30am

Conservative author and speaker Ben Shapiro has been banned from making an appearance at California State University Los Angeles by the school’s president.

Shapiro would apparently present too great a threat to the safe spaces of CSULA’s sensitive snowflake students.

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Oberlin College Alums: Anti-Israel fanaticism creating hostile environment for Jews

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 7:30pm 1/17/2016 at 7:30pm
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Oberlin College is an institution in turmoil over the past several years, and anti-Israel activism is part of the problem. Now, over 200 alumni are claiming the anti-Israel activism has created a hostile environment for Jews, and the alumni are demanding the college take action to address the problem.

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The Good News: “Not everyone at Oberlin is a lunatic”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 28, 2015 at 8:45pm 12/28/2015 at 8:45pm
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Scrolling through our Oberlin College tag presents a very sorry recent history of the campus.

The Great Oberlin College Racism Hoax of 2013 was not used an opportunity to examine the campus grievance culture, but rather, as an excuse to to advance “even more extreme policies”. A student wrote to me at the time:

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Oberlin College students circulate 14-page Demand List (Updated)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 9:00am 12/15/2015 at 9:00am
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Many college campuses are seeing sets of “Demands” issued by students to administrations, often seeking to suppress speech the students deem offensive and to increase faculty and student affirmative action policies and programs.

Hamilton College students using the name “The Movement” recently set what was believed to be a record 83 Demands....

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Snowflake Protesters — Struggling to find a Struggle

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 7:00am 11/14/2015 at 7:00am

We’ve all seen the news coverage,the videos, the photos, the quotes, the hashtags.

Students across the country have erupted in protest and campus takeovers in response to perceived institutional and interpersonal racism on their campuses, most notably at the University of Missouri and Yale, but also at Ithaca College, Amherst College, and...

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O’Keefe ‘Shred the Constitution’ videos

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 1:00pm 11/5/2015 at 1:00pm

Cornell University isn’t paranoid, James O’Keefe really is out to get it.

When Cornell Media Relations overreacted to Jesse Watters asking students questions on campus, I wrote that it made no sense on the surface, but might reflect paranoia about James O’Keefe, who previously did a sting video at Cornell:

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