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Parents Upset After High School Assignment Has Students Rate Their Privilege

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 1:30pm 4/20/2019 at 1:30pm

Jewish students were told to add 25 points because Judaism is the most privileged religion. When do parents start suing over this type of garbage?

The Daily Gazette reports:

‘Privilege’ scorecard stirs angst in Saratoga Springs

A class exercise asking students at Saratoga Springs High School to score their privileged status raised concerns among...

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Student Govt. at UC-Berkeley Passes Resolution Supporting the Green New Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11:30am 4/20/2019 at 11:30am
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It would probably be more of a news story if the student government at Berkeley didn’t support the Green New Deal.

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley student gov: $93 TRILLION Green New Deal is ‘ultimately financially wise’

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Editorial Board of Campus Newspaper Endorses Non-White Segregated Housing

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 9:30am 4/20/2019 at 9:30am

Higher education seems to be doing all it can to reverse the gains made by the civil rights movement.

The College Fix reports:

Student newspaper editorial board endorses nonwhite segregated housing

The editorial board of a campus newspaper has endorsed a student proposal to establish segregated housing on campus, claiming that such housing will...

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Conservatives on Campus Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 8:00am 4/20/2019 at 8:00am
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It was quite a week for conservatives on college campuses. First there was the Michael Knowles incident at UMKC.

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Students Accused of Sexual Assault are Suing Schools and Often Winning

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 19, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/19/2019 at 12:00pm

The hysteria of rape culture could only go on for so long before people started pushing back.

USA Today reports:

Students accused of sexual assault are suing colleges — and winning most of the time

Nearly a year after having what he claimed was consensual sex and she claimed was assault, the two Aquinas...

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George Mason U. Law School: Brett Kavanaugh Will Not be Fired, Despite Leftist Activist Demands

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 19, 2019 at 10:00am 4/19/2019 at 10:00am
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Despite student demands and a campaign led by a former Hillary aide, the school is standing by Kavanaugh. Good for them.

The College Fix reports:

George Mason law school senior associate dean: Justice Kavanaugh will not be fired despite demands

Alison Price, senior associate dean of the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason...

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Socialist Students at U. Buffalo Oppose Speech by ‘War Criminal’ Condoleezza Rice

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 19, 2019 at 8:00am 4/19/2019 at 8:00am
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Isn’t it nice of these students to decide for everyone who should be allowed to speak?

Campus Reform reports:

Socialist students: Don’t let ‘war criminal’ Condoleezza Rice speak

A socialist student group at the University of Buffalo is calling out the school administration for hosting “war criminal” Condoleezza Rice as a “distinguished speaker.”

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Conservative College Student in Seattle Stalked by Man Who Allegedly Tried to Run Her Down

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 8:00pm 4/18/2019 at 8:00pm
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Katie Daviscourt is a student at South Seattle College and a leader of the school’s Turning Point USA chapter. She recently had a scary experience with a male student who bothered her while she was at a table exhibit and allegedly tried to hit her with his car.

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Middlebury College Cancels Lecture on Totalitarianism by Conservative Philosopher

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/18/2019 at 12:00pm

The threat of protests on campus caused the school to rescind its invitation to the speaker. They don’t need to learn about totalitarianism, because they’re already practicing it.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Middlebury College Cancels Conservative Philosopher’s Lecture on Totalitarianism

Middlebury College has canceled a campus speech by conservative Polish Catholic philosopher Ryszard...

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Former House Speaker Paul Ryan Joining Faculty of U. Notre Dame

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 10:00am 4/18/2019 at 10:00am

This is a good thing. We need more Republicans to go into academia.

Townhall reports:

Former House Speaker Paul Ryan Has A New Gig

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Historically Black All-Male College to Begin Accepting Transgender Men

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 8:00am 4/18/2019 at 8:00am

Morehouse College will now accept people who were born female, but now identify as men. It would be interesting to know how this was received by the student body.

The College Fix reports:

Historically black all-male college will accept women who believe they are men

The historically black all-male Morehouse College will soon begin...

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Members of Congress Want Answers on UNC Anti-Semitism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 6:00pm 4/17/2019 at 6:00pm
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Last month, the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill held a conference on its campus called “Conflict over Gaza: People, Politics, and Possibilities.” According to its website, it:

…will shed much needed light on the current realities in the Gaza Strip, giving participants a deeper understanding of the context of these...

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Some Students, Alums at Taylor U. Outraged That Mike Pence May Give Commencement

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/17/2019 at 12:00pm
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Taylor is a Christian school, so it’s not clear what the outrage is about here. Has the left just successfully toxified Pence’s image?

FOX News reports:

Students, alumni outraged, ‘shaking’ after Vice President Pence invited to give commencement

Vice President Mike Pence is getting pushback from Taylor University students and alumni after the small...

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Masked Protesters Harass Candace Owens as She Enters U. Pennsylvania Event

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 10:00am 4/17/2019 at 10:00am
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This was predicted in a prior report. Antifa style protesters screamed insults and curse words at Owens as she tried to connect with some black students as she entered her event.

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Villanova Prof to Give Lecture Justifying Antifa “Activism”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 8:00am 4/17/2019 at 8:00am

It’s amazing to watch people on the left constantly accuse conservatives of participating in and inciting violence when the opposite is true and the left are the perpetrators.

The College Fix reports:

Villanova professor to give lecture justifying Antifa violence

There’s room for one more scholar justifying the political violence of antifascists against whomever...

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Georgetown Students Vote in Favor of New Mandatory Fee to Fund Reparations

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/16/2019 at 12:00pm

This measure still has to be cleared by the administration but is there any doubt that will happen?

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Georgetown Students Vote to Pay Reparations

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U. Colorado Students Protest Finalist for School President Over Past Stance on Gay Marriage

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 10:00am 4/16/2019 at 10:00am

Mark Kennedy opposed gay marriage when he served in Congress from 2001 to 2007, but has since changed his mind. Just like former President Obama. Do you think the students would protest if Obama was the finalist for school president?

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