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Ben Shapiro Protesters at Ohio State Chant ‘John McCain’s Dead’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:00am 11/15/2018 at 7:00am

Ben Shapiro spoke at Ohio State this week and was protested, as usual. But the students were talking about John McCain for some strange reason. As a protest chant, this doesn’t even make sense. It’s like the left is just protesting for the sake of protesting.

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Student Govt Official Targeted by School’s Diversity Committee for Using Term ‘Illegal Aliens’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/14/2018 at 12:00pm

This sounds like something out of a science fiction story set in a dystopian future. Sadly, it’s the reality we’re living in right now.

The College Fix reports:

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College in Michigan Under Investigation for Potential Campaign Finance Violations

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 10:00am 11/14/2018 at 10:00am

School employees allegedly used school resources for political activism, which is very easy to believe.

Campus Reform reports:

EXCLUSIVE: Mich State Dept investigates college for potential campaign finance violations

The Michigan State Department is investigating Schoolcraft College for potential campaign finance violations after school employees allegedly used public resources for political activism.

The Michigan Department...

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University Removes Art Installation With Confederate Imagery After Students Call it Racist

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 8:00am 11/14/2018 at 8:00am

The artists thought they were going to inspire dialogue and intellectual discussion. How wrong they were.

The Roanoke Times reports:

After students call it racist, Mary Baldwin University removes Richmond artists’ Confederate-themed exhibit

Administrators at Mary Baldwin University last week removed an exhibit created by two Richmond artists after students called the installation racist...

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Jane Sanders Escapes Charges After Investigation of Burlington College Land Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 7:00am 11/14/2018 at 7:00am

Jane Sanders, wife of Vermont senator and 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, has been cleared after an investigation of a land deal at Burlington College during her time as school president, which precipitated its closure in May of 2016.

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Petition Calls U. Minnesota College Republicans Mural ‘Hate Speech’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/13/2018 at 12:00pm

The College Republicans at this school had the audacity to speak out against a crazy new policy on gender pronouns.

Campus Reform reports:

Petition asks UMN to ‘address’ College Republicans’ gender pronoun mural

College Republicans at the University of Minnesota painted a critique of a proposed pronoun policy at the school, but the mural...

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U. Washington-Seattle Institutes Diversity Training After Outrage Over Prof’s Op-Ed

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 10:00am 11/13/2018 at 10:00am

A professor at this school wrote an op-ed about the difference between the sexes in science work and all hell broke loose.

PJ Media reports:

UW Institutes ‘Diversity’ Training After Professor’s Op-Ed on Sex Differences

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Editorial in U. Chicago Student Paper Tells Liberal Students Not to Intern for Trump Admin

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:00am 11/13/2018 at 8:00am

Imagine being so bitterly partisan that it drives major life choices in this way.

This is from the editors of the Chicago Maroon:

Liberals, Don’t Intern in the Trump Administration

Even this early in the school year, many UChicago students are already applying for summer internships. Specifically, for those interested in public service...

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UMass Students Upset by Racist Graffiti Found in Dorm

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 12, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/12/2018 at 12:00pm

Will this turn out to be another hoax, like the one at Kansas State?

WWLP News reports:

UMass students concerned, upset over racist graffiti found on campus

Racist graffiti was found at a UMass Amherst first-year residence hall this week.

A letter to students was sent, informing them that a poster was defaced with the...

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Stanford to Host Lecture on ‘Racism and White Nationalism in the Trump Era’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 12, 2018 at 10:00am 11/12/2018 at 10:00am
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The event will be led by a professor from the University of Oregon. Now there’s a shock.

Campus Reform reports:

Stanford hosts lecture on Trump admin’s ‘racist agenda’

Stanford University is hosting a seminar on “Spectacular Racism and White Nationalism in the...

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Georgia Southern Prof Claims Trump and GOP Used Fear and Prejudice in Midterms

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 12, 2018 at 8:00am 11/12/2018 at 8:00am

How would this professor classify the antics of the left over the last few months?

The College Fix reports:

Georgia Southern prof: Trump, GOP peddled racism for mid-term election successes

A associate professor of writing and linguistics says President Trump and the Republican Party allowed “prejudice and fear” to “rule the day” in the...

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Universities in California Make Millions on Fees of Rejected Applications

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/11/2018 at 1:30pm

Some people would look at this and say it’s a scam. It certainly doesn’t seem fair, anyway.

The Sacramento Bee reports:

California universities make millions on applications they reject

UCLA made more than $6.7 million last year from admission applications, with more than 80 percent of it coming from applications that were ultimately rejected.

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UMass ‘Students Against Fascism’ Hold Walkout Against ‘Right-Wing Terror’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 11:30am 11/11/2018 at 11:30am

Someone should ask these students what they think of what happened at Tucker Carlson’s house.

Campus Reform reports:

UMass students label ‘right-wing trolls,’ ‘conservative apologists’ as ‘THE ENEMY’

A University of Massachusetts Amherst student group organized a walkout on Wednesd...

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Racist Note Posted at Kansas State U. Turns Out to be a Hoax

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 9:30am 11/11/2018 at 9:30am

Do any of the people who perpetrate these hoaxes realize they diminish real acts of racism?

The College Fix reports:

Racist note at Kansas State University turns out to be a hoax

A flier at a Kansas State University apartment complex bearing the very racist statement “Beware [N-words] Live Here!!! Knock at Your Own...

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U. Kentucky Student Arrested for Allegedly Making Campus Bomb Threats

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/10/2018 at 1:30pm

This student did everything but come right out and tell the police she did it. Not smart.

The New York Post reports:

University of Kentucky student accused of faking bomb threats on campus

A University of Kentucky student was arrested Thursday for making up bomb threats on campus — but not before telling local...

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Prof Sues School Claiming He Was Punished for Not Using Student’s Preferred Pronoun

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 11:30am 11/10/2018 at 11:30am

Is this what everyone thought the future of higher education would be?

Campus Reform reports:

Prof sues over gender pronoun usage

A professor at a public university in Ohio is suing the school, claiming he was punished for not calling a student by their preferred pronoun.

Shawnee State University philosophy professor Nicholas Meriwether declined to...

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Writers Group Blasts Sarah Lawrence College for Tepid Response to Harassment of Prof

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 9:30am 11/10/2018 at 9:30am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXdBFDRA_WM

You can read the full background on Prof. Samuel Abrams. This story is an update.

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