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Nine Students Have Died at the University of Southern California in Three Months

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/13/2019 at 12:00pm

What is going on here? That’s an astonishing number of deaths for such a short time.

FOX News reports:

USC student found dead off campus is university’s 9th death this semester, report says

The University of Southern California is investigating the death of its ninth student in three months, a phenomenon that’s sending alarm...

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A Christian College in Montana is Refusing to Allow a Student Pro-Life Display

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:00am 11/13/2019 at 10:00am

The school fears the display would be divisive. If students run into this at a Christian school, what places are left as options for Christian students?

The College Fix reports:

Christian college bans pro-life display because people might think it’s pro-life

A Christian college refused to allow a display of Christian crosses to honor...

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Wheaton College Launches Investigation After Swastikas Found on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:00am 11/13/2019 at 8:00am

Are we to believe there are white supremacists lurking on the campus of this Massachusetts school, or is this possibly another campus hoax?

WJAR News reports:

Wheaton College investigating incidents involving s...

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Madness at Northwestern: School Paper Apologizes to Activists for Covering Speech by Jeff Sessions

https://twitter.com/kylegriffin1/status/1021765714498215936
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:00am 11/13/2019 at 7:00am
https://twitter.com/kylegriffin1/status/1021765714498215936

Northwestern University in Chicago is home to one of the most renowned journalism schools in the country, but it is not immune from campus protest culture and the madness that comes with it.

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AUDIO: “There is a hunger on behalf of students to learn about” free speech “and they’ve never had anybody explain it to them”

photo credit Ellen Gugenberger
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 8:30pm 11/12/2019 at 8:30pm
photo credit Ellen Gugenberger

A little over two years ago, on October 25, 2017, I gave a speech about free speech and hate speech at Vassar College.

It was, as I have described many times, an ‘out-of-body’ experience because of false claims spread about me and my appearance by students, including student government. From my post, Safe...

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Students for Life is Helping a Young Mom Finish College After Launching ‘Pregnant on Campus Initiative’

https://www.facebook.com/studentsforlife/photos/a.435686362926/10150388966577927/?type=3&theater
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 1:00pm 11/12/2019 at 1:00pm
https://www.facebook.com/studentsforlife/photos/a.435686362926/10150388966577927/?type=3&theater

Students for Life of America (SLFA) has stepped in to help one young mother finish her education after she lost her financial aid due to her pregnancy with her son.

Ruth Asmarzadeh felt pressure to have an abortion but chose life. In the process, she lost her financial aid to Pikes Peak...

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U. Alaska Southeast Cancels Classes so Students Can Attend ‘Power and Privilege Symposium’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/12/2019 at 12:00pm

The University of Alaska system is currently in the middle of a budget crisis. Maybe they should be allowed to fail.

Campus Reform reports:

UAlaska CANCELS class for ‘Power...

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Harvard Student Council Sides With Activists Against Student Paper Over ICE Flap

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 10:00am 11/12/2019 at 10:00am

Last month the student paper, the Harvard Crimson, did a report on anti-ICE protests and asked ICE for comment. This simple act of journalism set off a firestorm against the paper.

Now the student council has sided with the activists.

The College Fix

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U. Virginia Cancels 21-Gun Salute for Veterans Day Fearing it Might Panic Students

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 8:00am 11/12/2019 at 8:00am

The appropriate response to this argument should have been: “Then let them panic.”

CNS News reported:

University of Virginia Cancels 21-Gun Salute Veterans Day Tradition, Fears Students Will ‘Panic’

The University of Virginia (UVA) has cancelled its tradition of honoring fallen veterans with a 21-gun salute on Veterans Day, citing concerns that it will...

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VIDEO — Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College: Identity Politics on Trial

http://jameswilsoninstitute.org/events/show/gibson-s-bakery-v-oberlin-college-campus-identity-politics-on-trial
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 11, 2019 at 9:00pm 11/11/2019 at 9:00pm
http://jameswilsoninstitute.org/events/show/gibson-s-bakery-v-oberlin-college-campus-identity-politics-on-trial

On November 1, 2019, I gave a lecture for the James Wilson Institute, titled Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin: Identity Politics on Trial. The lecture was held at the Hillsdale College center in D.C.

JWI delivered a special treat for attendees, Gibson’s Bakery cookies!

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Activists at Brown University Discuss Plan to Eliminate Prisons in America

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 11, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/11/2019 at 12:00pm

When people entertain ideas like this, they should be told that they are not serious people. This is ridiculous.

What are you going to do with violent criminals? Send them to the safe space?

The College Fix reports:

Brown University activists discuss eliminating the nation’s prisons

Last Wednesday, members of the student activist group RailRoad...

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University for Women in Virginia Now Only Requires Applicants to Identify as Female

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 11, 2019 at 10:00am 11/11/2019 at 10:00am

Another school embraces the woke policy on gender but with a caveat for biological women who live as men. It’d be fascinating to hear how alums feel about this.

Campus Reform reports:

Women’s college now only requires...

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President Trump and First Lady Melania Get Warm Welcome at U. Alabama Football Game

https://twitter.com/ColumbiaBugle/status/1193270163824447488
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 11, 2019 at 8:00am 11/11/2019 at 8:00am
https://twitter.com/ColumbiaBugle/status/1193270163824447488

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump attended a recent football game at the University of Alabama and got tremendous cheers from the audience. You probably won’t see this on CNN.

Here are a few videos via Twitchy:

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University’s Attorney Resigns After Using the N-Word During Free Speech Event

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 1:30pm 11/10/2019 at 1:30pm

She was using the word as an example of bad speech which is still protected, but it sparked outrage.

FOX News reports:

Texas university attorney’s use...

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Conservative Pundit Andrew Klavan Protested at Boston College

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 11:30am 11/10/2019 at 11:30am

Klavan was invited to speak by the College Republicans, but some students were triggered.

The College Fix reports:

Boston College activists protest ‘Islamophobic, racist’ conservative pundit

This past Tuesday at Boston College approximately 100 protesters “chanted, clapped, stomped,” and pounded on windows in an attempt to thwart conservative pundit Andrew Klavan from speaking to...

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VIDEO: U. Michigan Student Steals and Destroys Conservative Group’s Materials

https://www.facebook.com/TPUSAUMICH/videos/560925841379855/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 9:30am 11/10/2019 at 9:30am
https://www.facebook.com/TPUSAUMICH/videos/560925841379855/

Turning Point USA was handing out materials at a table on campus when this student allegedly came along and started taking their stuff and destroying it.

Campus Reform reports:

VIDEO: Vandal deems conservative group’s speech ‘hateful,’ destroys their property

A student at the University of Michigan is being investigated by campus police after he...

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Students at Georgetown Say Socialism is All About Inclusivity and Kindness

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 1:30pm 11/9/2019 at 1:30pm

This generation has been raised to believe that nothing is more important than fairness and equality of outcome. Is it any surprise that they view socialism in this way? They were groomed to think this.

The Daily Signal reports:

Socialism All About Inclusivity and Kindness, These Students Say

The word “socialism” has left behind...

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