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Iowa Democrats Claim Free Speech Bill Would Legalize Discrimination

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 12:30pm 3/10/2018 at 12:30pm

Democrats don’t care about free speech on campus because the students on their side aren’t being silenced.

Campus Reform reports:

Iowa Dems claim free speech bill would ‘legalize’ discrimination

Democrats in the Iowa Senate argue that a proposed campus...

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U. Ontario Hosting Talk Titled: “It’s OK to be (Against) White(ness)”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 10:30am 3/10/2018 at 10:30am

The left constantly accuses people of racism. Then we get something like this.

The College Fix reports:

University to host ‘It’s OK to be (Against) White(ness)’ event

An upcoming talk titled “It’s OK to be (Against) White(ness)” is stirring up controversy at a Canadian university.

The event, scheduled for Monday and sponsored by the student...

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Unfair and Unbalanced Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 8:00am 3/10/2018 at 8:00am
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The left loves to talk about fairness, yet there is very little fairness in academia. Just look at what happens when a conservative speaks on campus.

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New Campus Carry Policy in Kansas Working Just Fine

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 9, 2018 at 12:00pm 3/9/2018 at 12:00pm

The media isn’t talking about this very much anymore. There’s no bad news to exploit.

The Washington Examiner reports:

New statistics show campus carry a success in Kansas

Despite facing an onslaught of criticism from liberal professors and Democratic state politicians, the statistics from Kansas’ first six months of legal campus carry proves that...

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Antifa Group at U. of Texas Austin Vandalizes WWI Memorial

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 9, 2018 at 10:00am 3/9/2018 at 10:00am
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This is the same group that was recently banned from Twitter for inciting violence. They sound like a lovely bunch.

Campus Reform reports:

Communist students vandalize WWI memorial at UT-Austin

A University of Texas at Austin student group that advocates armed revolution to overthrow “the capitalist state” vandalized a fountain on campus for International...

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Stanford Won’t Approve New Logo for College Republicans Because it Contains American Flag

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 9, 2018 at 8:00am 3/9/2018 at 8:00am

The College Republicans should defy the school and use the logo anyway. Make the school punish them for revering the American flag.

The College Fix reports:

Stanford denies new College Republicans logo — because it includes American flag

Stanford University College Republicans seeking to print their new logo on T-shirts have been told their...

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Middlebury College Students Traumatized by Photo of Charles Murray

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 12:00pm 3/8/2018 at 12:00pm
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These students should be embarrassed, not indulged. The school paper actually apologized for the picture.

Reason reports:

A Photo of Charles Murray Is Too Traumatizing for Some Middlebury College Students

One year after Middlebury College students shut down a planned debate between...

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Young America’s Fdn. Sues University Over Fee for ‘Controversial’ Katie Pavlich Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 10:00am 3/8/2018 at 10:00am
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YAF is fighting back over ridiculous claims from Kennesaw State University. The school is trying to charge them a fee for a non-controversial event with Katie Pavlich.

From the YAF blog:

YAF Sues Kennesaw State University For Discriminatory Fee Charged For ‘Controversial’ Pavlich Lecture

The Kennesaw State University chapter of Young Americans for Freedom...

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Liberal Students Have Unfair Funding Advantage Over Conservatives at UW Madison

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 8:00am 3/8/2018 at 8:00am

If conservative students are forced to pay student fees, they should enjoy the benefits which come with them.

Campus Reform reports:

Liberals have 20:1 edge in student fee funding at UW-Madison

The University of Wisconsin, Madison raked in close to $50 million in mandatory student fees in back-to-back fiscal years, according to an in-depth...

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Miami University Pays Students to Promote ‘Radical Feminism’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 12:00pm 3/7/2018 at 12:00pm

It’s one thing to allow students to promote an ideology. Paying them to do it is completely different.

Campus Reform reports:

Miami University paying students to promote ‘radical feminism’

The Women’s Center at Miami University is paying students to organize events that promote “social justice and radical feminism” on campus.

Launched in 2017, the Women’s...

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Cornell Student Faces Deportation if Convicted of Hate Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 10:00am 3/7/2018 at 10:00am

The student in question is from Canada. The charge stems from an incident on campus last year during which he allegedly assaulted a black student and used a racial slur.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Cornell Student Could Be Deported If Convicted of Hate Crime

The Cornell University student charged with a hate crime...

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Study Finds Over 90 Percent of Speakers Invited to Brown University Lean Left

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This will come as no surprise to anyone who has been paying attention. It does however, serve as a confirmation.

The Brown Daily Herald reports:

Study finds most hosted speakers lean left politically

A coalition of students, working under a group called SPEAK, published a report last Tuesday that found 94.5 percent of speakers...

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College Students in Canada Smash Windows at Jordan Peterson Speech: ‘Burn it Down!’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 7:00am 3/7/2018 at 7:00am
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Jordan Peterson is a writer and psychology professor at the University of Toronto who has become a target of the left for challenging political correctness and refusing to bow to the left. For this sin, campus activists have branded him a white supremacist and worse.

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Oberlin College: We can’t get a fair trial in our home county

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 5:50pm 3/6/2018 at 5:50pm
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Oberlin College is struggling financially, after over a decade of intense national media coverage of extreme social justice activism on campus. The college has not met its enrollment goals resulting in a financial shortfall and talk about how to control expenses.

We first covered the financial fallout from enrollment decline in...

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Middlebury Student Bemoans Lack of Self-imposed Black Segregation

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 12:00pm 3/6/2018 at 12:00pm
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Writing in The Middlebury Campus, a black student bemoaned the lack of self-imposed black segregation and retreat into a “designated place of refuge”.

We could play, “Imagine if a White Student Wrote This”, but we all know how that would play out:

In the wake of Charles Murray’s visit last year, Middlebury students...

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Lack of diverse ideas at least partially responsible for uncivil discourse

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10:00am 3/6/2018 at 10:00am

Once upon a time, ‘diversity’ of thought used to mean a variety of ideas. Somewhere along the way, that turned into ‘social justice, all others need not apply’.

USA Today explores where...

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Florida’s House Passes Bill Eliminating Campus Free Speech Zones

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 8:00am 3/6/2018 at 8:00am

Great news for the first amendment in Florida, assuming the bill survives Florida’s Senate, of course. Despite their name, campus free speech zones are often used to marginalize free speech and allow the veritable persecution of “wrong” speech.

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