College Insurrection  (Page 108)

Female Wesleyan Student Wants Men to Participate Less in Class

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:30am 5/2/2017 at 10:30am

This student could just try asserting herself more aggressively. Isn’t that an easier fix?

Campus Reform reports:

Female student demands men ‘step back’ in class discussions

Male students who talk too much in class are oppressing their female peers, a...

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Racist Notes at St. Olaf College Lead to Mandatory Race and Gender Classes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 8:30am 5/2/2017 at 8:30am

Racist notes targeting African American students recently appeared on the campus of St. Olaf College, a Lutheran school in Minnesota. As a result, students protested and presented a list of demands to the administration.

Lindsey Bever reports at the

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Middlebury: Unspecified Disciplinary Action Taken Against Students Over Mob Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7:30am 5/2/2017 at 7:30am
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The supposed disciplinary actions were taken over the mob incident when Charles Murray visited the school. If Middlebury wants to be taken seriously, they should release specific details.

Ashe Schow writes at The Federalist:

Middlebury Takes Unspecified ‘Disciplinary Action’ On More Than 30 Students Over Charles Murray Fiasco

Middlebury College in Vermont announced that...

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Fordham University Students Bar Chick-fil-A From Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 1, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/1/2017 at 1:30pm

There was apparently concern because the owner of Chick-fil-A holds the same position on gay marriage that Obama did when he entered office.

Grub Street reports:

Students at Fordham Are the Latest to Run a Chick-fil-A Off Their Campus

College undergrads: America’s greatest threat to Chick-fil-A’s quest to put chicken sandwiches in every citizen’s...

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Wisconsin Republicans Introduce Bill: Campus Free Speech Act

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 1, 2017 at 10:30am 5/1/2017 at 10:30am

In light of what’s been happening on college campuses lately, this seems a bit overdue.

The College Fix reported:

Wisconsin Republicans introduce ‘Campus Free Speech Act’ bill

Given the efforts of far-left protesters to shout down and/or outright prevent the appearance of conservative speakers when they (attempt to) show up on campus, two Wisconsin...

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Rand Paul to Teach Class at George Washington University

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 1, 2017 at 7:30am 5/1/2017 at 7:30am

The Senator won’t be teaching politics. In fact, the class sounds rather… interesting.

Red Alert Politics reports:

Rand Paul will teach a class at GWU — and it’s not a politics course

Professor Rand Paul will teach a class next fall at George Washington University.

That is not a proofreading error.

A representative for GW’s Columbian...

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Dartmouth Study: Democrats Are the Least Tolerant Students on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2:00pm 4/30/2017 at 2:00pm

This doesn’t fit the left’s preferred narrative so you probably won’t see it reported by the media.

The Federalist reports:

Dartmouth Study Finds Democrats Are The Least Tolerant Students On Campus

A new survey of students at Dartmouth College found that those who identified as Democrats are the least tolerant on campus.

In the campus-wide...

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College Republicans at Yale Troll “Hunger Strikers” With Barbecue

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 12:00pm 4/30/2017 at 12:00pm

You may have heard that union activist students at Yale are engaging in a ‘symbolic’ hunger strike. The College Republicans just trolled them expertly.

The Daily Caller reports:

Yale College Republicans Host Barbecue Right Next To Hunger Strike

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Hate Crime Hoaxers at SUNY-Albany Avoid Assault Charges from 2016 Incident

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 10:00am 4/30/2017 at 10:00am

We reported on this incident back in March of 2016. The perpetrators of the hoax just got let off on assault charges.

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UK Students: Ban Clapping and Whooping Because it Excludes the Deaf

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 7:30am 4/30/2017 at 7:30am

If you thought campus craziness was a problem confined to the United States, guess again. University students in the UK want to ban whooping and clapping at events because these actions exclude deaf people.

Of course, using ‘Jazz Hands’ instead would exclude blind people but what do you expect in this...

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The new Cultural Revolution on Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 8:30pm 4/29/2017 at 8:30pm
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The events of the past year on campuses have been beyond disturbing.

We are witnessing nothing less than a cultural purge of dissenting views on a wide range of topics in the name of social justice. No disagreement is tolerated, not even the slightest deviation. That purge has been going on for many...

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Clemson LGBTQ Students Demand Special Campus Safe Space

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 3:00pm 4/29/2017 at 3:00pm

Wasn’t not being treated differently than others the whole point of the LGBTQ rights movement?

Campus Reform reports:

LGBTQ+ students demand special treatment from Clemson

Student leaders wrote an open letter demanding that Clemson University create an LGBTQ safe space on campus to rectify the school’s alleged callousness toward such students.

In the letter, which...

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Colorado Abolishes Free Speech Zones on State Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 11:00am 4/29/2017 at 11:00am

This is a major win for free speech. Hopefully, other states will follow suit.

The College Fix reports:

Colorado government bans ‘free speech zones’ on state campuses

Colorado public universities just got a whole lot freer: the state’s governor, John Hickenlooper, recently signed a law that abolishes “free speech zones” on Colorado college campuses.

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Column: Will Fascism Come to America Through Our Universities?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 9:00am 4/29/2017 at 9:00am
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Roger Simon of PJ Media has written a new column about the recent events on college campuses which is worth reading.

Here’s an excerpt:

Will Fascism Come to America through Its Colleges and Universities?

If fascism comes to America, it will be through our college and university system.

The biggest cowards in our country today...

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Free Speech for Some Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 8:30am 4/29/2017 at 8:30am

It’s becoming clear that some free speech on campus isn’t acceptable.

While other forms of free speech are just fine.

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Ann Coulter’s Speech Was Cancelled but Protesters Showed up Anyway

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 28, 2017 at 1:30pm 4/28/2017 at 1:30pm
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Why are people protesting at Berkeley? Because this has become a flash point. The left is determined to silence people who say things they don’t like.

The Washington Post reports:

There’s no Ann Coulter speech planned....

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Emails Reveal Burlington College Was Subject of Probe by Justice and FBI

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 28, 2017 at 10:30am 4/28/2017 at 10:30am

You may recall a long post I did about the downfall of Burlington College under the leadership of Jane Sanders, wife of Bernie Sanders.

Now, there’s a new development in the story. Vermont Digger reports:

Emails Reveal FBI, Justice Probe of Burlington...

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