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Students Declare Syracuse University a Sanctuary Campus

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To accept this premise, you have to first agree that the students have the authority to make such a declaration, which they don’t.

Syracuse.com reports:

1,000 students declare Syracuse University, SUNY ESF a ‘sanctuary campus’

About 1,000 students and community members declared Syracuse University and neighboring SUNY ESF a “sanctuary campus,” safe from the...

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Jesse Jackson Leads Student Walkout Over Trump at U. Michigan

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You knew the Reverend Jesse Jackson was going to get in on all this anti-Trump protesting, didn’t you?

The Michigan Daily reports:

Students hold walkout with Rev. Jesse Jackson demanding University action...

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Post-Election Harvard Crimson Editorial Addresses Lack of Ideological Diversity on Campus

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This is the most rational response to the election in higher education I’ve seen so far. In fact, maybe the only one.

Kudos to The Crimson:

Elephant and Man at Harvard

As students and professors continue to take stock of the results of Tuesday’s election, the ideological uniformity of much of Harvard’s population will...

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Artist Faces Jail for Hanging Anti-Terrorism Posters at George Mason U.

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The artist is Oleg Atbashian, creator of the satirical website The People’s Cube. Do you think he’d be in trouble if he was hanging up posters that promote socialism?

PJ Media reports:

People’s Cube Artist Faces 5 Years in Prison for Hanging Up Anti-Terror Posters at GMU

The artistic genius behind the highly acclaimed...

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Pomona College Funds Student Trips to Anti-Trump Rally

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 10:30am 11/17/2016 at 10:30am

How do you like this? A college actually paying to support the left wing activism of its students.

The Washington Times reported:

Pomona College pays for students to attend anti-Trump rally

Pomona College reportedly paid for students to attend rallies protesting President-elect Donald Trump, and provided...

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“Sanctuary Campuses” for illegal aliens is the next big thing

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America’s next generation of community organizers has launched a new campaign to turn college campuses into safe spaces for illegal immigrants not unlike the model of sanctuary cities.

CNN reports:

‘Sanctuary campus’ protests target Trump immigration policies

College campuses have become new battlegrounds over immigration as student protests pick up around...

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Students Around the Country Destroy American Flags to Protest Trump

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Nothing says you care more about America than your opponent like burning the nation’s flag, right?

The Daily Caller reports:

Students Around America Stomp, Cut, And Burn Flags To Protest Trump Election

ampuses around the U.S. have seen a rash of flag burnings, as students apparently distressed over Donald Trump’s presidential victory are taking...

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Student Ejected From Class For Not Agreeing Trump Election As Bad As 9/11

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/16/2016 at 1:30pm

Suggesting that an election is worse than 9/11 is offensive and outrageous. Kicking a student out of your class for disagreeing with you about this is worse.

The College Fix reports:

Student kicked out of class for disagreeing that Trump election was as bad as 9/11

When Republican Donald Trump was elected president last...

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Barnard Students Console Themselves Over Election With Coloring Books

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The coloring books were apparently “feminist” coloring books but at this point, what difference does it make?

Campus Reform reports:

Barnard students mourn Hillary loss with ‘feminist coloring pages’

Barnard College students shaken over the loss of Hillary Clinton will be treated to a “space to destress in light of the tumultuous election...

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DePaul: Fundraiser for Terrorist Welcome, Ben Shapiro Not Welcome

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The Young Americans for Freedom chapter at DePaul University invited Christina Hoff Sommers and Ben Shapiro to speak on campus. At some point, the administration decided not to allow Ben Shapiro on campus over supposed security concerns, even threatening him with arrest if he set foot on campus.

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U. Miami Students Get Milk And Cookies to Help Deal With Trump Victory

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It’s amazing how higher education turned into kindergarten following the election. It’s so embarrassing to see this happening in so many places.

The Miami Hurricane reports:

Students ask themselves ‘what now?’ after Election 2016

Students, faculty, religious leaders and organizers of Get Out The Vote (GOTV) gathered two nights after the shocking presidential election...

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Students And Faculty at UVA Object to Inclusion of Thomas Jefferson in Speech

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Some students and faculty at UVA are freaking out about the inclusion of Thomas Jefferson in university communications. You know, the same Thomas Jefferson who founded UVA. To her credit, the school president declined to follow the mob’s advice.

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Anti-Israel Kent State Students want Golda Meir Quote Removed (UPDATE – Rejected)

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Golda Meir was the first female Prime Minister of Israel. What happened to all that talk about how important it is to break the glass ceiling?

Cleveland.com reports:

Kent State students want quote by former Israeli prime minister...

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NYU Reinstates Prof Placed on Leave for Defying Political Correctness

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New York University Professor Michael Rectenwald was suspended two weeks ago for a Twitter account he ran which repudiated political correctness. Legal Insurrection readers know that’s a form of heresy on college campuses today.

He has now been reinstated and with a raise in pay. FOX News

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Columbia Suspends Men’s Wrestling Season Over Lewd Texts

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 10:30am 11/15/2016 at 10:30am

We saw something similar to this just recently at Harvard, which cancelled men’s soccer. Why are these schools punishing the entire teams instead of individuals?

The New York Times reports:

Columbia Suspends Wrestling Season After Lewd and Racist Text Messages Are Revealed

Columbia University’s wrestling team, which bills itself as the nation’s oldest intercollegiate...

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Glenn Reynolds: Colleges Are Excluding Students Who Supported Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 14, 2016 at 8:00pm 11/14/2016 at 8:00pm

Professor Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit has written a new column for USA Today in which he makes an excellent point. Colleges that claim to be inclusive are excluding students who supported Trump in their post-election meltdowns.

From the column:

‘Tolerant’ educators exile Trump voters...

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U. Michigan Law School Scrubs Post-Election Play-Doh Event From Website

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You read the headline right. The University of Michigan Law School offered a post-election event for traumatized students which included having fun with Play-Doh.

The Daily Caller reported:

Univ. Of Michigan Law School Tries — And Fails — To Scrub Trump Trauma Play-Doh Event From Website

Staffers at the University of Michigan Law School...

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