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Rolling Stone Challenges Verdict Over False Gang Rape Story at UVA

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 10:30am 12/11/2016 at 10:30am

Rolling Stone has a lot of nerve to challenge this verdict. Perhaps it’s their only option, financially.

ABC News reported:

Rolling Stone Challenges Verdict in UVa Defamation Case

Rolling Stone magazine urged a federal judge on Monday to overturn the verdict of a jury, which found that the publication and a reporter defamed a...

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Prof Bans Use of Term ‘Illegal Immigrant’ on Exam

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 8:30am 12/11/2016 at 8:30am

Does anyone else find it disturbing that a professor would ban the use of an accurate term because it clashes with a liberal world view?

The Daily Caller reported:

USC Professor Bans Students From Using The Phrase ‘Illegal Immigrant’ On Exam

A professor at the University of Southern California has barred her students from...

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Ohio Lawmakers Approve Concealed Carry for College Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 12:00pm 12/10/2016 at 12:00pm

This is great news for Second Amendment supporters and Ohio college students who want to arm themselves for protection.

FOX News reports:

Ohio lawmakers approve concealed carry at colleges, day cares

Lawmakers in Ohio approved legislation Friday morning expanding the state’s concealed-weapons law to allow guns in colleges and day care centers and on...

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Student Activist Group at Ohio State Says Attacker Was Wrongly Shot by Police

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 10:00am 12/10/2016 at 10:00am

Admit it, you knew it was just a matter of time before someone said this. Didn’t you?

The Daily Caller reports:

OSU Activists Complain Terrorist Was Wrongly Shot By Police

An Ohio State University (OSU) student who attempted to go on a stabbing spree last month before being gunned down by a nearby officer...

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No Sanctuary Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 8:30am 12/10/2016 at 8:30am
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Students across the country are calling on their schools to adopt sanctuary campus policies but not all college leaders are on board.

This school is interested, of course.

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Leftist Students at Reed College Scream Obscenities at Director of Pro-Trans Movie

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 8:00am 12/10/2016 at 8:00am
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The director of the pro-transgender film “Boys Don’t Cry” made an appearance at Reed College but was shouted down by leftist students who also screamed obscenities at her. The reason why will blow your mind.

Robby Soave reports at Reason:

Leftist Students Shouted ‘F*ck You B*itch’ at the Gay Director of a Pro-Trans...

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Syracuse University Chancellor Rejects Sanctuary Campus Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 9, 2016 at 1:30pm 12/9/2016 at 1:30pm
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Well this isn’t going to win him ant friends from the progressive student body, is it?

The College Fix reports:

Chancellor on Syracuse being a ‘sanctuary campus’: We ‘simply cannot ignore federal laws’

Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud today “expressed support for undocumented students” but said the school “must comply with federal laws” in...

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House Republican Bill Would Deny Funds to Colleges That Ban The Flag

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 9, 2016 at 10:30am 12/9/2016 at 10:30am
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This is a great idea. Hit these left wing schools where it hurts and watch how quickly they come around.

Campus Reform reports:

GOP bill would strip funding from schools that ban the flag

In response to Hampshire College’s controversial removal of the American flag, 54 House Republicans have introduced a bill that would...

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Students Who Support Trump Disrespected on Liberal Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 9, 2016 at 7:30am 12/9/2016 at 7:30am

We’re always hearing about liberal students who feel unsafe on college campuses. They should try being Trump supporters for a while.

The New York Times reports:

On Campus, Trump Fans Say They Need ‘Safe Spaces’

Amanda Delekta, a sophomore at the University of Michigan and political director of the College Republicans, was ecstatic when...

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Mike Rowe Questions Campus Culture and the Higher Ed Bubble

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:00pm 12/8/2016 at 7:00pm
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Television host Mike Rowe spoke with Tucker Carlson about the value of college, hard work, and alternate paths to a four year degree last night.

Their conversation began with the social justice warrior from Hampshire College who recently appeared on the show but quickly moved on to other topics.

One of the most...

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College Requires Students to Pass ‘Gender Violence’ Test Before Class Enrollment

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 1:30pm 12/8/2016 at 1:30pm

What does a ‘Gender Violence’ test have to do with a students ability to complete academic course work, you ask? Nothing. This is forced participation in left wing politics.

The College Fix reports:

College forces students to pass test on ‘gender violence’ before class enrollment

Kirkwood Community College is requiring students to take an...

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Movie About Political Correctness on Campus Accused of Not Being PC

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 10:30am 12/8/2016 at 10:30am

Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager are making a documentary about political correctness on college campuses but they’re running into problems because they’re not politically correct.

The Hollywood Reporter has the s...

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Duke University Ponders Tougher Penalties for ‘Bias and Hate’ Offenses

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:30am 12/8/2016 at 7:30am

Who do you think determines what qualifies as “bias and hate’ offenses? Would you feel comfortable being judged on such things by college campus standards?

Campus Reform reports:

Duke explores stiffer penalties for ‘bias and hate’ offenses

Duke University has formed a committee to advise another committee that is working to implement recommendations issued...

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Yale Now Has a Procedure For Renaming University Buildings

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Jonathan Holloway, the dean of Yale College, discussed the new building renaming procedure recently on National Public Radio.

From their report:

Yale Announces New Procedure For Renaming Of University Buildings

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Yale University has announced they’ll revisit their decision not to rename a residential college named for the 19th century politician and white...

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Barnard College To Offer 8 Week ‘Social Justice’ Education Program

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 10:30am 12/7/2016 at 10:30am

Blatant left wing political indoctrination disguised as higher education. That’s all this is.

Campus Reform reports:

Barnard offering 8-week ‘social justice education’ program

Next semester, students at Barnard College will be treated to an 8-week “social justice education” program addressing topics such as “power, privilege, allyship, and identity exploration.”

Applications for the program, officially titled...

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Harvard President Rejects ‘Sanctuary Campus’ Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 7:30am 12/7/2016 at 7:30am
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Harvard President Drew Faust has some news which might trigger certain members of the student body. The Ivy League school will not be adopting a ‘Sanctuary Campus’ policy.

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Faust Says Harvard Will Not Be a ‘Sanctuary Campus’

University President Drew G. Faust said Harvard will not be designated as a...

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George Washington U. Prof Lauds School for Rejecting Radical Student Demands

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 3:00pm 12/6/2016 at 3:00pm
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Left wing students at George Washington University recently issued a list of wacky demands which the school has rejected. One professor is praising the school’s decision.

FOX 5 DC reports:

DC university professor calls student protest groups’ demands ‘political correctness run amok’

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