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Baylor University Currently Running 22 Diversity Programs

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/19/2017 at 1:30pm

Diversity is great. We get it. But does a university really need over 20 diversity programs?

The Daily Caller reports:

Largest Christian University In Texas Running 22 Diversity Programs

There’s no shortage of diversity initiatives at Texas’s Baylor University, which holds the distinction of being the largest Christian university in the Lone Star state.

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College Students in Oklahoma Want Lawmakers to Force Profs to Use Trigger Warnings

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 10:30am 7/19/2017 at 10:30am

If you need a warning before hearing certain ideas, do you really belong in college?

The College Fix reports:

College students in Oklahoma ask lawmakers to force professors to use trigger warnings

Student government leaders representing universities across Oklahoma recently approved a resolution calling on state lawmakers and higher education regents...

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More High School Students Get A’s Despite Declining SAT Scores

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 7:30am 7/19/2017 at 7:30am

Is the culture of “everyone gets a trophy” now affecting the awarding of grades in American high schools? One could easily make that argument based on this report from USA Today:

A’s on the rise in U.S. report cards, but SAT scores founder

The good news on America’s report cards: More high school...

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Claremont McKenna Punishes Some Students Who Shut Down Heather Mac Donald

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 3:30pm 7/18/2017 at 3:30pm
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The punishments were handed down from the April incident which prevented Heather Mac Donald from speaking on campus.

This announcement comes from the Claremont McKenna website:

Claremont McKenna College completes Student Conduct Process on April 6 blockade

Findings and Outcomes

On the evening of April 6, a group of approximately 170 individuals from the Claremont...

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Wright State University Gets Award for ‘Tunnel of Oppression’ Event

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/18/2017 at 1:30pm

Imagine a “House of Horrors” designed by social justice warriors and you’ll get a mental picture of this event.

Campus Reform reports:

University receives award for ‘Tunnel of Oppression’ event

Wright State University has received an award for its annual “Tunnel of Oppression” event, which exposes students to various forms of oppression such as...

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Evergreen State Finally Tells Students Some of Their Actions Were Criminal

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 7:30am 7/18/2017 at 7:30am
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The question now is whether any of the students will be punished for their criminal actions. We’re not holding our breath.

The College Fix reported:

Evergreen State finally tells protesters–two months after melee–their actions were ‘criminal’

A memo emailed Friday from an Evergreen State College administrator to students warned them that aggressively cornering and...

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Jane Sanders Screams Sexism Over Bank Fraud Allegations

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 17, 2017 at 4:00pm 7/17/2017 at 4:00pm
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Sen. Bernie Sanders’s wife Jane has taken a page out of failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s book by screaming ‘sexism’ at Brady Toensing, the man who filed a complaint alleging Mrs. Sanders committed bank fraud while president for the now defunct Burlington College. From The Boston Globe:

“I find it incredibly...

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Berkeley Students Arrested on Suspicion of Hate Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 17, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/17/2017 at 1:30pm

Messages were scrawled around campus with racist epithets and pro-antifa rhetoric. Just lovely.

The Daily Caller reports:

Leftist Berkeley Students Arrested On Suspicion For ‘F**k White People’ And ‘Kill Cops’ Vandalism

Two students at University of California, Berkeley have been arrested on suspicion of hate crimes and vandalism after graffiti was discovered in Berkeley...

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Profs Warn Against Promoting the Work of Straight White Men

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 17, 2017 at 10:30am 7/17/2017 at 10:30am

We’ve reached the point where the left is just openly pushing a racist agenda in academia.

This actually appeared in the Washington Post:

Why these professors are warning against promoting the work of straight, white men

Academics and scholars must be mindful about using research done by only straight, white men, according to two...

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U. Kentucky Prof Calls Betsy DeVos a Powerful Handmaiden to the Patriarchy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 17, 2017 at 7:30am 7/17/2017 at 7:30am
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Social justice warriors really have their claws out for DeVos. Do you remember hearing such rhetoric about any other education secretary, ever?

Campus Reform reports:

Prof calls DeVos ‘a powerful handmaiden’ to the ‘patriarchy’

A University of Kentucky lecturer recently blasted U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos as a “powerful handmaiden” to the “patriarchy”...

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This is Evergreen State College: “I was told that I couldn’t go into the room because I was white”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 9:26pm 7/16/2017 at 9:26pm
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McKenzie Kyger is a white Evergreen State College student who made news when she appeared at a public legislative hearing about the problems at Evergreen related to Prof. Bret Weinstein.

Kyger told the legislators about her experience with pervasive anti-white racism being taught as part of the integral model of social justice...

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There Are No Safe Spaces for College Grads in the Business World

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 2:00pm 7/16/2017 at 2:00pm

The College Fix recently pointed to an article full of many harsh truths. The business world is extremely competitive and there are no safe spaces.

Here’s an excerpt:

College graduates won’t find safe spaces in the business world

Earlier this year, a poll found that 36 percent of college students said safe spaces “are...

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Professor Reportedly Resigns After Being Accused of Harassing Pro-Trump Student

https://petapixel.com/2017/01/21/president-trumps-official-portrait/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 12:00pm 7/16/2017 at 12:00pm
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If you believe the student’s account of what happened, what happened wasn’t right. But resignation seems odd. This Red Alert article doesn’t name the professor or indicate the professor’s defense, but reports that the professor has resigned.

Red Alert Politics reports:

EXCLUSIVE: UNLV professor punished pro-Trump student with bad grades, resigns

Ever since Donald Trump...

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NYU Librarian Has ‘Fatigue’ from Presence of White People

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 8:30am 7/16/2017 at 8:30am

Isn’t it amazing how comfortable some progressives are in making their racial biases known?

Campus Reform reported:

NYU librarian laments ‘fatigue’ from ‘presence of white people’

A New York University librarian recently bemoaned the “racial fatigue” she experiences “in the presence of white people” following an academic conference.

April Hathcock, a Scholarly Communications Librarian at...

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Cal State East Bay Seeks Prof to Bring Social Justice to Shakespeare

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 1:00pm 7/15/2017 at 1:00pm

The left won’t be satisfied until every academic subject is put through the progressive wood chipper.

The College Fix reports:

University to hire professor who can teach Shakespeare through social justice lens

The wit and wisdom found within the works of William Shakespeare may soon be taught through the lenses of social justice and...

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Will Ben Shapiro be Allowed to Speak at UC Berkeley?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 11:00am 7/15/2017 at 11:00am
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The College Republicans at UC Berkeley have booked Ben Shapiro for a speech in September. After what happened with Milo Yiannopoulos in February, people are wondering if the event will go on as planned.

Campus Reform reports:

Shapiro to brave ‘antifa’ protesters for speech at UC-Berkeley

The University of California-Berkeley College Republicans plan to...

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College Diversity Officers Make More Than Professors

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 9:00am 7/15/2017 at 9:00am

The pay grade is an indication of how much value colleges place on their commitment to diversity. Nice work if you can get it.

The Daily Caller reports:

Colleges Pay Diversity Officers More Than Professors, Staff

Top public universities pay administrators with jobs related to diversity initiatives an average of $175,088 per year,...

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