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Yale Psychiatry Prof Says Trump’s Mental State is Cause for Emergency

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/31/2017 at 1:30pm
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I think millions of Americans are much more concerned with the mental state of today’s college students.

Campus Reform reports:

Yale prof: Trump’s ‘mental impairment’ a ‘state of emergency’

A Yale University professor of psychiatry has continued to push the ethical boundaries of her field by once again saying President Trump’s “mental impairment” makes...

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Oxford Students Confront and Insult British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 10:30am 5/31/2017 at 10:30am
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It looks like obnoxious liberal students are acting out in the UK as well. Good to know it’s not just us.

The International Business Times reports:

Boris Johnson berated by angry students at Oxford College: ‘What dead animals have you f****d?’

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was met by a group of angry students as...

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UCLA to Hire Students as Social Justice Advocates Despite Backlash at U. Arizona

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 7:30am 5/31/2017 at 7:30am

The University of Arizona was going to try this but backed off when the public caught wind of it.

Now UCLA is going to try.

PJ Media reports:

Even After Arizona Backlash, UCLA Will Hire ‘Social Justice Advocates,’ Too

The backlash against the University...

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New York State Approves Tuition-Free Public College

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

Shouldn’t this be called taxpayer funded college tuition? It’s not going to be free for them.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

New York Approves Free Tuition Regulations

The New York State Higher Education Services Corporation Board of Trustees approved regulations for the state’s new tuition-free public college tuition program Thursday, including some key regulations that...

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California Regents Spend Thousands Partying, Vote to Raise Tuition

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

It’s easy to be so free with other people’s money, isn’t it?

CBS News reports:

California regents party at university’s expense, report says

The University of California Board of Regents spent tens of thousands of dollars on parties, including a $17,600 banquet the night before they voted in January...

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Hunter College to Offer “Abolition of Whiteness” Course

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

Substitute any other race or ethnic group and this would be decried as hate. Student groups would hold protests and the media would cover it until the school issued a formal apology.

Campus Reform reports:

‘Abolition of Whiteness’ course offered at Hunter College

Hunter College will offer students an “Abolition of Whiteness” course this...

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CNN’s Zakaria: Liberals Aren’t Tolerant and Suffer from “Anti-Intellectualism”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 7:00am 5/30/2017 at 7:00am
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You know things are bad when even someone as far left as CNN’s Fareed Zakaria has noticed that liberal college campuses have a problem with tolerance, free speech and diversity of thought.

In a report a few days ago, Zakaria pointed out what many of us have been saying for months.

From CNN:

Fareed...

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The Campus Inquisition at Evergreen State College

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 29, 2017 at 8:40pm 5/29/2017 at 8:40pm
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The events surrounding Professor Bret Weinstein at Evergreen State College are receiving national attention. We covered the story originally

The short version is that Weinstein has become the target of students after he wrote an email objecting to a campus movement to exclude whites for a day, as impermissible racism. His email...

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Mike Rowe: Why Do We Only Glamorize Expensive Colleges?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 29, 2017 at 3:00pm 5/29/2017 at 3:00pm

“I can think of nine magazines off the top of my head who every year will rank the top colleges. None of them ever include a trade school. That’s where the pressure starts,” said Mike Rowe, unofficial spokesman for skilled work and trade jobs.

Forget the expensive degrees, most degrees are not...

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Evergreen State President Grovels to Student Demands in Statement

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 29, 2017 at 1:30pm 5/29/2017 at 1:30pm
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Evergreen State College is in a crisis as lunatic students have driven a professor off campus over claims of racism which are completely imagined.

Instead of telling the students to grow up, President George Bridges is groveling.

Here’s an excerpt of his statement from the Cooper Point Journal:

George Bridges Statement in Response to...

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UC Santa Barbara Students Think it’s Racist for Bar to Question Their IDs

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:00am 5/29/2017 at 11:00am

This is one way to get into a bar as a college student. Just cry racism.

The College Fix reports:

UC-Santa Barbara students allege bar questioning their IDs is racist

Some students at the University of California Santa Barbara believe a local bar acted with racial animus after it challenged their forms of identification.

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Northwestern Unlikely to Punish Students Who Shut Down Immigration Official’s Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 29, 2017 at 7:30am 5/29/2017 at 7:30am

Earlier this month, students at Northwestern entered a venue where an immigration official was giving a speech and shut it down. Consequences are unlikely.

The Daily Northwestern reports:

Some students who protested ICE representative undergoing University’s conduct process, lawyer says

Some students who stopped a guest lecture by a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

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2017: Liberal Commencement Speakers Outnumber Conservatives by 11 to 1

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This will come as no surprise to readers of this site. To make matters worse, when Republicans are invited to speak, there are protests.

Red Alert Politics reports:

Trump’s first year: Liberal commencement speakers outnumber conservatives 11-to-1

Young America’s Foundation (YAF) released...

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Yale Gives Award to Students Who Bullied Faculty

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 8:30am 5/28/2017 at 8:30am
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Yale has officially jumped the shark. Since when does this type of behavior warrant reward?

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Survey: Most Students Who Get Truman Scholarships Support Democrats

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 1:00pm 5/27/2017 at 1:00pm

The group that disburses the scholarships denies any bias, naturally.

The College Fix reports:

Feds give nonpartisan, $30K scholarship mostly to students who support Democrats

There’s a saying that “once is chance, twice is coincidence, third time is a pattern.” If that’s true, the 2017 Truman Scholars displays a pattern.

A survey of this year’s...

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Illegal Immigrant Students at Columbia Demand Free Healthcare and Housing

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 11:00am 5/27/2017 at 11:00am

And you know what? They’ll probably get everything the want. This is Columbia, after all.

Campus Reform reports:

Illegals demand subsidized healthcare, housing from Columbia

Illegal immigrants at Columbia University are demanding free health coverage along with mandatory “sensitivity training” for professors and staff.

“We refuse to amend or change any of these demands,” the...

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Evergreen State leftist professor stunned as SJWs viciously turn on him

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 10:30am 5/27/2017 at 10:30am
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On Friday, we published a Quick Take about a professor at Evergreen State College who was confronted by a student mob demanding his resignation. The professor, who considers himself a progressive, didn’t agree with a campus event which would have banned white people from campus for a day.

It turns out the...

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