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New Policy at UNC Would Allow Expulsion of Free Speech Disruptors

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 2:09pm 10/15/2017 at 2:09pm

This is long overdue and should be adopted by other schools.

The College Fix reports:

New UNC policy would permit the expulsion of free speech disruptors

A new policy under consideration by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors would permit the expulsi...

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Columbia to Spend $100 Million Over Next Five Years on Faculty Diversity

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 12:00pm 10/15/2017 at 12:00pm

No word yet on what kind of diversity they’re looking for, but it’s probably not ideological diversity.

Campus Reform reports:

Columbia University commits $100 million to faculty diversity

Columbia University recently announced that it will commit an additional $100 million in funds to promote a “diverse faculty.”

In a recent email to students, a copy...

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Rutgers Refuses to Return $100K Gift From Harvey Weinstein Foundation

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 9:50am 10/15/2017 at 9:50am
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Will Rutgers get attacked by the liberal media for this? Probably not.

The College Fix reports:

Rutgers won’t give back $100K Harvey Weinstein donation

In the wake of numerous allegations of sexual assault against movie producer Harvey Weinstein, Rutgers University will not return a $100,000 donation made last April from the H. Weinstein...

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Princeton Student: Conservatives Don’t Really Believe in Free Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:30am 10/14/2017 at 11:30am

Ryan Born, the student who wrote this op-ed for The Princetonian, doesn’t even seem to believe that free speech applies to conservatives.

Speech is free

It seems that, nowadays, cries for “free speech” ring from campus to campus. The term has become quite famous and quite popular. Perhaps it owes its popularity to...

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Cornell Black Students group apologizes for complaining about African and Caribbean students

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:00am 10/14/2017 at 11:00am
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Cornell University’s campus in Ithaca, NY, is in turmoil after two incidents, as I first reported in mid-September.

In one incident, a student shouted “build a wall” near the Latino Living Center. At least two reports (Campus Reform and The New American) claim the student was Hispanic and said it to mock Trump. The Cornell...

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Dartmouth Student Claims Homecoming Honors ‘Legacy of Colonialism’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 9:30am 10/14/2017 at 9:30am

Give the left long enough and they can find something wrong with everything.

Campus Reform reports:

Dartmouth student: Homecoming honors ‘legacy of colonialism’

A student leader at Dartmouth College wants her classmates to “support the marginalized” by rejecting a time-honored homecoming tradition.

In an op-ed for The Dartmouth, student Jessica Cantos, a member of the...

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Shouting You Down Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 7:30am 10/14/2017 at 7:30am

Some college students think free speech means they have a right to silence others.

It never ends.

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Will Hillary Become a Columbia Professor?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/13/2017 at 4:00pm

Sources have told The New York Daily News that failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton may set her eyes on a professor role at Columbia University.

The failed candidate used to teach at the University of Arkansas School of Law.

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University Rejects $5 Million Dollar Gift From Harvey Weinstein

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/13/2017 at 1:30pm
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The Harvey Weinstein scandal is even making waves in academia now.

The Daily Caller reports:

SURPRISE! Southern Cal Abandons Harvey Weinstein’s $5 Million Gift For Women Filmmakers

The University of Southern California has rejected a $5 million donation from Harvey Weinstein in response to allegations that Weinstein sexually abused scores of women for decades.

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Oberlin Students: America Not Worth Being Proud Of

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 10:30am 10/13/2017 at 10:30am
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Students Kennedy Kline and Ua Hayes recently wrote an essay for the Oberlin Review which drips with the sort of leftism we’ve come to expect from this school.

Anthem Supports False Narrative of Freedom

When our field hockey team s...

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Toronto Schools Removing ‘Chief’ From Job Titles to Respect Indigenous Peoples

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 7:30am 10/13/2017 at 7:30am
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When you start down this path of political correctness, it never ends.

The Globe and Mail reports:

TDSB to remove ‘chief’ from job titles out of respect...

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Student Protesters Disrupt Charles Murray Speech at U. Michigan

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/12/2017 at 4:00pm
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The College Republicans at the University of Michigan invited sociologist and author Charles Murray to speak, but the event was disrupted by student protesters using the same unfair criticisms of Murray heard on other campuses.

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Georgetown Student Paper Now Documenting ‘Bias’ Incidents

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/12/2017 at 1:30pm

Somehow, I don’t think this is geared towards protecting pro-Trump students on campus.

Campus Reform reports:

Georgetown student paper begins documenting ‘bias’ incidents

Georgetown University’s school newspaper is teaming up with a national non-profit to tell the personal stories of students who have experienced bias-related incidents.

According to a recent call for stories, The Hoya...

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Poll Finds 58 Percent of Students Think ‘Intolerant’ Ideas Should be Kept Off Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 10:30am 10/12/2017 at 10:30am

Intolerant is liberal speak for anything that doesn’t line up with what liberals believe.

The Daily Caller reports:

POLL: 58 Percent Of College Kids Think ‘Intolerant’ Ideas Shouldn’t Be On Campus

The majority of conservative and liberal college students believe that they shouldn’t be in a campus environment where there are “intolerant or offensive...

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Columbia Students Protest British Speaker Critical of Increased Islamic Immigration in EU

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7:30am 10/12/2017 at 7:30am

The speaker was appearing by Skype but that didn’t stop the protesters.

The New York Post reports:

Protesters stop British nationalist speech at Columbia

Protesters opposing a speech by a controversial British nationalist at Columbia University Tuesday chanted “NYPD, KKK, how many kids have you killed today,” according to Facebook footage of the event.

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UC Raises Tuition While Spending Tens of Millions on Extravagant Pensions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/11/2017 at 1:30pm

As a smart man once said, something that can’t go on forever, won’t. How is this sustainable?

The College Fix reports:

University of California hands out massive pensions, hits students with higher tuition

The University of California 10-campus system is spending upwards of tens of millions of dollars on increasingly generous pensions for faculty,...

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Drexel U Prof Placed on Leave for Inflammatory Las Vegas Comments

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 10:30am 10/11/2017 at 10:30am

We wrote about the professor’s comments last week. Now he has been placed on leave.

The Daily Caller reports:

Drexel Puts Tenured ‘White Genocide’ Prof On Leave After He Blamed Vegas Massacre On White People

Drexel University put a tenured...

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