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Investigation Into Land Deal by Bernie Sanders’ Wife Intensifies

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 1:00pm 7/11/2017 at 1:00pm
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In May, Kemberlee blogged that the FBI reportedly started investigating failed presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders’ wife Jane over a land deal.

She allegedly falsified loan documents when she served as president of the now defunct Burlington College.

Federal prosecutors have now amped up the investigation after they hauled “off more than a...

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New York Times Profiles the Downfall of Mizzou

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:30am 7/11/2017 at 10:30am

The situation at Mizzou has gotten so bad that even the liberal media can no longer ignore the story.

From the New York Times:

Long After Protests, Students Shun the University of Missouri

In the fall of 2015, a grassy quadrangle at the center of the University of Missouri became known nationwide as the...

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Evergreen State Faculty Member Describes ‘Warzone’ on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 7:30am 7/11/2017 at 7:30am
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The College Fix has obtained some documents which shed light on the environment at Evergreen State College.

From their report:

Evergreen State upheaval felt like some sort of warzone, scholar says

The recent upheaval at Evergreen State College caused a massive breakdown in normal operations as throngs of students confronted...

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Ivy League Faculty Members Spent Over $2.5 Million on Hillary’s Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 10, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/10/2017 at 1:30pm

All that cash didn’t do her much good in the end, did it?

The Dally Caller reported:

$2.6 Million Spent By Ivy League On Hillary. Trump? $15,000

Faculty members from the eight Ivy League schools poured over $2.5 million into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, a figure over 150 times...

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George Washington U. Prof Suggests Course on Understanding Trump Voters

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 10, 2017 at 11:00am 7/10/2017 at 11:00am
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Could liberals really be so out of touch with middle class Americans that they have to study them?

Campus Reform reports:

Law prof proposes ‘white middle-class studies’ discipline

A George Washington University Law School professor thinks colleges should offer “white middle-class studies” or “blue collar studies” in the age of President Trump.

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U. Oklahoma Prof Accused of Misrepresenting Native American Ancestry

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

This story sounds incredibly familiar for some reason.

The College Fix reports:

U. Oklahoma ‘Native’ controversy showcases academia’s inconsistent position on race

The academy, especially the progressive academy, just c...

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NJ Man Charged With Threats That Closed Evergreen State Released from Jail

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 12:00pm 7/9/2017 at 12:00pm

It turns out there was a real person making violent threats to Evergreen State. He’s been released from jail with conditions.

The Seattle Times reports:

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California Democrats Sue College Republicans (Yes, Really)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 9:30am 7/9/2017 at 9:30am

It turns out Democrats don’t like “resistance” when it’s used against their party. Who could have guessed?

Townhall reports:

California Dems Suing College Republicans in Latest Temper Tantrum

Despite Jerry Brown using “goon squads” to intimidate voters, and angry Democratic Party leaders verbally assaulting signature gatherers, organizers of the effort to recall California state...

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Georgetown Linguist Finds Trump’s Way of Speaking Key to His Success

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/8/2017 at 1:30pm
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Liberals often mock Trump’s simple and direct speaking style but a linguist at Georgetown suggests this is one of his assets.

From the Washington Post:

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Antioch U. Seattle Offers Student Grants for Social Justice Projects

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 12:30pm 7/8/2017 at 12:30pm

Isn’t it amazing how much support there is in academia for anything that can be counted as social justice?

Campus Reform reports:

University offers students funding for social justice projects

Antioch University Seattle (AUS) recently unveiled a new grant program to “encourage recipients to break new ground in the promotion of social justice.”

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Texas Judge Throws Out Profs’ Lawsuit Against Campus Carry

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 10:30am 7/8/2017 at 10:30am

Remember when Obamacare passed and liberals told everyone they had to accept it because it was the law of the land? Funny how that argument doesn’t apply in this case.

Red Alert Politics reports:

A win for gun rights: Texas judge throws out professors’ lawsuit against campus...

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Illegal Immigrants to be Eligible for Scholarships at Smith College

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

The scholarship is open to students of varying status including “undocumented” students. Is this appropriate at a time when so many American citizen students are struggling financially?

The College Fix reports:

Smith College to offer scholarship to illegal...

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Sophomoric Syllabus Week in Higher Education

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

Progressive concepts are finding their way into all kinds of courses these days.

Reading assignments.

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Duke Law School Offers Class in ‘Social Justice Lawyering’

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

This would probably be a good course to take if you ever plan on running for office as a Democrat.

The Daily Caller reports:

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‘Anti-Profit’ College Restaurant Struggles for Survival

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

The left keeps trying socialism because it’ll work one of these days, right? This place has somehow managed to stay afloat since 1976 but now they’re having trouble.

The College Fix reports:

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Kent State Students Hold Art Auction Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood

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

Every time liberals do things like this they prove that Planned Parenthood doesn’t really need tax dollars.

Campus Reform reports:

Students, profs hold art auction for Planned Parenthood

Kent State University students and faculty members recently hosted an art auction to raise money for Planned Parenthood, which faces the prospect of losing its...

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Students and Activists Want UNC to Eject Wendy’s From Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/6/2017 at 1:30pm

Doesn’t news like this make you want to go out and buy a Baconator?

Campus Reform reports:

Students, labor activists demand UNC boot Wendy’s from campus

University of North Carolina students marched through campus Friday demanding the removal of a Wendy’s restaurant from the student union.

According to The Daily Tar Heel, UNC students partnered...

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