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College Republicans at Columbia Allege Discrimination and Fight Back

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:30pm 4/7/2018 at 1:30pm

Can you even imagine what life must be like for a Republican at Columbia?

The College Fix reports:

Columbia has discriminated against the College Republicans all year. They are done being nice.

The College Republicans are done being singled out for discrimination by Columbia University.

They went public with a year of grievances against the...

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Democratic Socialists at Stony Brook U. Demand Campus Police Disarm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T73DVZg824&feature=youtu.be
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 11:30am 4/7/2018 at 11:30am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T73DVZg824&feature=youtu.be

This is so dumb. If there was an attack on the school, who would defend the students?

The Daily Caller reports:

Democratic Socialist Students Demand Campus Police Disarm

Democratic socialist students at a New York university are demanding that campus police disarm, according to a Thursday report.

Stony Brook University’s Young Democratic Socialists of America...

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Howard University Students End Building Occupation

https://youtu.be/e-lcX4ZqsRE
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 9:30am 4/7/2018 at 9:30am
https://youtu.be/e-lcX4ZqsRE

I wrote a full post about this a few days ago. It seems the protest has finally ended.

The Washington Post reports:

Howard University students end occupation of administration building

Howard University students and officials announced an end Friday to a lengthy occupation of the administration building at the historically black college, a student...

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Battle of the Sexes Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:00am 4/7/2018 at 8:00am

What’s happening on campus isn’t so much a battle as it is just a trashing of men.

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Student Govt at Virginia Tech Labels Conservative Events “Discriminatory Incidents”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 6, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/6/2018 at 12:00pm

The strategy here is very simple. Labeling conservative events as discriminatory makes them easier to shut down.

Campus Reform reports:

Student gov labels conservative events ‘discriminatory incidents’

A recent resolution introduced by the Virginia Tech Student Government Association argues that talks delivered by popular conservative figures constitute “discriminatory incidents” on campus.

According to a copy...

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Police Seek Man in Alleged Chemical Attack on UC Berkeley Campus

https://youtu.be/H3GEKCFpPCM
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 6, 2018 at 10:00am 4/6/2018 at 10:00am
https://youtu.be/H3GEKCFpPCM

This sounds pretty serious. A female victim was actually burned in the attack.

FOX News reports:

Chemical attack reported at UC Berkeley, suspect at large

Authorities at the University of California, Berkeley, on Thursday were searching for a man who attacked a female employee with a chemical inside a bathroom on the school’s campus.

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Antifa Vows to Drive Pro-Life Speaker Off Campus at Public California Universities

https://twitter.com/JackSmithIV/status/901935615876374529
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 6, 2018 at 8:00am 4/6/2018 at 8:00am
https://twitter.com/JackSmithIV/status/901935615876374529

Maybe it’s time for Antifa to be driven off all college campuses. They’re a menace.

The College Fix reports:

Antifa pledges to ‘drive’ pro-life speaker ‘off campus’ at California public universities

California State University-Los Angeles got...

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Student Occupation Continues at Howard University as Admin Considers Demands

https://youtu.be/e-lcX4ZqsRE
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/5/2018 at 1:00pm
https://youtu.be/e-lcX4ZqsRE

Howard University is a historically black college in Washington, DC which has been struggling financially for a number of years. In 2014, the New York Times reported that the school had been downgraded by Moody’s.

A recent student occupation has been happening at the school, and has stretched on...

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Students at College in NYC Demand ‘Persons of Color Only’ Space on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/5/2018 at 12:00pm

Segregation is alive and well in left wing academia. Don’t the students see how this looks?

Campus Reform reported:

Students demand ‘POC-only space’ at NYC university

Students at The New School in New York City are demanding that administrators set aside a space for people of color to “exist without the pressures of...

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Staff at Temple U. Unlearning ‘Gender Binary’ to be More Inclusive

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 10:00am 4/5/2018 at 10:00am

In the future, everyone will have to undergo training to accept the left’s world outlook. Oh wait, that’s happening now.

The College Fix reports:

Temple U. staff ‘unlearning’ the gender binary to be more ‘inclusive’

Faculty at Philadelphia’s Temple University are looking for ways to be more “inclusive and thoughtful” of their charges’ gender...

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Carleton University Students Want Statue of Gandhi Removed

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 8:00am 4/5/2018 at 8:00am

This happened at the University of Ghana in 2016 and the exact same reasons were given.

Vice News reports:

Why Students at Carleton University Are Trying to Have a Statue of Gandhi Removed

Every winter, a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Carleton University is affectionately adorned with hats and scarves to keep it from...

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U. Maryland Hiring Students to Promote Abortion Rights

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/4/2018 at 12:00pm

This isn’t the first time that a school has paid students to promote a left wing cause. I have yet to see a school pay students to promote anything that would be considered conservative.

Campus Reform reports:

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Harvard Board Member Wants School to ‘Stop Funding Climate Change’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 10:00am 4/4/2018 at 10:00am

This is of course, just another left wing call for the school to divest from fossil fuels.

The College Fix reports:

Harvard board member: Time for Harvard to ‘stop funding climate change’

A departing member of the Harvard Board of Overseers has called for the university to “stop funding climate change,” arguing that “the...

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Georgetown Will Allow Grad Students to Vote on Unionization

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 8:00am 4/4/2018 at 8:00am

This is becoming a trend at many schools. What will the schools do when these unions start flexing their muscle and striking?

The Daily Caller reports:

Georgetown Relents, Lets Students Vote On Unionizing

Georgetown University announced Monday that it will allow its graduate students to vote on forming a union, overturning a December refusal.

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UC Davis to Hand Out $10,000 Grants to ‘Feminist Researchers’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/3/2018 at 12:00pm

Once again, an institution of higher education is going to spend real money advancing the left’s agenda.

The Washington Examiner reports:

UC Davis looking to award ‘Feminist researchers’ with $10,000 grants despite tuition hikes

Fresh off a recent decision by the University of California Board of Regents to hike tuition for both in-state and...

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Student Group at Brown Calls for More Conservative Speakers on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 10:00am 4/3/2018 at 10:00am

The group was founded by a Democrat student, if you can believe it.

Campus Reform reports:

Students pressure Brown to invite more conservative speakers

Students at Brown University recently launched a new coalition dedicated to increasing the spectrum of viewpoints expressed by speakers invited to campus.

SPEAK: Brown’s Coalition for Ideologically Diverse Students was quietly...

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Men Banned from University Debate Event Over Fear of Rape

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 8:00am 4/3/2018 at 8:00am

Who knew the academic debate community was such a hotbed of sexual assault?

The College Fix reports:

Women might get raped if they debate men, so this college debate tournament banned men

It’s unfair. It’s sexist. And women might get raped.

That’s why a “special [debate] tournament” held at the University of Vermont this past...

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