College Insurrection  (Page 171)

UC Berkeley Student Govt Drops Plan to Rescind Funding for College Republicans

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 2:00pm 5/8/2018 at 2:00pm
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Someone must have figured out how bad this idea would look in practice.

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley College Republicans survive threat to cut funding

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Betsy DeVos Gets Standing Ovation for Commencement Speech Despite Protests

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/8/2018 at 12:00pm
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No one gave Obama’s education secretary a second thought but DeVos has been an object of the left’s hatred of Trump. She recently got a great reception for a commencement speech, however.

The College Fix reports:

Despite protest, Betsy DeVos grad speech draws standing ovation from students

There’s this famous story about how Barbara...

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Cornell Course Will Suggest Denying Climate Change is ‘Derangement’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00am 5/8/2018 at 8:00am

There are few issues which bring out the left’s holy inquisition more than climate change.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Cornell to teach climate deniers are ‘Deranged Authority’ in new course

Students at Cornell University can sign up for a course on “Deranged Authority” for the fall semester, where they will be taught that a...

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Democrat Profs Outnumber Republicans in Religion Departments by 70 to 1

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 7, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/7/2018 at 12:00pm

This actually makes a lot of sense. It helps explain why so many religious programs have drifted so far left.

PJ Media reports:

Democrats Outnumber Republicans 70 to 1 in College Religion Departments, 10 to 1 Overall

There are more than ten Democrats for every one Republican among elite professors at America’s top liberal...

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Gender Studies Professor files complaint against male prof. over tame elevator joke

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 7, 2018 at 11:00am 5/7/2018 at 11:00am

You know, every day I am glad I converted politically and am no longer a leftist feminist shill, mainly because I cannot believe how intolerant and insensitive they’ve become.

The latest controversy comes from a leftist feminist professor, who also supports the BDS movement against Israel, because a man had the nerve...

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George Washington U. Students Want to Remove ‘Offensive’ Colonial Mascot

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 7, 2018 at 10:00am 5/7/2018 at 10:00am

Do these students somehow not know they signed up to attend George Washington University?

The College Fix reports:

George Washington U. student petition: Remove ‘offensive’ Colonial mascot

Here we go again: The 92-year-old George Washington University mascot known as...

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UVA Offering New Course on Political Activism to Empower Students

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00am 5/7/2018 at 8:00am

I’m sure that this being offered in the age of Trump is a pure coincidence.

The Washington Examiner reports:

UVA course on political mobilization to ‘empower’ students to fix ‘abundant’ problems of the era

In light of “abundant” problems and recent political movements such as the Resistance and the March for Our Lives, the...

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Cornell Student Presents Thesis Dressed In Underwear

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 10:51pm 5/6/2018 at 10:51pm

A Cornell University student delivered her Thesis dressed in underwear.

She made the decision to do this after her professor questioned her choice of clothing. The presentation was for a performing and media arts course. That’s one way to grab people’s attention!

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Student Presents Thesis In Underwear After Professor...

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Weapons Grade Plutonium Goes Missing at Idaho State University

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:30pm 5/6/2018 at 1:30pm

This sounds extraordinarily bad. The amount that’s missing is small but that doesn’t really matter.

The Independent reports:

Weapons grade plutonium goes missing from US university

A small amount...

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Ivy League Schools Snub Conservatives for Commencement Season Again

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 11:30am 5/6/2018 at 11:30am

Thus proving once again that all the talk of diversity is nothing more than talk.

Campus Reform reports:

Ivies snub conservatives at commencement for third straight year

In keeping with tradition, none of the eight Ivy League universities has invited a conservative to deliver the keynote speech to this year’s graduates.

In fact, the most...

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Harvard Extension School Now Offers Social Justice Cerificate

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 9:30am 5/6/2018 at 9:30am

Many people wrongly assume anything offered by Harvard is worth the time and money. This is proof that it isn’t.

PJ Media reports:

Harvard Extension School Now Offers ‘Social Justice Certificate’ Program

For centuries, Harvard was known for only providing the country’s highest-quality education. Those days are now over thanks to radical Leftism.

Harvard University...

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Left Wing Group Gives Harvard Medical School a ‘Racial Justice Report Card’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:30pm 5/5/2018 at 1:30pm

Medical science and saving lives has nothing to do with social justice. Hopefully, the folks at Harvard Medical School laughed this off.

The Washington Examiner reports:

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ issues racial justice report card to Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School just received its first ever “racial justice report card,” receiving a...

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Student Activists Protest Free Speech Event at University of New Hampshire

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11:30am 5/5/2018 at 11:30am

Have any of these students ever read the New Hampshire state motto? It sure doesn’t look that way.

The College Fix reports:

‘Enough is enough’: Students protest free speech event at University of New Hampshire

A group of student activists at the University of New Hampshire recently protested a free speech event on that
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UC Berkeley Blames Conservative Speakers for Violence of Left Wing Students

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 9:30am 5/5/2018 at 9:30am
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This makes them look ridiculous. No person of average intelligence would buy this backwards thinking.

The Washington Times reports:

UC Berkeley: ‘Hard to defend’ free speech of conservatives who ‘incite’ liberal...

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Accusations of Racism Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 8:00am 5/5/2018 at 8:00am
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The left constantly accuses others of racism, but look at what they do.

Everyone is fair game.

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Former College Student Faces Prison Time for Falsely Reporting Rape

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 4, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/4/2018 at 12:00pm

If there were more real consequences like this, you would see far less false accusations.

The College Fix reports:

Former student faces six years in prison for falsely reporting rape, tampering with evidence

A year ago we told you about a Sacred Heart University student who was charged with falsely reporting an incident and...

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Socialist Students at Syracuse U. to Attend ‘Socialism 2018’ Conference

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 4, 2018 at 10:44am 5/4/2018 at 10:44am

The conference is being held in Chicago because of course it is.

Campus Reform reports:

Syracuse group preps for national ‘Socialism 2018’ conference

Members of a socialist student group at Syracuse University are anxiously anticipating this summer’s annual national socialism conference, “Socialism 2018.”

The four-day conference, running from July 5-8 in Chicago, was formed to...

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