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SUNY Binghamton Offers RA Training Session Called “Stop White People”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:30am 8/26/2016 at 8:30am

SUNY Binghamton recently offered a training session for Resident Assistants that had a clearly racist slant. The session, titled “Stop White People” was supposed to “help others take the next step in understanding diversity, privilege and the society we function within.”

The Binghamton Review reported:

“#StopWhitePeople2K16” Is An Official Part Of Residential...

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Pro-gun Group Approves of #CocksForGlocks Protest

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 9:00pm 8/25/2016 at 9:00pm

Led by a former student, a group called “Cocks for Glocks” passed out more than 4,500 dildos to protest the newly implemented Campus Carry law at the University of Texas in Austin.

Pro-gun group, Texas Students for Concealed Carry on Campus, responded to the protest with their own version of the...

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King’s College London anti-Israel campus rioter convicted of assault

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 2:30pm 8/25/2016 at 2:30pm

In January 2016, we addressed the rising tide of aggressive and sometimes violent conduct by anti-Israel protesters who disrupt appearances by Israeli and pro-Israel speakers, Anti-Israel protest at Kings College turns violent:

For several years we have been documenting the increasingly aggressive tactics of anti-Israel protesters on campus.

Recently, an Israeli professor’s guest lecture ...

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U. Chicago Dean to Freshmen: No Safe Spaces Here

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 8:30am 8/25/2016 at 8:30am

The University of Chicago has been hailed for its commitment to free speech by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) since January of 2015.

Now, the school is in the news because of a letter given to incoming Freshmen.

Heat Street reports:

University of Chicago to Incoming Freshmen: Don’t Expect ‘Safe...

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Campus (Dildo) Carry Protest Graces University of Texas Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 4:00pm 8/24/2016 at 4:00pm

Last year, students at the University of Texas organized a “Cocks for Glocks” rally to protest the upcoming implementation of Texas “Campus Carry” laws.

We weren’t sure if it was a publicity stunt or a thing that would actually happen. Almost a year later and it’s a thing that actually happened.

Last October...

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Stanford U. Bans Hard Liquor Over Sex Assault Case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 11:30am 8/24/2016 at 11:30am

A recent sexual assault case at Stanford University which involved drinking has led to a new alcohol policy which bans hard liquor except in limited cases.

Does anyone believe this policy will keep students from obtaining and consuming hard liquor?

Campus Reform reported:

Stanford takes shots at alcohol, Pres. Hennessy bans liquor

Stanford University has...

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READ: German university student council resolution declaring BDS anti-Semitic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1DIwXd_SmVU
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 7:55am 8/21/2016 at 7:55am
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Students at Germany’s leading academic institution, the University of Leipzig, have passed a resolution rejecting the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and calling it anti-Semitic.

According to a copy of the resolution obtained by the Legal Insurrection from the Facebook pages of student groups, Leipzig University’s Student Council declared the BDS movement...

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College Professor: Stop Having Children to Save Them from Climate Change

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 7:30pm 8/20/2016 at 7:30pm

Here at LI, we’ve been covering the various attempts by the left to use global warming climate change as an excuse for everything from a falsely predicted “bee-pocalypse” to #

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University of South Carolina Returns Favor to LSU, Louisiana With Flood Relief

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 4:34pm 8/20/2016 at 4:34pm

Last fall, Louisiana State University (LSU) reached out to University of South Carolina (USC) when their state had epic floods, offering them space and transferring their home stadium into USC’s home stadium. Now USC has decided to return the favor as Louisiana faces historical flooding that has killed 13

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Advanced Adulthood Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 8:30am 8/20/2016 at 8:30am

Higher education in America could probably use more programs like this one.

It’s time to stop treating college students like children.

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Oregon State Requiring Freshmen to Study “Social Justice”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 19, 2016 at 1:30pm 8/19/2016 at 1:30pm

Oregon State University will force incoming Freshmen to complete an online program in social justice. If progressive ideas are so attractive and important, why must they always be required?

The College Fix reports:

Oregon State to force ‘social justice’ training on freshmen

Oregon State University is developing an online course centered on “social justice”...

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VIDEO: Young Hillary Supporters Urge Repeal of 2nd Amendment

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 8:30am 8/18/2016 at 8:30am

Hillary Clinton claims she has no intention of repealing the Second Amendment and her allies in media regularly dispel such notions as the stuff of conspiracy theories.

If you ask her young supporters however, you hear a very different story.

Campus Reform reports:

VIDEO: Hillary supporters want to repeal the 2nd Amendment

Throughout the 2016...

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College Student Seeking Non-White Roommate Wanted a ‘Safe Space’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 11:30am 8/17/2016 at 11:30am

We recently reported that some students at Pitzer College placed an ad for a roommate which specifically requested a person of color. The story set off a firestorm in academia and media as some people wondered if this qualified as racism.

Two of the students involved have commented on the story. One...

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College Students Seek Non-white Roommate, “I Don’t Want to Live with Any White Folks”

http://pitweb.pitzer.edu/about/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 6:30pm 8/14/2016 at 6:30pm
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An advertisement on Facebook for a roommate has sparked a debate about race at a California college that has, in turn, become a national dialogue about race.

The Washington Post reports:

In most respects, the roommate-wanted notice seemed routine. Three students at the Claremont colleges in Southern California were looking for a fourth...

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“Progressive Education”: Children Color a Unicorn to Match Their “Gender Identity”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 5:00pm 8/14/2016 at 5:00pm
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The progressive left is apparently intent on confusing and traumatizing children when it comes to “gender identity.”  The latest example of this mission is a unicorn coloring exercise in which children are asked to color their unicorn to match the gender they “feel” is their own.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

“Gender Unicorns”...

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Segregation Studies Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 9:00am 8/13/2016 at 9:00am

Why does it seem like we’re going backwards instead of forward?

This sort of thing is happening in other places too.

It’s...

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Brown U. academic uses stabbing murder of 13-year old Israeli girl to demand sanctions ON ISRAEL

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 7:00pm 8/10/2016 at 7:00pm

While it is not new, there is an intensifying push in progressive circles, particularly among leftist Jews, to blame everything wrong in the Israeli-Arab conflict on the “occupation” of Judea and Samaria (aka the West Bank) by Israel.

If only Israel would withdraw, then all would be good, it is claimed. Never...

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