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Michelle Obama SOTU guest college student actually flunked out

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 2:47pm 6/2/2016 at 2:47pm

First Lady Michelle Obama asked Anthony Mendez to attend the 2015 State of the Union with her since he overcame a tough childhood to advance to college. However, he never told her or anyone else that he didn’t even make a 1.0 GPA at the University of Hartford and faced expulsion.

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No Punishment for Black Lives Matter Activists Who Invaded Dartmouth Library

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 8:30am 6/1/2016 at 8:30am

Last fall a large group of Dartmouth students who are also Black Lives Matter activists, marched into the school’s Baker-Berry Library and caused a disruption.

This was no small affair. Campus Reform reported that students in the library who were simply trying to study alleged physical and verbal assaults such as “F***...

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Transgender Studies Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 9:00am 5/28/2016 at 9:00am

Transgender mania is taking hold on college campuses across the country.

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Social Justice Warriors Drive Innocent Faculty Couple from Yale Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 27, 2016 at 11:30am 5/27/2016 at 11:30am

Last fall, Yale sent out an email which encouraged students to show sensitivity in their choice of Halloween costumes. Erika Christakis, Associate Master of Silliman College responded to the email by reminding students of the importance of free expression. Her husband Nicholas Christakis, Master of Silliman College, defended his wife’s email.

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Radical law profs lose vote on ruining sex by imposing “affirmative consent” legal standard

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 12:30pm 5/21/2016 at 12:30pm
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We recently reported that some law professors of the American Law Institute wanted to expand the concept of sexual consent in a way which would make it easier to define people as criminals.

The proposals were outrageous and would have put people at risk of being legally guilty of rape even if...

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Blue Lives Matter Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 8:30am 5/21/2016 at 8:30am

A shameful situation unfolded at Dartmouth this week which stained the Ivy League school.

Progressives ruin everything.

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VIDEO: George Washington U. Students Not Ready for Hillary

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 8:30am 5/19/2016 at 8:30am

If the video below is indicative of a nationwide trend, Hillary Clinton has a serious problem with college aged voters in the upcoming election.

Campus Reform visited George Washington University and asked students how they felt about the Democratic front runner and not only do they not seem to like her, they...

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How Bernie Sanders’ Wife Destroyed Burlington College

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 8:30am 5/17/2016 at 8:30am

A major pillar of the Bernie Sanders 2016 campaign is free college. In perhaps the most tragically ironic political metaphor of this election, Burlington College, a small privately owned school in Vermont is now going out of business, largely due to decisions made by Bernie Sanders’ wife, Jane, who served as...

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Meet the Law Professors Who Want to Ruin Sex

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 6:30pm 5/15/2016 at 6:30pm

Sexual consent laws on college campuses are already reaching absurd levels, but if the American Law Institute has its way and loosens the concepts of consent, it will easier to accuse participants of crimes.

Stuart Taylor Jr. writes at Real Clear Politics:

Legal Group Weighs Radical Expansion of Sex Crimes

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Scripps College Students: Madeleine Albright is a War Criminal

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 10:30am 5/14/2016 at 10:30am

Madeleine Albright is set to deliver the commencement address at Scripps College. You would think that the nation’s first female secretary of state would be welcomed at the women only school but we live in strange times.

Back in April, students objected to Albright for being white, now they’ve decided the real...

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Targeting Traitors Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 8:30am 5/14/2016 at 8:30am

Some students at Claremont McKenna College have created a target list of “Shady Persons of Color” to intimidate minority students who won’t get in line on progressive concepts like safe spaces.

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VIDEO: Seattle University Students Struggle to Explain Male vs. Female

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 13, 2016 at 9:00am 5/13/2016 at 9:00am

The Family Policy Institute of Washington recently spoke with some students from Seattle University and asked them simple questions about gender and the differences between men and women.

Here’s a description from their blog:

The second episode in FPIW’s wildly popular College Kids Say the Darndest Things series launched Monday...

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Women Protest Harvard’s New Single-Sex Club Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 10:00am 5/12/2016 at 10:00am

Harvard is instituting a new policy which will punish students who join single-sex clubs by prohibiting them from serving in leadership roles.

While many students are unhappy with the new rules, it was women at the school who recently staged a protest.

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Hundreds of Women Protest Harvard Sanctions

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U. Chicago student gov’t refuses to condemn disruption of controversial speakers

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 8:30am 5/11/2016 at 8:30am

The University of Chicago has the distinction of being recognized by FIRE as a model for free speech in higher education. At the same time, the school is home...

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Obama’s DHS Secretary Protested at Georgetown Over Immigration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 10:00am 5/10/2016 at 10:00am

Campus culture has drifted so far to the left that students at Georgetown are protesting Obama’s secretary of homeland security Jeh Johnson, who’s slated to deliver the commencement address for their School of Foreign Service.

Students have decided Johnson is too conservative on immigration to speak at the university.

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UPDATE: SUNY Albany Expels Two Students Over Racism Hoax

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 7:00am 5/8/2016 at 7:00am

Last week we covered the story of three students at the University at Albany who were facing charges for staging a race hoax. The school has now expelled two of the students and suspended another.

FOX News reports:

Two New York college students who claimed to be victims of racist attack expelled

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Harvard to Blacklist Students Who Join Single Sex Organizations

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 10:30am 5/7/2016 at 10:30am

Harvard clearly thinks single sex organizations are a bad thing and they’re taking extraordinary measures to discourage students from joining them.

Let’s dispel once and for all with this fiction that progressives believe in choice.

The FIRE blog reports:

Harvard Brings Back the Blacklist for Final Club, Fraternity, Sorority Students

BOSTON, May 6, 2016—In a...

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