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Prof Suggests Trump Supporters Who Refuse to Wear Masks Are White Supremacists

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 12:00pm 9/22/2020 at 12:00pm

The left knows that they are not changing any voter minds with this kind of rhetoric. It’s just virtue-signaling to other people who share their world view.

The College Fix reports:

Grand Valley State prof: Anti-maskers support white supremacy, police brutality

A professor from Michigan’s Grand Valley State University recently penned an op-ed which...

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Online Student Suspended Indefinitely From NYU for Attending Party

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 10:00am 9/22/2020 at 10:00am

This student was going to NYU virtually, as in online, not on campus. Yet he got suspended for attending a party. This is insanity.

Reason reports:

An Online Student Attended a Rooftop Party. He Was Reported to NYU and Suspended Indefinitely.

It was a gorgeous August weekend in New York City, and Andy—a college...

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UC-Riverside Profs Unhappy With Kamala Harris as Choice of Biden Running Mate

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 8:00am 9/22/2020 at 8:00am
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The objections are mainly about her record as a prosecutor. There are plenty of people on the left who feel this way.

Campus Reform reports:

UC profs unhappy with Kamala Harris as Biden VP pick

In an article published on...

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U. Missouri Forced to Place Protective Case Around Thomas Jefferson Tombstone

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 21, 2020 at 12:30pm 9/21/2020 at 12:30pm

The monument was being vandalized so the school spent $20,000 on a protective barrier. They should bill the families of the vandals for it.

The Columbia Daily Tribune reports:

University of Missouri puts acrylic case around Jefferson headstone

There was a new addition S...

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Radford University Encourages Students to Attend BLM Protest Despite Coronavirus Restrictions

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 21, 2020 at 10:30am 9/21/2020 at 10:30am

This is what we have been witnessing since the early days of summer. Coronavirus restrictions exist for almost everything except Black Lives Matter protests which are exempt for some reason.

Campus Reform reports:

Radford encourages students to attend BLM protest, despite COVID restrictions

Radford University is allowing a Black Lives Matter protest to take...

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Swarthmore College Student Newspaper Calls for Mandatory Critical Race Theory for Graduation

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 21, 2020 at 8:00am 9/21/2020 at 8:00am

This is nothing more than an attempt to make left-wing politics a requirement. It’s politics by force, under the guise of higher education.

The College Fix reports:

Swarthmore College student paper: Mandate critical race theory for graduation

In a recent editorial where the Swarthmore College Phoenix tells the school to “prioritize Black [and] Indigenous...

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U. Cincinnati Investigating Instructor Who Used the Term ‘Chinese Virus’ in Email to Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 1:30pm 9/20/2020 at 1:30pm

Has it occurred to you that many of the same people who are offended by this term, probably use all manner of derogatory terms for President Trump and his supporters?

CNN reports:

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Top Journalism School Northwestern Reportedly Partners With Al Jazeera

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 11:30am 9/20/2020 at 11:30am

This seems like a much bigger story than the attention it is receiving would indicate. I imagine a school partnering with FOX News would get more coverage than this.

Campus Reform reports:

REPORT: Top journalism school Northwestern partners with Al Jazeera, owned by Qatar

Northwestern University received more than $340 million from the country...

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Black Student Launches Lawsuit Claiming School Suspended Him After a Drunk White Girl Kissed Him

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 9:30am 9/20/2020 at 9:30am

After all of the abuses of due process on campus that we have seen over the years, this is sadly believable.

The College Fix reports:

University suspended black student for a year because drunk white girl kissed him: lawsuit

Long Island University punished a black student for sexual assault despite his white accuser’s constantly...

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VIDEO: Prof Suspended After Telling Students She Hopes Trump Supporters Die of Coronavirus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 1:30pm 9/19/2020 at 1:30pm
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Conservatives disagree with liberals on policy. Liberals think conservatives are evil and hope they die.

The Hill reports:

Professor suspended for telling students...

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NYU Student Newspaper Insists Black-Only Housing is Not a Form of Segregation

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 11:30am 9/19/2020 at 11:30am
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We did a post on this topic a few weeks ago. This response from the NYU student newspaper is comical.

Campus Reform reports:

NYU student newspaper defends...

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Technical Writing Course at Clemson U. Allegedly Transformed Into Social Justice Seminar

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 9:30am 9/19/2020 at 9:30am

The left is doing this with multiple disciplines. Nothing will be left untouched.

The College Fix reports:

Clemson lecturer turns technical writing course into social justice seminar

At Clemson University, English 3140 has traditionally been a class for juniors and seniors to learn technical writing for use in their future careers.

But a Clemson lecturer...

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Systemic Stupidity Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 8:00am 9/19/2020 at 8:00am
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Are you getting a sense that some of the leaders in higher education are not as smart as they would have us think?

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Harvard Encourages Students to Inform on Peers Who Fail to Practice Social Distancing

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 18, 2020 at 12:00pm 9/18/2020 at 12:00pm

This is right out of Orwell, and yet many people at Harvard would be the first to claim that Trump is a dictator.

The College Fix reports:

Harvard goes full police state, asks for photos and video of social distancing violations

Unlike in prison, you’re unlikely to get seriously ill with COVID-19 at Harvard...

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Princeton President Says School is Racist, Education Department Believes Him and Opens Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 18, 2020 at 11:00am 9/18/2020 at 11:00am
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At the beginning of this month, Princeton University President Christopher L. Eisgruber, penned a letter to the Princeton community which claimed that racism is “embedded” in structures of the university.

The Department of Education took this claim seriously and has launched an investigation. If schools are going to make these claims, it’s...

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Notre Dame Hires Private Security to Make Sure Quarantined Students Don’t Leave Home

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 18, 2020 at 10:00am 9/18/2020 at 10:00am

It’s astounding that students are paying to be treated this way. Would you want to live like this?

Campus Reform reports:

Notre Dame hires security to make sure quarantined students don’t leave home

The University of Notre Dame has taken new measures to ensure that students who are supposed to be...

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Grad Student Who Lied About Being Black Resigns From Teaching Position

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 18, 2020 at 8:00am 9/18/2020 at 8:00am
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This is an update to a story we ran recently. This seems to keep happening and no one knows why.

The New York Post reports:

Grad student admits lying about being black, resigns teaching position

A graduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has apologized and resigned from their teaching job and worker’s union...

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