College Insurrection  (Page 201)

Anti-Trump Protesters Invade Classrooms at Georgetown

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 7:00am 1/18/2017 at 7:00am
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Leftists are already descending on the Washington, DC area in anticipation of Trump’s inauguration on Friday. Some of them decided it would be a good idea to invade classrooms at Georgetown University.

Campus Reform reports:

VIDEO: Anti-Trump protesters disrupt Georgetown classrooms

Anti-Trump protesters disrupted multiple Georgetown classrooms last week in an effort to resist...

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Norwich University Students Proud to be Part of Inauguration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 1:30pm 1/17/2017 at 1:30pm

Norwich University is a military school in Vermont and their band will be part of the inauguration. Students are pretty happy about it.

WCAX News reports:

Norwich University proud to join in presidential inauguration

It’s not everyday you get to perform for a president, but that’s what the Norwich University band will be doing...

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Students Who Want College to Act Like Their Parents Will Ultimately Regret it

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 10:30am 1/17/2017 at 10:30am

The nanny state is demanded by some American college students but if they got their wish, they’d be even more miserable.

Mark Yudof writes at the Dallas News:

Students w...

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American University Prof: Russian Meddling Means We Need Another Election

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 7:30am 1/17/2017 at 7:30am

Chris Edelson of American University teaches government but apparently wants to subvert our Democratic process.

He writes at The Hill:

Remedy for Russian meddling should be new election

It sounds like a story lifted from the pages of a spy novel. U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Russian dictator Vladimir Putin led a cyberespionage...

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St. Louis U. Hosting Series on ‘Privilege, Whiteness, and Racism’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm 1/16/2017 at 2:00pm

There seems to be an endless supply of programs like this in higher education.

Campus Reform reported:

SLU to host 11-week series on ‘privilege, whiteness, and racism’

Saint Louis University is sponsoring a weekly “Witnessing Whiteness” book discussion for students interested in supporting “diversity and racial justice initiatives.”

The group, which will meet on Wednesday...

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Campus Carry Revisited by North Carolina Lawmakers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 16, 2017 at 12:00pm 1/16/2017 at 12:00pm

We live in dangerous times. Lots of people want to be able to protect themselves and who can blame them?

The News and Observer reports:

NC lawmakers revisit question of guns on campus

The topic of campus safety prompted st...

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A Catholic University in Chicago Boasts High Enrollment of Muslim Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 2:00pm 1/15/2017 at 2:00pm

Benedictine University is a Catholic college but has a surprisingly high number of Muslim students.

The Chicago Tribune reports:

Small Catholic university, big Muslim enrollment try to build bridges

Zainub Fiaz did her homework on Benedictine University before enrolling in the quiet institution in west suburban L...

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Leftists Shut Down Free Speech Event at UC Davis

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 12:30pm 1/15/2017 at 12:30pm
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The College Republicans at UC Davis invited Milo Yiannopoulos and Martin Shkreli to give a talk on campus which was to focus largely on free speech but the event had to be cancelled because leftists protested and authorities feared violence.

This is a perfect example of the

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Pierce College Puyallup Students: Gender Neutral Bathrooms Not Up To Standards

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 10:00am 1/15/2017 at 10:00am
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What so many college administrators don’t understand about the left is that they are never satisfied. Every time you give in, a new list of demands appears.

Campus Reform reported:

Pierce students say new all-gender restrooms not good enough

Students at Pierce College Puyallup are not satisfied with the new all-gender bathrooms on campus,...

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Counseling Services Still Being Offered to Penn State Students Over Election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 8:00am 1/15/2017 at 8:00am

The election was over two months ago but some snowflakes are still experiencing trauma.

The Daily Caller reports:

Penn State Counselors Urge Students To Reach Out To Them After Trump’s Win

Penn State’s Counseling and Psychological Services encouraged students who are emotional over the election of Donald Trump to utilize their services.

Campus newspaper the...

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Report: Students from Wealthy Backgrounds More Likely to Attend Grad School

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/14/2017 at 3:00pm

The report also suggests that wealthier students are more likely to end up in lucrative careers.

From The Atlantic:

Rich Students Go to Graduate School to Get Richer

More Americans are pursuing graduate degrees, but students from wealthier backgrounds are most likely to earn the degrees that pay the most, a new report published...

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Be Sure Not to Say ‘You Guys’ at UW River Falls

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 11:00am 1/14/2017 at 11:00am

UW River Falls has a new ‘Check Yourself’ campaign. Doesn’t that sound fun?

PJ Media reports:

College Declares ‘You Guys’ To Be Offensive

What are they putting in the water in the University of Wisconsin system? On the heels of UW-Madison students trying to get a conservative student organization declared a “hate group,” we...

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‘New Civics’ is Federally Funded Left Wing Indoctrination at Colleges

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 10:30am 1/14/2017 at 10:30am
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On Friday, I posted a Quick Take about ‘New Civics’ based on a story from

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University of Iowa Prepares for Big Budget Cuts

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 9:00am 1/14/2017 at 9:00am

From the sound of this story, these cuts are pretty major. We’re not talking about the campus entertainment fund here.

The Gazette reports:

University of Iowa bracing for big cuts

University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld has directed those in charge of each of his campus’ budget units to start prioritizing and to “be...

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Dissent is Patriotic Again Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 8:30am 1/14/2017 at 8:30am

Have you heard that resisting the president and his administration is suddenly cool again?

There are consequences...

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Report Suggests Colleges Shifting Focus in Civics to Activism and Protests

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 13, 2017 at 1:30pm 1/13/2017 at 1:30pm

This is what is turning our institutions of higher education into training camps for community organizers.

The Washington Times reports:

Protests 101: College civics classes focus more on demonstrations than citizenship

College-level civics courses have been hijacked by a progressive ideology that emphasizes instruction in organizing political movements rather than understanding the American system...

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UC Berkeley Profs Want Chancellor to Cancel Milo Yiannopoulos Visit

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 13, 2017 at 10:30am 1/13/2017 at 10:30am
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Liberals are absolutely terrified of Milo Yiannopoulos. He’s a threat to the current narrative and mono-culture on most campuses.

The College Fix reports:

‘Free speech’: UC Berkeley profs tell chancellor they want Milo appearance canceled

Approximately 100 professors at the University of California Berkeley have signed on...

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