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Janet Napolitano Asks Trump Not to Deport California College Students

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Janet Napolitano and another leader in the University of California system made the request in a letter they sent to Trump.

The Mercury News reports:

California college leaders to Trump: Let our students stay

Worried about President-elect Donald Trump’s threats to send 11 million illegal immigrants packing, leaders of the state’s public higher education...

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American U. Students Hold Castro in Higher Regard Than Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/30/2016 at 2:30pm
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This is a horrifying example of just how indoctrinated some students become by left wing sentiments on college campuses. When asked who is worse, Fidel Castro or Donald Trump, many of these students struggle to answer and some of them even defend Castro.

Castro has a decades long record and Trump hasn’t...

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Salem State University Cancels Anti-Trump Art Show Because it Triggers Minorities

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/30/2016 at 12:00pm

Who has had time to create an entire show made up of anti-Trump art? The election was only three weeks ago.

The Daily Caller reports:

University Cancels Anti-Trump Art Show After It Triggers Minorities

Salem State University (SSU) has shut down an election-themed art exhibit after several pieces critical of President-elect Donald Trump...

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Profs Defend and Praise Castro as an Inspiration

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 9:00am 11/30/2016 at 9:00am

If anyone was wondering why so many college students end up becoming indoctrinated members of the left, this serves as an excellent reminder.

The College Fix reports:

Professors praise, defend Castro: ‘Inspiration, remarkable, powerful, complex’

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Did al-Qaeda Inspire Ohio State Attacker?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 5:30pm 11/29/2016 at 5:30pm

On Monday, Ohio State University student Abdul Razak Ali Artan, 18, plowed his car into a crowd of people. He exited the car and stabbed bystanders, injuring eleven people, before a cop shot and killed him.

Authorities have not found a specific motive, but they have started an investigation into Artan’s social...

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Veterans Protest Hampshire College Refusal To Fly American Flag

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/29/2016 at 2:30pm
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This all started last week when some students at Hampshire College took down an American flag on campus and burned it to protest the election of Trump. The school then decided that it would no longer fly the American flag at all.

The news apparently got around and some veterans decided they ...

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Here’s a Map of Colleges Adopting Sanctuary Campus Policies

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/29/2016 at 1:30pm
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Colleges across the country are bending to the demands of students who want them to be sanctuary campuses.

Campus Reform has the story:

MAP: Schools cave to ‘sanctuary campus’ demands

Donald Trump hasn’t even been sworn in yet, but hundreds of universities and colleges are already trying to shield illegal immigrants from his expected...

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Student Leaders at Tufts Reject Free Speech Measure as ‘Unsafe’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 9:00am 11/29/2016 at 9:00am

The whole “I don’t feel safe” thing is obviously sometimes just a ruse. Not safe equals things that progressives don’t like.

The College Fix reports:

Tufts U. student leaders reject free speech measure, call it ‘unsafe’

A sweeping free speech resolution has been rejected by Tufts University’s student government, whose members called the effort...

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Sanctuary Campus Protests Are Being Driven by Soros Funded Group

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 28, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/28/2016 at 1:30pm

The original Dr. Evil is playing a major role in the sanctuary campus protests we’ve seen following Trump’s win. Shocking, isn’t it?

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Soros-Funded Group Pushing ‘Sanctuary Campus’ Anti-Trump Protests

An organization that has received funding from liberal billionaire George Soros is pushing anti-Donald Trump student protests that call for...

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Left Wing Firebrand Cornel West Returning to Harvard

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 28, 2016 at 10:30am 11/28/2016 at 10:30am

People on the left sure seem to have an easy time finding work at America’s best schools.

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Cornel West Will Return to Harvard

Cornel R. West ’74, who left the University nearly 14 years ago to work at Princeton University, is returning to Harvard.

West, a renowned scholar and political activist,...

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Veterans Protest Hampshire College Over Decision to Stop Flying U.S. Flag

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 28, 2016 at 7:30am 11/28/2016 at 7:30am

This is great. Let’s see how Hampshire’s precious snowflakes like being on the receiving end of a protest.

CBS News reports:

Veterans protest Hampshire College decision to stop flying U.S. flag

Veterans protested Sunday at a western Massachusetts college facing criticism from around the country for its decision to stop flying U.S. flags after...

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Colleges Should Stop Fueling Anti-Trump Fire

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/27/2016 at 12:00pm

Criticism is one thing but the anti-Trump hysteria gripping higher education has to stop.

US News and World Report weighed in on this:

Stop Teaching Anti-Trump Bias

Students were numb. Some wept with anxiety. Teachers wrestled with their own pain and blinked back tears...

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Columbia Prof Slams Liberalism and Identity Politics as Narcissistic

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 11:00am 11/27/2016 at 11:00am

This is pretty astounding for a professor at Columbia. He makes an excellent point, too.

The Washington Times reported:

Columbia professor slams ‘narcissistic,’ ‘isolating’ identity liberalism

A humanities professor at Columbia University in New York City says Donald Trump’s presidential win should signal the end of liberal identity politics.

Speaking with NPR Friday morning, Mark...

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Trump’s Victory Has Emboldened Campus Critics of Political Correctness

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 11:00am 11/26/2016 at 11:00am

It looks like the pendulum is already swinging back in the opposite direction on some college campuses.

The American Interest reports:

Right-Wing Inquisitors on Campus

Donald Trump’s upset victory has been hailed by his supporters as an unprecedented repudiation of politically correct ideology on college campuses. For those of us who think that campus...

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Future Leaders of America Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 10:30am 11/26/2016 at 10:30am

Has everyone considered that some of the snowflakes melting down over Trump will be tomorrow’s leaders?

They’re not inspiring confidence.

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Edgewood College Police Investigating Taunt to Trump Protesters as Hate Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 10:15am 11/26/2016 at 10:15am

The language used in a note meant to trigger anti-Trump students may have been crude but hardly warrants an investigation as a hate crime.

Reason reports:

Student’s Reaction to Trump Win: ‘Suck It Up, Pussies.’ Police Are Investigating This Hate Crime.

At Edgewood College, police are investigating a post-it-note that was deemed a “hate...

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U. Florida Frat House Vandalized Over Member Support for Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 8:30am 11/26/2016 at 8:30am

This type of discrimination obviously doesn’t count. Only leftists can be victims.

The Daily Caller reported:

University Of Florida Fraternity House Vandalized After Members Openly Support Trump

The Delta Tau Delta fraternity house at the University of Florida was vandalized with swastikas and Donald Trump references over the weekend.

In response to the group of...

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