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Loyola U. Maryland Deems America Themed Parties Divisive

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 11:00am 11/22/2016 at 11:00am

Perhaps Loyola should relocate to another nation. You know, one that isn’t so offensive or divisive.

The Washington Times reported:

Maryland college calls ‘America’-themed parties ‘divisive and harmful’

Students at Loyola University Maryland were recently pressured to abort plans for an “America”-themed party over concerns they might “oppress” others.

An annual “Senior 200s” celebration organized...

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Infantilized College Campuses Are a Threat to America’s Future

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 3:00pm 11/21/2016 at 3:00pm
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The behavior we’ve witnessed on college campuses since the election has been entertaining but it’s actually a very serious problem. This essay by Hillsdale College Professor David Whalen is correct.

From the Daily Signal:

How Infantilized Campuses Threaten Our Nation’s Future

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UNH Official Facebook Page Caught Asking Students to Protest Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/21/2016 at 12:00pm

Would it surprise you to learn that it was the Facebook page for the Women’s Studies department? The University of New Hampshire has since apologized.

The Daily Caller reports:

Public University Asks Students To Protest Trump

he University of New Hampshire (UNH) has issued an apology after one of its official Facebook pages was...

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“Why I was arrested and thrown in jail by George Mason U. police”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 10:00am 11/21/2016 at 10:00am
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Oleg Atbashian is the creator of the satirical political website The People’s Cube, which eventually spawned the satirical political website iOwnTheWorld.

Atbashian was born in the former Soviet Union and knows the evils of censorship and unchecked government power all too well. As we mentioned in a recent post, he was arrested...

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CUNY Employee Complains About Making $100K For Doing Nothing

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 9:00am 11/21/2016 at 9:00am

What a horrible problem this man has. Isn’t this a little embarrassing for City University of New York?

The New York Post reports:

CUNY staffer complains about earning $100K for ‘zero work’

He gets paid nearly $100,000 a year by CUNY, but has “zero work” to do — and he’s sick of it.

Harendra “Harold”...

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UVA Police Officer Forced to Resign for Shouting ‘Make America Great Again’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 6:00pm 11/20/2016 at 6:00pm

The officer shouted the phrase at a bunch of triggered students on election night. Hero.

The College Fix reports:

U. Virginia police officer shouts ‘Make America great again,’ forced to resign

A University of Virginia police officer has resigned for “abuse of a PA system” after he shouted “Make America great again” at students...

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Students Get Naked at Harvard Yale Football Game For Some Reason

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/20/2016 at 1:30pm
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These students made a rather cheeky decision. Sorry, I couldn’t resist.

The New York Post reports:

A whole lot of college butts delayed Harvard-Yale game

This time of year, everyone likes to ask out loud what the best rivalry in college football is. Auburn-Alabama? Ohio State-Michigan? Yet no one seems to discuss Harvard-Yale. “The...

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Settlement Reached in Lawsuit Over Trump University

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 7:30am 11/20/2016 at 7:30am

Trump is wise to get this out of the way before he’s sworn in. It could have been a distraction.

NBC News reports:

$25 Million Settlement Reached in Trump University Lawsuit

Donald Trump has agreed to a $25 million settlement to end the fraud cases against his now-defunct Trump University, New York’s attorney general...

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Profs Call Founding Fathers ‘Terrorists,’ Dispute America’s Founding

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/19/2016 at 4:00pm

This is part of the reason Trump won. Liberal academics don’t know it yet but they’ll find out in time.

People have had it with this garbage.

The College Fix reports:

Professors call Founding Fathers ‘terrorists,’ founding ideals a ‘fabrication’

A humanities course currently taught at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs teaches that the...

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Conservative College President Being Considered for Trump’s Education Secretary

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 11:00am 11/19/2016 at 11:00am
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Larry Arnn is the president of Hillsdale College. Liberal heads will explode over this.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Conservative college president considered for education secretary

Hillsdale College President Larry Arnn is being considered by President-elect Donald Trump to head the Department of Education in his new administration.

“Names fly around at light speed. Mine is...

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White Students at Pomona College Launch Club for ‘Deconstructing Our Whiteness’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 9:00am 11/19/2016 at 9:00am
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Liberals have gotten to the point where they’re even calling themselves racists.

Campus Reform reports:

White students create ‘deconstructing whiteness’ club at Pomona

White students at Pomona College have launched a new student group dedicated to “owning our racism” and “deconstructing our whiteness.”

The organization—which calls itself “We’ve Got Work To Do: White People for...

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Arrested Development Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 8:30am 11/19/2016 at 8:30am

If nothing else, the last two weeks have shown average Americans that higher education in our country is rapidly devolving into kindergarten for young adults.

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Vassar Election Reaction: “students gathered for an impromp­tu primal scream”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2016 at 3:00pm 11/18/2016 at 3:00pm

We’ve seen some *impressive* student reactions to the election of Donald Trump.

But the reaction of students at Vassar College appears to be our first “primal scream.”

The student newspaper reported:

By the end of election night, Vas­sar campus was filled with faces of somber disbelief. Social media outlets were flooded with indignant outcries...

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Students Declare Syracuse University a Sanctuary Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/18/2016 at 1:30pm
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To accept this premise, you have to first agree that the students have the authority to make such a declaration, which they don’t.

Syracuse.com reports:

1,000 students declare Syracuse University, SUNY ESF a ‘sanctuary campus’

About 1,000 students and community members declared Syracuse University and neighboring SUNY ESF a “sanctuary campus,” safe from the...

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Jesse Jackson Leads Student Walkout Over Trump at U. Michigan

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2016 at 10:30am 11/18/2016 at 10:30am
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You knew the Reverend Jesse Jackson was going to get in on all this anti-Trump protesting, didn’t you?

The Michigan Daily reports:

Students hold walkout with Rev. Jesse Jackson demanding University action...

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Post-Election Harvard Crimson Editorial Addresses Lack of Ideological Diversity on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2016 at 7:30am 11/18/2016 at 7:30am

This is the most rational response to the election in higher education I’ve seen so far. In fact, maybe the only one.

Kudos to The Crimson:

Elephant and Man at Harvard

As students and professors continue to take stock of the results of Tuesday’s election, the ideological uniformity of much of Harvard’s population will...

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Oberlin College halted purchases from Gibson’s Bakery targeted by #BlackLivesMatter, but may reconsider

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 9:30pm 11/17/2016 at 9:30pm
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Oberlin College certainly is an “exciting” place to be these days.

Oberlin just fired a professor after antisemitic Facebook posts, students are petitioning to become a sanctuary campus, and the President of Oberlin just circulated an email about antisemitic vandalism at an unnamed professor’s house.

That come just after calls from Black Lives Matters...

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