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Free Speech for Barbara Bush-Bashing Fresno State Prof?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 9:00am 4/19/2018 at 9:00am
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A Fresno State professor named Randa Jarrar commented on Twitter following the death of former first lady Barbara Bush, “Barbara Bush was a generous and smart and amazing racist who, along with her husband, raised a war criminal. [expletive] outta here with your nice words.”

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Over 50 Student Groups at NYU Pledge to Boycott Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 8:00am 4/19/2018 at 8:00am

Israel is the only nation in the region that protects the rights of women and the LGBT community, a fact campus progressives seem to always dismiss.

Campus Reform reports:

More than 50 NYU groups pledge to boycott Israel

More than 50 student groups at New York University have pledged to boycott Israeli goods and...

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Duke Students Who Disrupted President’s Speech Upset About Being Booed by Alums

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/18/2018 at 12:00pm

This happened a few days ago. The students who tried to take over an event are now trying to play the victims.

The College Fix reports:

Duke protesters upset THEY were scolded, say alumni at event should have been rebuked

In another example of how pretentious the modern college generation can be, the protesters...

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Hate Crime Charge Dropped Against Cornell Student

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 10:00am 4/18/2018 at 10:00am

This student, from Toronto, was facing deportation for a hate crime. He got community service instead.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

Prosecutor Drops Hate Crime Charge, Cornell Student Sentenced to 75 Hours of Community Service

John P. A. Greenwood ’20 struck a plea deal with the county’s top prosecutor on Tuesday and agreed to...

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UC Merced Student Senate Apologizes for Funding ‘Hateful’ College Republicans

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 8:00am 4/18/2018 at 8:00am

The left does now want to have a discussion. They want to completely eliminate their political opponents.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Student senate apologizes for funding ‘hateful views’ of College Republicans

Members of the Associated Students at University of California, Merced are apologizing for their prior inaction against the UC Merced College Republicans.

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Harvard Student Arrested for Streaking While Allegedly High on Drugs

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/17/2018 at 12:00pm

The student is from Africa and police had to use force in the arrest, so you know where this is headed.

The Daily Caller reports:

Harvard Student Arrested Butt Naked And Booming Out Of His Mind [VIDEO]

A naked Harvard student was arrested for disorderly conduct Friday.

Selorm Ohene, 21, a math major originally from...

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College Drops Charges Against Conservative Student Who Exposed Prof’s Liberal Bias

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 10:00am 4/17/2018 at 10:00am

The student put up flyers documenting a professor’s claim that conservative students are miserable to work with.

Campus Reform reports:

College drops disciplinary charges against conservative student

Siena College has dropped charges against a student who posted hundreds of flyers to raise awareness of the hostility conservatives face from professors.

Zachary Butler, a junior studying...

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CUNY Students Who Disrupted Talk by Conservative Prof Face No Punishment

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 8:00am 4/17/2018 at 8:00am
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Professor Jacobson documented this entire incident. Once again, the left is rewarded for bad behavior.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Via email on Sunday, Mary Lu Bilek, dean of the law school, said that the protest was reasonable because the disruptions ended relatively early in the time frame of the appearance.

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Prof Fired After FOX News Appearance Sues School for Civil Rights Violation

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 16, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/16/2018 at 12:00pm
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Lisa Durden was fired from her job at Essex County College following an appearance on the Tucker Carlson show during which she defended the idea of a racially segregated event. Now she’s suing.

The College Fix reports:

Professor fired for defending blacks-only BLM event sues college for violating her civil rights

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Hobart and William Smith President Resigns Over Alleged Plagiarism

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 16, 2018 at 10:00am 4/16/2018 at 10:00am

This is a serious charge in the academic world. Interesting that this story broke through anonymous leaks.

The New York Post reports:

College president resigns amid dissertation plagiarism claim

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Reed College Changing Humanities Course to Please Social Justice Warriors

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 16, 2018 at 8:00am 4/16/2018 at 8:00am
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Students have been protesting this course for months. Now the school is caving to them.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Diversifying a Classic Humanities Course

Reed College announced major changes to its signature humanities course Wednesday, months after student protesters charged that...

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Thomas Jefferson Statue Vandalized at University He Founded

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 1:30pm 4/15/2018 at 1:30pm

If the UVA vandals who did this have such a problem with Thomas Jefferson, they should be forced to leave the school and find a more acceptable place to get a degree.

The Washington Examiner reports:

‘Racist + Rapist’: Thomas Jefferson statue vandalized at UVA

Thomas Jefferson can’t catch a break— even on his...

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Scripps College Postpones Then Desegregates ‘No Whites’ Pool Party

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 11:30am 4/15/2018 at 11:30am

This stupid idea is turning into a public relations nightmare. You would think someone at the school would have thought about how bad it looked.

The Claremont Independent reports:

Scripps College Pool Party Desegregated

Update: The pool party has now been postponed. Scripps College President Lara Tiedens sent out the following email to students...

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Duke Students Interrupt University President’s Speech, Get Booed

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 9:30am 4/15/2018 at 9:30am

These students deserved to get booed. No one was at the event to hear them talk.

The College Fix reports:

Duke student protesters interrupt school president’s speech, get booed off stage

Protesters at Duke University crashed President V...

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Marquette Launches PR Campaign to Challenge Suspended Conservative Prof

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 1:30pm 4/14/2018 at 1:30pm

This professor has been suspended since 2014 for a blog post they didn’t like. The school is actually devoting space on their website to challenge him.

Campus Reform reports:

Marquette devotes website, ads to disputing conservative prof

Marquette University has launched a public relations blitz as the Wisconsin Supreme Court prepares to hear the...

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Scripps College Hosts ‘No Whites Allowed’ Pool Party

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 11:30am 4/14/2018 at 11:30am

How is this even legal? It’s blatant discrimination based on race.

The College Fix reports:

College hosts no-whites-allowed pool party

A private college in California will be hosting a pool party later today at which white people will be excluded, with only “people who identify as POC” permitted to attend.

“POC” stands for “person of...

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Christina Hoff Sommers: The Free Speech Crisis on Campus is Real

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 9:30am 4/14/2018 at 9:30am
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In a new video, Christina Hoff Sommers discusses the free speech crisis on college campuses, citing her own experience and that of others. She defies the liberal narrative, which declares that the crisis is imagined.

Watch it all below:

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