College Insurrection  (Page 21)

Prof Calls Student’s MAGA Hat an ‘Undeniable Symbol of White Supremacy’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 8:00am 7/11/2019 at 8:00am

This is one of the reasons people are so on edge over politics. One side is repeatedly accusing the other of pure evil.

The College Fix reports:

Professor denounces student’s MAGA hat: ‘Undeniable symbol of white supremacy’

A law professor recently declared in print that a student’s “Make America Great Again” hat constituted “racial...

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Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College: $5 million attorney’s fees may be a floor, not a ceiling

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 9:50pm 7/10/2019 at 9:50pm

In one of the last hearings in local court regarding the Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College case, Lorain County Common Pleas Judge John R. Miraldi heard evidence today on what the college owes in attorney’s fees.

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Employees at Michigan State Must Pay $75 to Attend Multicultural Self-Awareness Event

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/10/2019 at 12:00pm

Have you noticed that the progressive agenda is so popular that it always has to be mandatory?

Campus Reform reports:

MSU employees ‘expected’ to pay $75 for ‘multicultural self-awareness’ workshop

A Michig...

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UCLA Worries Employee May Have Spread Measles in Campus Food Court

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 10:00am 7/10/2019 at 10:00am

Why is it that when California comes up these days, we’re always talking about horrible diseases?

The Los Angeles Times reports:

UCLA employee may have spread measles at campus food court

A UCLA employee who contracted measles may have exposed students and others to the highly contagious disease, according to campus officials.

A university employee...

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Officials at UT Austin Respond to Doxxing Threat Against Incoming Freshmen

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 8:00am 7/10/2019 at 8:00am

When this story broke a couple of weeks ago, I wondered if the school would do anything. It appears they are taking some action.

The College Fix

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U. Florida Student Attacked for Wearing Trump Hat on July 4th

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 2:00pm 7/9/2019 at 2:00pm

They told me if Trump won, violent gangs would attack innocent people in the street and they were right.

The College Fix reports:

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UCLA Prof Found Guilty of Giving U.S. Military Tech Secrets to China

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/9/2019 at 12:00pm

The professor is now facing a prison sentence of over 200 years. Good.

Campus Reform reports:

UCLA prof guilty of conspiring to steal missile secrets for China, could face more than 200 years in prison

A jury found an electrical engineer and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) professor guilty of exporting stolen U.S....

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Law Prof Suggests Portland Needs Federal Intervention Over Antifa Violence

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 10:00am 7/9/2019 at 10:00am

Scalia Law School professor F.H. Buckley thinks the attack on writer Andy Ngo provided a tipping point against Antifa.

He writes at the New York Post:

It’s time for a federal civil rights intervention in Portland

The savage beating of journalist Andy Ngo in Portland by far-left antifa rioters last Saturday shocked everyone. Well,...

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Gibson’s Bakery seeks $9-13 million in attorney’s fees against Oberlin College

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 8, 2019 at 2:30pm 7/8/2019 at 2:30pm

The $11 million compensatory and $33 million punitive damage verdicts won by Gibson’s Bakery and its owners against Oberlin College later were reduced to $25 million under Ohio tort reform caps.

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MA Higher Ed Commissioner to Address Impact of College Closures in Amherst

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 1:30pm 7/7/2019 at 1:30pm

The troubles at Hampshire College are clearly making people nervous. The economy in this part of the state is tied to all of the colleges.

The Daily Hampshire Gazette reports:

Massachusetts education chief to talk college closures in Amherst

The state’s commissioner of higher education is set to visit Amherst for a forum to...

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Hillsdale College Suing U. Missouri for Alleged Mismanagement of Endowment Funds

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 11:30am 7/7/2019 at 11:30am

This battle goes back to the wishes of a donor who willed money to U. Missouri for specific purposes, with the caveat that if they didn’t follow his instructions the money would go to Hillsdale.

ABC 17 News reports:

Michigan college accuses MU of misusing millions in endowment

A Michigan college is accusing the...

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Far Left 2020 Democrat Candidates Lead Among College Students

https://youtu.be/cX7hni-zGD8
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 9:30am 7/7/2019 at 9:30am
https://youtu.be/cX7hni-zGD8

Is anyone surprised by this? When Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren promise free college, they’re speaking to part of their base.

Campus Reform reports:

POLL: Biden may be ahead nationally, but far-left candidates lead the pack on college campuses

A new poll finds that Democrat candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Sen. Elizabeth Warren...

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Former Oberlin College President: “Pay the court’s judgment, don’t fight it; apologize to the Gibson family and to the community”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWRDMxes9m8
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 8:00pm 7/6/2019 at 8:00pm
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Reviewing the intense public relations campaign launched by Oberlin College after the $11 million compensatory and $33 million punitive damage verdicts (later reduced to $25 million under Ohio tort reform caps), I felt an “intervention” by someone who “truly cares” about Oberlin College was needed:

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Former MI Gov Backs Out of Harvard Fellowship After SJW Backlash Over Flint Water Crisis

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 1:30pm 7/6/2019 at 1:30pm

This is all about the fact that Rick Snyder is a Republican. Do you think the Democrat mayor of Flint would have gotten the same treatment?

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Ex-Michigan Governor Out at Harvard

Rick Snyder, the Republican former governor of Michigan, told Harvard University he won’t be heading there for a fellowship...

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UVA College Republicans Angry With Decision of Charlottsville VA to Drop Jefferson’s Birthday

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 11:30am 7/6/2019 at 11:30am

Everyone should be angry about this. American history is being erased before our eyes.

Campus Reform reports:

Charlottesville, Va. scraps Thomas Jefferson’s b-day as paid holiday. UVA College Republicans are livid.

University of Virginia’s College Republicans chapter slammed Charlottesville, Va. Friday for dropping former president and UVA founder Thomas Jefferson’s birthday as a paid...

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Conservative Student Describes Her Experiences at a Small Liberal Arts College

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 9:30am 7/6/2019 at 9:30am

This young woman just graduated from St. Olaf College, which was the site of a campus race hoax a few years ago.

She writes at the College Fix:

Conservative grad shares her story: ‘I’ve spent the last four years defending myself’

I just graduated from St. Olaf College after receiving an education I didn’t...

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Revisionist History Week in Higher Education

https://youtu.be/5eA3ECUX3Bo
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 8:00am 7/6/2019 at 8:00am
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How does someone with such a distorted view of American history keep a job at such a prestigious school?

Maybe it’s because the left controls academia.

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