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Students Report Profs to Bias Response Team For Voicing Conservative Views

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 4:00pm 10/2/2016 at 4:00pm

College students in America transformed into Mao’s Red Guard so gradually, I hardly even noticed.

The College Fix reports:

Professors who voiced conservative views reported to university’s bias response team

Two professors who voiced conservative viewpoints at Grand Valley State University in Michigan were reported to the school’s bias response team by students in...

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Rosh Hashanah Message for Pro-Israel College Kids

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Penn State Campaign to Shame Students Over Cultural Appropriation in Halloween Costumes

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 11:00am 10/2/2016 at 11:00am
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Remember when holidays like Halloween were fun? The left has a talent for ruining everything, don’t they?

Campus Reform reports:

Penn State to costume-shame students with poster campaign

Taking a swing at “cultural appropriation,” Penn State’s University Park Undergraduate Association (UPUA) unanimously approved a “We’re a Culture Not a Costume” resolution.

The resolution calls on...

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Duke Creates Safe Space for Men to Contemplate Their ‘Toxic Masculinity’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 8:00am 10/2/2016 at 8:00am

This isn’t fair. Shouldn’t campus feminists have a special place to contemplate their toxicity, too?

FOX News reports:

Duke offers men a ‘safe space’ to contemplate their ‘toxic masculinity’

Duke University is famous for its science and engineering programs, as well as its dominance in college basketball.

Now, it may also become known as a...

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Oberlin Prof. who posted antisemitic memes says she’s a victim of racism

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 6:00pm 10/1/2016 at 6:00pm

You may remember Joy Karega, the Oberlin College Social Justice Writing professor (yes, there is such a position) who, when not helping organize anti-Israel BDS events with Students for a Free Palestine, posted bizarre Jewish conspiracy theories on Facebook.

Like this image of how the Rothschild family controls the world:

Karega also pushed...

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Milo Yiannopolous Event at Florida Atlantic U. Cancelled Over Death Threat

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 12:00pm 10/1/2016 at 12:00pm
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Milo Yiannopolous is challenging the progressive status quo on college campuses and lots of people don’t like it but death threats? Really?

The Daily Caller reports:

Death Threat Prompts Milo Yiannopolous To Cancel Event

A death threat that the FBI deemed “credible” has prompted Milo Yiannopolous to cancel an event at Florida Atlantic University.

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UNC Chapel Hill Marked First Amendment Day With Panel on Safe Spaces

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10:00am 10/1/2016 at 10:00am

Only on a college campus, could the First Amendment be celebrated by talking about the importance of safe spaces.

Campus Reform reported:

UNC student panel praises safe spaces for First Amendment Day

Students at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill marked First Amendment Day with a panel discussion about trigger warnings, safe spaces,...

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Unhinged Progressives Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:30am 10/1/2016 at 8:30am
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We tend to think of safe spaces and other progressive concepts as a joke but no one on the left is laughing. In fact, they’re freaking out.

Conservative students get no concessions.

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Ohio U. President Freaks Out When Students Put Pro-Trump Message on Free Speech Wall

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00am 10/1/2016 at 8:00am

It has been fun to watch the countless meltdowns in academia caused by Trump during this election. The latest instance happened at Ohio University.

The College Fix reports:

Students write ‘Build the wall’ on free speech wall, Ohio U. president freaks out (again)

Pro-Trump sentiments are ‘wrong purpose’ for wall

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Student Trolls U. Michigan by Choosing ‘His Majesty’ as Preferred Pronoun

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 30, 2016 at 5:30pm 9/30/2016 at 5:30pm

Professors at the University of Michigan have been advised to use students’ preferred pronouns so one student struck back in a brilliant way.

FOX News reports:

Michigan student successfully changes preferred pronoun to ‘His Majesty’ on class roster

As Heat Street‘s Politics Editor Jillian Melchior reported this week, a new policy at the University...

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Hillary is Trying to Buy Millennial Votes With Free College

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 30, 2016 at 1:00pm 9/30/2016 at 1:00pm

Hillary Clinton has a major Millennial problem. Simply put, they don’t like her and aren’t excited to vote for her.

So while she’s out on the campaign trail with Bernie Sanders and pushing the idea of free college, she’s essentially trying to buy the Milliennial vote…with your tax dollars.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

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U. Michigan Profs Told to Use Students’ Preferred Pronouns

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:00am 9/30/2016 at 11:00am

The absurdity of gender neutral pronouns has reached the campus of the University of Michigan and professors are being told to comply.

FOX News reports:

University of Michigan professors instructed to stick to ‘preferred pronouns’

The University of Michigan yesterday unveiled a new webpage that allows students to choose their preferred pronouns, including “they”...

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Editorial in Princeton Student Paper Denounces Political Correctness

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 30, 2016 at 8:00am 9/30/2016 at 8:00am

A recent editorial at the Daily Princetonian denounces the trend in higher education to eliminate terms like ‘Freshman’ just because it contains the word man. We need more of this sort of defense of language.

Here’s an excerpt:

Editorial: Save the fresh***

The University guidelines prioritize the anticipated reactions of select individuals over widespread...

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VIDEO: Feminists at Cal State LA Tear Down Flyers for Christina Hoff Sommers Lecture

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 30, 2016 at 7:30am 9/30/2016 at 7:30am
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The Young America’s Foundation chapter at the University of California Los Angeles is hosting a lecture by conservative feminist Christina Hoff Sommers but campus feminists find that offensive and took it upon themselves to tear down campus flyers.

The YAF blog reports:

WATCH: CSULA Feminists Tear Down YAF Fliers for Sommers Lecture

Thursday morning,...

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St. Louis U. Requires Prof to Give Trigger Warning Remarks Before Allen West Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:30pm 9/29/2016 at 6:30pm

St. Louis University is requiring that a professor is given a chance to contextualize Allen West’s remarks before he makes a speech at the school. They’re not calling this a trigger warning, but that’s exactly what it is.

Young America’s Foundation reports:

SLU Requires Professor Speak Before Allen West to ‘Contextualize’ His Remarks

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Former College Administrator Charged for Stealing NY Man’s Trump Signs

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 2:00pm 9/29/2016 at 2:00pm
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A former college administrator was caught stealing a man’s Trump lawn signs in Amherst, NY when the homeowner put up cameras to catch the thief in action.

WIVB News reports:

Local academic admits to stealing Trump campaign signs

If anything, the 2016 presidential election has been divisive, for the candidates and for voters.

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UW Madison Cuts Student Workers’ Hours Over Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 10:30am 9/29/2016 at 10:30am

During the so-called “national debate” over Obamacare, countless people warned that this could happen but no one wanted to hear it. Now it’s a reality. How many of these students do you think voted for Obama?

The Cap Times reports:

UW-Madison cuts student workers’ hours, citing Affordable Care Act

UW-Madison is cutting the work...

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