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Poll Finds 58 Percent of Students Think ‘Intolerant’ Ideas Should be Kept Off Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 10:30am 10/12/2017 at 10:30am

Intolerant is liberal speak for anything that doesn’t line up with what liberals believe.

The Daily Caller reports:

POLL: 58 Percent Of College Kids Think ‘Intolerant’ Ideas Shouldn’t Be On Campus

The majority of conservative and liberal college students believe that they shouldn’t be in a campus environment where there are “intolerant or offensive...

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Columbia Students Protest British Speaker Critical of Increased Islamic Immigration in EU

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7:30am 10/12/2017 at 7:30am

The speaker was appearing by Skype but that didn’t stop the protesters.

The New York Post reports:

Protesters stop British nationalist speech at Columbia

Protesters opposing a speech by a controversial British nationalist at Columbia University Tuesday chanted “NYPD, KKK, how many kids have you killed today,” according to Facebook footage of the event.

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UC Raises Tuition While Spending Tens of Millions on Extravagant Pensions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/11/2017 at 1:30pm

As a smart man once said, something that can’t go on forever, won’t. How is this sustainable?

The College Fix reports:

University of California hands out massive pensions, hits students with higher tuition

The University of California 10-campus system is spending upwards of tens of millions of dollars on increasingly generous pensions for faculty,...

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Drexel U Prof Placed on Leave for Inflammatory Las Vegas Comments

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 10:30am 10/11/2017 at 10:30am
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We wrote about the professor’s comments last week. Now he has been placed on leave.

The Daily Caller reports:

Drexel Puts Tenured ‘White Genocide’ Prof On Leave After He Blamed Vegas Massacre On White People

Drexel University put a tenured...

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Protesters at TSU Law School Shout Down Congressman at Conservative Student Event

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 10:00am 10/11/2017 at 10:00am
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The Federalist Society at Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law invited Republican State Rep. Briscoe Cain to speak about his experiences in the Texas legislature. Unfortunately, a group of protesters took it upon themselves to decide Briscoe shouldn’t be allowed to speak.

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Petition Demands Immigration Debate Be Cancelled at Seattle U. Law School

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 7:30am 10/11/2017 at 7:30am

The left does not want to debate the issues. They believe they are right and don’t want anyone questioning them.

Bloomberg’s Big Law Business Blog reports:

Seattle Law School Latest Flashpoint Over Campus Speech (Updated)

An immigration debate at Seattle University School of Law is the latest front for the hot-button issue of campus...

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U. Michigan President Hid Emails in Which He Insulted Campus Trump Supporters

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/10/2017 at 1:30pm
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Can you imagine how difficult it must be to be a college student who supports Trump in our current academic environment?

The Daily Caller reports:

University Of Michigan President Insults Trump Supporters In Emails He Tried To Hide

The president of the taxpayer-funded University of Michigan, Mark Schlissel, wrote in an email that he...

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Fraternity Members Earn More After School, Despite Having Lower Grades

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 10:30am 10/10/2017 at 10:30am

The unfair fraternity stereotype is a football watching, beer chugging jock who is uninterested in much else. But they tend to do better than others after graduation.

Bloomberg reports:

The Fraternity Paradox: Lower GPA, Higher Incomes

Tragedies at college fraternities never seem to be out of the spotlight for very long.

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U. Oregon Students Shut Down Speech by University President

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 8:30am 10/10/2017 at 8:30am

University of Oregon President Michael Schill was supposed to deliver a speech last week about a $50 million dollar gift to the school. Before he could even take the stage, the event was taken over by student protesters.

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Student Describing Himself as ‘Karl Marx’ Stabs Campus Group’s Free Speech Ball

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 7:30am 10/10/2017 at 7:30am

We’ve reached the point where the left sees free speech as a bad thing. Young Americans for Liberty were circulating a ‘free speech ball’ at UC San Diego and a student who had signed his name ‘Karl Marx’ stabbed it.

The College Fix reports:

Student calling himself ‘Karl Marx’ stabs YAL’s free speech...

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College Republicans’ Trump Pence Mural Vandalized at U. Minnesota

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 9, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/9/2017 at 1:30pm
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The students who vandalized it claimed it made them feel unsafe. So dumb.

The College Fix reports:

U. Minnesota snowflakes don’t like College Republicans’ mural, so they vandalize it

The Washington Avenue Bridge plays host to many different “Paint the Bridge” murals by University of Minnesota students, usually with the bridge “panels” containing messages...

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U. Wisconsin Will Now Punish Students Who Shut Down Speeches

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 9, 2017 at 10:30am 10/9/2017 at 10:30am
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It’s about time a school did this. Hopefully, it’s the beginning of a trend.

The Associated Press reports:

University of Wisconsin approves protest punishment policy

University of Wisconsin System leaders approved a policy Friday that calls for suspending and expelling students who disrupt campus speeches and presentations, saying students need to listen to all...

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Student Group at Dartmouth Wants Punishment for Those Who Report Illegals

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 9, 2017 at 7:30am 10/9/2017 at 7:30am
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According to these students, reporting a crime is a punishable act. Insanity.

The Daily Caller reports:

Dartmouth Student Group Demands Punishment For Students Who Report This Crime

A student group wants Dartmouth College to punish those who report illegal immigrant students, according to a poster from the group uploaded Friday.

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Study Finds Diversity Educators Are Burning Out Due to Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/8/2017 at 1:30pm

This reads like something out of the Onion but it’s real.

The Daily Caller reports:

Professors: ‘Diversity Educators’ Suffer From Burnout Due To Microaggressions

So-called “Diversity Educators” are suffering from burnout due to the “emotional weight” of their jobs, according to a recent academic journal article published this week in the Journal of Student...

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Harvard Adds ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Day to Columbus Day on School Calendar

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 11:30am 10/8/2017 at 11:30am
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It’s now a dual holiday. How long do you think it’ll take them to drop Columbus?

The College Fix reports:

Harvard adds ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Day’ to school calendar

Harvard has added a new holiday to its calendar, one that seeks to recognize “...

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VIDEO: Berkeley Students Protest Midterm Exam, Accuse Prof. of White Privilege

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 9:30am 10/8/2017 at 9:30am
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A small group of students at UC Berkeley recently protested a midterm exam. They accused the professor of not checking his privilege and seemed angry at other students for not siding with them.

They were clearly trying to tie the situation to race and immigration but the whole thing was so ridiculous...

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Pro-Trump Ohio State Student Senator Defies Preferred Pronoun Demand

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 9:00am 10/8/2017 at 9:00am
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This young man shows there is some hope for the future. Give ’em hell, Nick!

Red Alert Politics reports:

Pro-Trump Student Senator trolls OSU government, won’t put gender pronoun on name tag

Nick Davis is becoming a thorn in the side of the Ohio State University student government by not participating in the organization’s...

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