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Elizabeth Warren Calls Criminal Justice System ‘Racist’ During Talk at University

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 6, 2018 at 8:00am 8/6/2018 at 8:00am

Warren was speaking at Dillard University in New Orleans, a historically black college, when she made the comment.

The Philadelphia Tribune reports:

Warren at Black university: Criminal justice system ‘racist’

Speaking Friday at a historically Black university, potential Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren delivered what she called “the hard truth about our criminal justice...

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Free Tuition Program in New York State Causing Confusion Among Officials and Students

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Very few people seem to understand the guidelines and rules for this program.

The Daily Caller reports:

Financial Aid Officers Fed Up Regarding Confusion Over New York’s Free College Program

State University of New York (SUNY) financial aid officers are fed up over the confusion and lack of clarity from the government surrounding the...

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University Study Finds Trump Voters Are Unfairly Misrepresented

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 12:30pm 8/5/2018 at 12:30pm
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Amazingly, this study was done by a professor at Columbia.

Campus Reform reports:

STUDY: Researchers falsely frame Trump supporters as racists

A new study finds that much of the research conducted on President Trump’s voters is marred by prejudicial designs, distorted data, and outright misrepresentation of Trump’s words.

Led by Musa al-Gharbi, a Columbia University...

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University in Canada Adds Seven New Mental Health Counselors, Students Demand More

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 10:30am 8/5/2018 at 10:30am

The students claim the new counselors don’t reflect the diversity of the student body. It’s never enough.

The College Fix reports:

University adds seven new mental health counselors; students still demand more

A university’s addition of several new mental health counselors has nevertheless left students unsatisfied, with a campus activist leader demanding that the...

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Yale Prof Targeted by Student Mob Given Highest Faculty Honor

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 1:30pm 8/4/2018 at 1:30pm
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A few years ago, Nicholas Christakis was targeted by a mob of social justice warriors on campus. Now he’s getting an award.

The College Fix reports:

Once targeted by student mob, Yale professor is given university’s highest honor

A Yale professor who was at the center of campus racial controversy several years ago has...

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U. Miami Claims to Support Free Speech But Requires Advance Notice and Clearance

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You can have all the free speech you want, just fill out these forms and wait two business days.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Code Red: Speech only approved after ‘assessment’ at University of Miami

The University of Miami, a private university in Coral Gables, Fla., holds a red speech code rating, according to the...

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UCLA Pays Students to Promote Social Justice With Funds From Student Fees

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 9:30am 8/4/2018 at 9:30am

Students are effectively financing the social justice ‘jobs’ of other students. Is that fair?

Campus Reform reports:

UCLA makes students pay classmates to promote ‘social justice’

The University of California-Los Angeles has hired 18 students at $13 per hour to combat “social injustices” and “privilege and oppression” following a semester-long recruitment campaign.

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Resisting the Progressive Agenda Week in Higher Education

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 8:00am 8/4/2018 at 8:00am
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Academia’s embrace of the far left is starting to get noticed by more people.

The left makes their bias very easy to identify.

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Diversity Survey Finds Student Government at American U. Not Diverse Enough

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 3, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/3/2018 at 12:00pm

The diversity of the student government seems to be more important than what they actually do. The survey found that the group was diverse, but it’s just not enough.

The College Fix reports:

First ‘diversity survey’ pushes student government to increase inclusivity ef...

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Case Western Reserve U. Students Can Now Choose From 20 Gender Identities on Forms

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 3, 2018 at 10:00am 8/3/2018 at 10:00am

Imagine the time and energy that went into compiling these gender identities and determining which ones belonged on the approved list.

Cleveland.com reports:

Case Western Reserve University students can choose gender identity on university forms

Case Western Reserve University’s updated student information system will allow students to indicate gender identity.

University applications and forms can...

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Religious Studies Prof Thinks Christians Should Support Abortion

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 3, 2018 at 8:00am 8/3/2018 at 8:00am

This reinforces the idea that leftism is a religion unto itself.

Campus Reform reports:

Religion prof argues that Christians should support abortion

A religious studies professor in North Carolina claims that “trusting women to make abortion dec...

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Complaints to Bias Response Team at U. Michigan Often Target Professors

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/2/2018 at 12:00pm

This is what happens when you create an environment that encourages people to snitch on each other.

The College Fix reports:

Complaints filed with UMich Bias Response Team often target professors

Classroom discussions — and in particular complaints about pr...

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Student Can’t Get Straight Answer on School’s ‘Free Speech Zone’ Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 10:00am 8/2/2018 at 10:00am

This is happening at a public school, so technically, the entire campus is a free speech zone.

Campus Reform reports:

College hangs up on student asking about free speech policy

School officials at a public community college in Texas are refusing to clarify the details of its controversial free speech policy despite repeated...

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Jordan Peterson: Increasingly, People Are Being Taught by Ideologues Not Educators

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 9:00am 8/2/2018 at 9:00am
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Last month, we featured a video Professor Jordan Peterson did for Prager University about how “dangerous people” are teaching your children. In some of his recent interviews, he has expanded that idea and explained more about the thinking behind it.

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Education Department Official Says They Enforce Laws, Not Social Justice

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 8:00am 8/2/2018 at 8:00am

This is one of the reasons the left goes crazy at the mere mention of Betsy DeVos.

The Daily Caller reports:

Education Department” ‘We Are Law Enforcement Officials, Not… Social Justice People’

A top Department of Education official described his office’s duty as one of “law enforcement” and not “social justice” on Monday.

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Social Justice Warriors Have Finally Come for the Comedy Classic ‘Animal House’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 3:00pm 8/1/2018 at 3:00pm

The 1978 classic film ‘Animal House’ turned 40 years old last weekend, if you can believe it. Since its release, it has stood the test of time as the college comedy which defined the genre. Even when it was originally released, it was considered provocative, but back then America had a...

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Young Democratic Socialists of America Now Has 250 Campus Chapters Nationwide

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/1/2018 at 12:00pm
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Academia’s embrace of the far left is no secret. This is all part of the long game they’re playing.

Campus Reform reports:

Democratic Socialists set up shop on campuses nationwide

The Young Democratic Socialists of America organization now claims to have more than 250 chapters on campuses across the country, a dramatic increase from...

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