College Insurrection  (Page 4)

Yale Prof Targeted by Student Mob Given Highest Faculty Honor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xK4MBzp5YwM
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 1:30pm 8/4/2018 at 1:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xK4MBzp5YwM

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...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

http://3o1vag3go95yqxhrk3yk15pv.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/university-of-miami-frat.jpg
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 11:30am 8/4/2018 at 11:30am
http://3o1vag3go95yqxhrk3yk15pv.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/university-of-miami-frat.jpg

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...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

Comments
Permalink
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.

Hosted by the...

Read More...
 
 
 

Resisting the Progressive Agenda Week in Higher Education

https://youtu.be/vofiOCIWnCY
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 8:00am 8/4/2018 at 8:00am
https://youtu.be/vofiOCIWnCY

Academia’s embrace of the far left is starting to get noticed by more people.

The left makes their bias very easy to identify.

Read More...
 
 
 

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

Comments
Permalink
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...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

Comments
Permalink
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...

Read More...
 
 
 

Religious Studies Prof Thinks Christians Should Support Abortion

Comments
Permalink
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...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

Comments
Permalink
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...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

Comments
Permalink
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...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

https://youtu.be/vofiOCIWnCY
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 9:00am 8/2/2018 at 9:00am
https://youtu.be/vofiOCIWnCY

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.

(more…)

 
 
 

Education Department Official Says They Enforce Laws, Not Social Justice

Comments
Permalink
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.

The Education...

Read More...
 
 
 

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

Comments
Permalink
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...

Read More...
 
 
 

Young Democratic Socialists of America Now Has 250 Campus Chapters Nationwide

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T73DVZg824&feature=youtu.be
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/1/2018 at 12:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T73DVZg824&feature=youtu.be

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...

Read More...
 
 
 

Student Suing Pierce College for Blocking Campus Distribution of U.S. Constitution

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 10:00am 8/1/2018 at 10:00am

Several times a year, this becomes an issue on various college campuses. Why?

The College Fix reports:

Lawsuit against college for blocking distribution of U.S. Constitution moves forward

A student at Pierce College in California who claims...

Read More...
 
 
 

Allen West Offers Good Advice to Conservative College Students

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 8:00am 8/1/2018 at 8:00am

Students would be wise to heed West’s words. Left wing students make their beliefs known on campus and so should those on the right.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Allen West to conservative students: ‘Don’t fall back’ when people call you names

Former Rep. Allen West issued a rallying call Tuesday to conservative millennials amid...

Read More...
 
 
 

Two Historians Resigning from UVA Policy Center Over Hiring of Former Trump Official

https://s3.graphiq.com/sites/default/files/5307/media/images/University_of_Virginia-Main_Campus_5686954_i0.jpg
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 12:00pm 7/31/2018 at 12:00pm
https://s3.graphiq.com/sites/default/files/5307/media/images/University_of_Virginia-Main_Campus_5686954_i0.jpg

Some students have been making a fuss over this as well. For the left, no one connected to this administration is acceptable.

The Hill reports:

Two...

Read More...
 
 
 

Dean at U. Georgia Attacked on Twitter for Congratulating a Republican Friend

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 10:00am 7/31/2018 at 10:00am

Professor Charles Davis congratulated his childhood friend for becoming a GOP candidate for governor. Then he was attacked on Twitter.

Campus Reform reports:

UGA Dean attacked on Twitter for having GOP friend

A University of Georgia professor issued an apology to those he had “offended” when he congratulated an old friend on becoming the...

Read More...
 
 
 
Page 4 of 168« First...23456...102030...Last »