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Trump Steadfastness on Kavanaugh Wins Over Some Never-Trump Conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 8:40pm 10/6/2018 at 8:40pm
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Some of Trump’s harshest critics have been people on the right who identify as “Never-Trump” conservatives.

But his record on the economy, judicial appointments and foreign policy is starting to change the minds of some. And Trump’s steadfast defense of Brett Kavanaugh sealed the deal.

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Study Finds Conservative and Libertarian Profs Shunned by Elite Law Schools

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 10, 2018 at 12:00pm 9/10/2018 at 12:00pm

Academia loves diversity, except for ideological diversity. It’s the students who ultimately lose here.

Campus Reform reports:

No. 2 ranked U.S. law school study finds conservative profs shunned by elite schools

A study by a researcher at Stanford University , the No. 2 ranked...

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/26/2018 at 9:00pm

After my October 12, 2017, post Legal Insurrection is 9 years old, and filled with dread, a reader emailed me, seeking advice on what he could do to “advance freedom”:

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Conservative Prof Returning to Marquette After Legal Victory

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 10:00am 8/21/2018 at 10:00am

This battle has been going on for four years. Congrats to John McAdams for his return to work.

The College Fix reports:

Conservative professor fired for blog post will return to classroom after legal victory

It’s been a long time coming, but Marquette University professor John McAdams is returning to the classroom after an...

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Study Finds Conservative Students Self-Censor for Liberal Professors

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

Who can blame students for doing this? It’s worth it to avoid the hassle.

Campus Reform reports:

STUDY: Conservative students feel pressure to self-censor

A new study reveals that conservative college students cope with left-leaning professors by self-censoring during class discussions and parroting their professors’ political views on homework assignments.

The study, “Students’ Religiosity and...

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New Study Finds Law Schools Are Biased Against Conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 10:00am 8/7/2018 at 10:00am

A lack of ideological balance in any area of study is bad for the country as a whole.

The College Fix reports:

Law schools are biased against conservatives: Study

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Allen West Offers Good Advice to Conservative College Students

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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...

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UCLA Won’t Tell Conservative Prof Why He Was Fired Last Year

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 9:30am 7/29/2018 at 9:30am

Did he deny climate change? Maybe he misused a pronoun.

The College Fix reports:

UCLA fired a conservative professor last year. It’s still refusing to tell him why.

Today marks the one-year anniversary of professor Keith Fink’s filing of a grievance over his ousting from UCLA—an ousting UCLA remains silent about despite multiple requests...

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U. Minnesota Alumnus Yanks Support Over Censorship Of Ben Shapiro, Conservative Students

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 12:00pm 7/25/2018 at 12:00pm
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This is not the first person to do this, either. Here’s an excerpt from a press release we received from the Young America’s Foundation:

Another University Of Minnesota Alumnus Yanks Support Over Censorship Of Ben Shapiro, Conservative Students

Following the University of Minnesota’s second-class treatment of conservative students, another alumnus has announced he’s...

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SUNY Albany Hosted Only Two Conservative Speakers in 2017-2018 School Year

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 11:30am 7/14/2018 at 11:30am

Tell us more about how liberal bias in academia is just a myth.

Campus Reform reports:

SUNY Albany only hosted two conservative speakers last year

A Campus Reform survey of the official State University of New York at Albany events revealed that the school only hosted two conservative speakers during the entire 2017-2018...

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Conservative Student Groups Sue U. Minnesota for Moving Ben Shapiro Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 8:00am 7/5/2018 at 8:00am
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Why is there a crisis every time Ben Shapiro is scheduled to speak on a college campus?

CBS News reports:

Conservative groups sue university for moving Ben Shapiro speech

Conservative groups are suing the University of Minnesota, arguing that the school violated their free speech rights by moving a conservative speaker to its smaller...

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Trump Voters Now Being Targeted by Liberals in Media

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 6:00pm 6/27/2018 at 6:00pm
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CNN’s Wolf Blitzer recently took offense when Trump called the media an enemy of the American people. “We love the American people” Blitzer said in response. But if that’s true, they sure have a funny way of showing it.

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Colombia Rejects Socialism and Elects a Conservative President

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 9:00am 6/20/2018 at 9:00am
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The nation of Colombia just elected conservative candidate Ivan Duque as its new president. We always try to be careful with terms like conservative and liberal when it comes to world news because they have very different meanings in other countries. However, most media outlets are describing Duque as...

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Indiana U. Bloomington Hosted Only Four Conservatives in 2016-2017 School Year

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 15, 2018 at 10:00am 6/15/2018 at 10:00am

There were over 100 speaking events and just four of them featured conservatives. What bias?

Campus Reform reports:

Liberal speakers outnumbered conservatives 11-1 at Indiana U

A Campus Reform analysis reveals that Indiana University, Bloomington (IUB) hosted just four conservative speakers during the 2016-17 academic year.

Overall, IUB’s official calendar includes 117 events featuring speakers...

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Boston University Hosted Only Three Conservative Speakers in 2016-2017 School Year

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 11, 2018 at 10:00am 6/11/2018 at 10:00am

There is no political balance in academia, as we’ve pointed out many times before.

Campus Reform reports:

Boston University hosted just 3 conservative speakers in 2016-17

A Campus Reform survey of official events at Boston University found that the institution hosted only three conservative speakers during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Campus Reform examined a total...

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Conservative Student Group at Baylor Alleges School is Stalling Recognition Process

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 11:30am 6/9/2018 at 11:30am

This is easy to believe because we’ve seen it happen at other schools.

Campus Reform reports:

Baylor leaves conservative group in limbo for 18+ weeks

Conservative students at Baylor University are claiming that the school is intentionally stalling the formal recognition process for a group they are trying...

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My Column About a Conservative ‘Saturday Night Live’ Provoked Quite a Reaction

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 10:00am 6/9/2018 at 10:00am

As someone who has worked in professional theater, I am bothered by the nearly monolithic liberal views presented by the entertainment industry. I also find it troubling that Saturday Night Live has become more of a political weapon for the left than a comedy show.

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