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Real Life: Sharpton Rally Attendees Summon the “Black Jesus”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 12:10pm 12/14/2014 at 12:10pm

Yesterday, as they often do, thousands of protesters descended on Washington, DC to protest police brutality against black men. The rally, led by Al Sharpton and attended by high-profile activists in the black community, focused on promoting a “black agenda,” and railed against the typical enemies of the progressive community: the...

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Berkeley protesters bum rush stage, shut down speech because #Ferguson

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 10:00am 12/14/2014 at 10:00am
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Does it really matter who it was?

Could have been anyone.

It was Peter Thiel, the founder of PayPal. And no, it wasn’t because of the high fees.

Via The Blaze:

Billionaire investor and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel was forced offstage at the University of California, Berkeley, on Wednesday after Ferguson and Eric...

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Cornell Univ. Police Chief apologizes for saying #AllLivesMatter instead of #BlackLivesMatter

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 12, 2014 at 6:41pm 12/12/2014 at 6:41pm

College Insurrection and others recently reported how the President of Smith College apologized to the student body for using the term “All Lives Matter” rather than “Black Lives Matter.”

A Cornell engineering student just tweeted to me about a similar statement from the Chief of the Cornell University Police, Kathy Zoner, in...

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UCLA law students traumatized by exam question about Ferguson

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 12, 2014 at 5:57pm 12/12/2014 at 5:57pm
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You thought it was bad that law students at Columbia, Harvard, Georgetown and Berkeley demanded exam delays because of the failure of grand juries to indict in the killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner?

Sit down.

Harvey Silverglate, civil liberties lawyer and co-founder of the FIRE, tweets a link to a Volokh...

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It’s their law school and they’ll cry if they want to

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 12, 2014 at 8:30am 12/12/2014 at 8:30am
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As we reported, a wide range of Harvard Law School students, represented by over a dozen student groups, issued a set of demands to HLS administrators in light of the failures of grand juries...

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“Any man on campus is at risk”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 5:00pm 12/11/2014 at 5:00pm

I was in New York City yesterday, and was fortunate to appear on the Steve Malzberg Show on Newsmax TV.

We talked about the Rolling Stone campus rape controversy, as well as the interference of anti-Israel activists in Ferguson.

We also talked about my National Review column, Mothers Must Speak Up for Their...

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Harvard Law students also demand exam delay due to Ferguson and Garner

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 8, 2014 at 5:15pm 12/8/2014 at 5:15pm

Columbia University Law School has granted exam extensions to students who feel under stress due to the failure of Grand Juries to indict in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

Now students at my alma mater, Harvard Law School, are demanding similar treatment, as well as excoriating the HLS administration...

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Columbia Law School Falls Down the #Ferguson Rabbit Hole

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 8, 2014 at 1:46pm 12/8/2014 at 1:46pm

The slacktivists at Columbia Law School have found a new way to exploit the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner to the very convenient benefit of race card hustlers everywhere—

they’re canceling finals.

That’s right. One of the finest law schools in the country is allowing the collective #outrage...

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#PoliceLivesMatter too

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 7:15pm 12/7/2014 at 7:15pm
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Yes, I agree that #BlackLivesMatter. So do all other lives, including the lives of police (of all races) who keep us from the abyss.

Remember Officer David Smith never lived to tell about enraged perp who stole his service gun.

Someone started a hashtag, #PoliceLivesMatter.

Seems worth retweeting some of these tweets, don’t...

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#BlackoutHollywood Demonstrators Stage Protest after Police Shootings

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 5:45pm 12/7/2014 at 5:45pm

Professor Jacobson may be taking a much needed sanity break from the Saturday Night Card game, but the social justice warriors continue to draw from the bottom of the deck.

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Politifact debunks obviously ‘shopped photo (that no one believed was real)

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 7:09pm 12/4/2014 at 7:09pm

The photograph featured above surfaced shortly after a grand jury in Missouri refused to indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown. In a sea of memes, photoshops, and Twitter commentary, the picture went viral alongside its companion photograph (courtesy of Politifact):

Two different photographs, one very clearly...

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#Ferguson Contrasts: Reason versus Inanity

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 12:30pm 12/3/2014 at 12:30pm

Bill O’Reilly focused on the ongoing Ferguson Grand Jury kerfuffle in his opening segment last night, revealing in stark detail the contrast between the reasoned perspective of those accepting the facts and evidence presented to the Grand Jury as well as their decision and the inanity of the reason-free “Hands Up,...

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Three-time Looted Dellwood Market Owner: I may call it quits (#Ferguson)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 10:56pm 12/2/2014 at 10:56pm

The Dellwood Market, near Ferguson, has been looted three times, on August 10 and 17, and again after the non-indictment announcement in November.

Here’s one of the times, on August 17:

The owner was on Hannity tonight, and said he’s probably going to call it quits after 25 years.

He just can’t...

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House Democrats just cheapened the “Hands Up” protest

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 11:30am 12/2/2014 at 11:30am

For all the spin the left has provided on the protests in Ferguson, Missouri, you’d think they’d have a little more respect for their own race-based premise.

Democrats in Congress probably thought they were performing an act of solidarity when they engaged in a “hands up, don’t shoot” protest on the floor...

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Liberal writers wrestle with Ferguson facts

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 1, 2014 at 6:30pm 12/1/2014 at 6:30pm

John McWhorter’s Time essay on Ferguson demonstrates his graceful way with words, and his struggle to fight the truth about Ferguson. The only bit of truth that survived McWhorter’s preferred narrative is this:

I’m not sure that what happened to Michael Brown — and the indictment that did not happen to Officer Darren...

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National #HandsUpWalkOut protest more like #SitDownStayAtWork

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 1, 2014 at 3:35pm 12/1/2014 at 3:35pm

Demonstrations called “Hands Up Walk Out” are taking place all over the country today. According to the event website:

In the wake of events in the last weeks, including the non-indictment in the killing of Mike Brown and the senseless killings of Akai Gurley in New York and 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland,...

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Lessons of #Ferguson: Don’t Rob Convenience Store, Fight With and Try to Take Cop’s Gun

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 1:40pm 11/30/2014 at 1:40pm
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Rich Lowry, Editor of National Review, was on Meet the Press this morning, discussing Ferguson.

Here’s what I tweeted out at the time:

Here’s the video of what was playing just before I sent that tweet, via NRO:

National Review editor Rich Lowry riled...

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