Intersectionality  (Page 3)

Andrew Gillum’s ties to anti-Israel, terrorist-glorifying Dream Defenders should be a disqualifier

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 8:45pm 11/4/2018 at 8:45pm

Democrat Mayor of Tallahassee Andrew Gillum has about an even shot of becoming Governor of Florida, if the polls are accurate. He might even be a slight favorite to defeat Republican Ron DeSantis.

There’s a lot politically not to like about Gillum — he’s on the far left of the Democratic Party,...

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Boston College Students Hold ‘Die-In’ to Protest ‘Various Forms of Oppression’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 12:00pm 10/25/2018 at 12:00pm

Even when there’s nothing specific to protest, some students can still find a way to make it happen.

The College Fix reports:

Boston College students hold ‘die-in’ because ‘oppression’ and ‘institutional passivity’

These days, you can actually witness students complain about being “oppressed” — so much so th...

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Legal Insurrection is 10 years old

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 12, 2018 at 7:00am 10/12/2018 at 7:00am

Ten years ago today, at 5:42 p.m. Eastern, Legal Insurrection published its first post, Obama is Door No. 2.

But why?

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Academics Expose Corruption in ‘Grievance Studies’ by Getting Absurd Papers Published

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 11:00am 10/4/2018 at 11:00am
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This story is in one sense hilarious, yet horrifying at the same time. Three highly credentialed academics named Helen Pluckrose, James A. Lindsay, and Peter Boghossian set out to write absurd papers focused in areas like gender studies, women’s studies, and the like.

They submitted the papers to respected peer review journals...

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Anti-Semitic campaign to blame Jews and Israel for U.S. police practices towards minorities shifts into overdrive

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 8:10pm 9/29/2018 at 8:10pm

The virulently anti-Jewish and anti-peace extremist organization Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) has partnered with the organization Researching the American-Israeli Alliance (RAIA) on several new projects for its undeniably antisemiticDeadly Exchange” campaign which, based solely on spurious accusations, singles out U.S. police department trainings in Israel for prohibition.

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College in Iowa Hosts ‘White Privilege Symposium’ for Students and Educators

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 24, 2018 at 8:00am 9/24/2018 at 8:00am

What purpose does this serve, other than continuing to divide people by race?

The Washington Examiner reports:

College hosts ‘White Privilege Symposium’ to find out ‘Where did white people come from?’

This month, Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, hosted a “White Privilege Symposium” for students and educators, offering crash courses on topics...

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More Demonization: Jewish Voice for Peace leading effort to ban DC police training in Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 3, 2018 at 7:00pm 9/3/2018 at 7:00pm

A Washington D.C. chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) is spearheading a coalition of far-left groups who are calling on the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) to end its participation in police exchanges and counter-terrorism training visits to Israel.

The effort follows on a decision this past April by the Durham,...

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Iowa State Profs Get $248K Grant to Study Microaggressions in Engineering

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 4:00pm 8/23/2018 at 4:00pm

This grant for nearly a quarter of a million dollars was awarded by the National Science Foundation.

Campus Reform reports:

Profs get $248k grant to study ‘gender microaggressions’

The NSF has awarded three Iowa State University professors more than $248,000 to study “gender microaggressions” in engineering, claiming that the research will ultimately help students...

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Democrats In Disarray: Black Dem Apologizes For Racial Slurs Against Asian Dem

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/18/2018 at 7:30pm

We’re all working hard to understand the very special SJW language of the regressive left.  Apparently, this special language makes “jokes” out of racism against white people because privilege, and we just don’t get the funny.  We aren’t sufficiently “woke” to see that we are a blight on the planet.

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White Privilege Symposium Will Feature Racial ‘Social Justice’ Video Game

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 17, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/17/2018 at 12:00pm

The game is described below and is every bit as bad as you might imagine.

The College Fix reports:

‘White Privilege Symposium’ allows people to play racial ‘social justice’ video game

A private college in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, will host a “symposium” on white privilege next month, a gathering that will feature, among other...

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Cory Booker: I was tricked into holding this anti-Israel sign

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/4/2018 at 7:30pm

Senator Cory Booker appeared at the Netroots 2018 conference.

Netroots is the annual gathering of far-left (“progressive”) activists. For presidential hopefuls hoping to generate buzz among the base, Netroots is a must. This year Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, and Cory Booker were among the speakers.

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Far left uses “intersectionality” to defend indefensible Islamism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 5:00pm 8/9/2017 at 5:00pm
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The cancellation of an appearance by noted atheist author and speaker Richard Dawkins is just the latest example of campus speech shut down. We covered the shut down in Richard Dawkins Berkeley Event Canceled Over Tweets Critical of Islamism:

Dawkins refused to apologize, as reported at Berkeleyside:

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Christina Hoff Sommers: Intersectionality Driving Campus Threat to Free Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 7:30am 7/12/2017 at 7:30am

Our friend Christina Hoff Sommers has written a new column at the American Enterprise Institute which focuses on the current threat to free speech.

The Threat to Free Speech

When Heather Mac Donald’s “blue lives matter” talk was shut down by a mob at Claremont McKenna College, the president of neighboring Pomona College...

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Anti-Israel church activist agenda unveiled at BDS conference – intersectionality and crowdsourcing

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 9:00pm 10/16/2016 at 9:00pm

The U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation is one of the most virulently anti-Israel activist groups. Legal Insurrection recently covered how the US Campaign’s plan to hold a seminar on Capitol Hill was canceled when it became known just how extremist it was, 

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Intersectionality: Lies about Israel, lies about Jews

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 11:30am 1/14/2016 at 11:30am
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The trend for the BDS movement is to make demonization of Israel the center of the progressive universe through the theory of “intersectionality.”

Israel is placed at the center of all evil in the world, the unifying focus

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