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Ireland’s Trinity College Dropping Term ‘Freshmen’ for Neutral ‘Fresh’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 1, 2017 at 1:30pm 12/1/2017 at 1:30pm

Apparently, anything with the word “men” in it is no longer acceptable.

The University Times reports:

‘Freshman’ Students to Become Gender-Neutral ‘Fresh’

irst and second-year students, who have been tradition...

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Newsweek: What’s Up With All These Loudmouth Conservative Irish-Americans?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11:30am 10/28/2017 at 11:30am
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Newsweek published an article this week which took direct aim at Irish Americans. Who knew Irish-bashing was still alive and well in the 21st century?

The author of the piece is named Van Gosse and teaches history at Franklin & Marshall College. He’s not kidding, either. He obviously sees this as a...

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Irish Police Launch Investigation Into Stephen Fry’s Alleged Blasphemy

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 6:00pm 5/7/2017 at 6:00pm
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English actor, writer, and comedian Stephen Fry, who is perhaps as well-known for his leftist politics and atheism as he is for Blackadder or A Bit of Fry and Laurie, has run afoul of Ireland’s 2009 blasphemy law.

Gardaí, the Irish Republic’s police, are investigating Fry for allegedly mocking Christianity on Irish...

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