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Vassar students demand all bathrooms be “all-gender”

http://www.mydoorsign.com/all-gender-restroom-sign-with-braille/sku-se-6065
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 9:08pm 2/18/2016 at 9:08pm
http://www.mydoorsign.com/all-gender-restroom-sign-with-braille/sku-se-6065

Between the anti-Israel activity on campus that has generated enormous media attention, and the protest against a feminist Professor who allegedly used improper transgender pronouns, there is plenty of turmoil on the Vassar College campus.

Now there is another point of conflict, a demand by students that all bathrooms be converted...

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Vassar Feminist Prof under student fire for allegedly using improper Transgender pronouns

http://lgbtq.vassar.edu/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 6:20pm 2/14/2016 at 6:20pm
http://lgbtq.vassar.edu/

“Social justice” activism at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY, is becoming self-parody, and not in a good way.

We have covered extensively the anti-Israel activism that has led to anti-Semitic incidents in 2014 and 2016. Among other things, in 2014 Jewish students who stood up at a campus-wide forum were mocked and jeered...

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LGBT community wakes up to the BDS evil among it

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdAxvR_IzCI&feature=youtu.be
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 29, 2016 at 2:30pm 1/29/2016 at 2:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdAxvR_IzCI&feature=youtu.be

Columnist Jonathan Capehart at The Washington Post has a rather extraordinary column on the “anti-pinkwashing” near-riot at the Creating Change conference in Chicago on Friday night, January 22.

The column is extraordinary in that it reflects a growing realization even in the mainstream media that the thin line between rabid anti-Zionism and...

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Jewish Voice for Peace helps disrupt Israeli LGBTQ group Sabbath event

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 9:00pm 1/24/2016 at 9:00pm

A Wider Bridge is an Israeli group that promotes not only LGBTQ rights, it does so in the context of promoting cooperation across religious and ethnic lines.

When A Wider Bridge was scheduled to hold a Sabbath event at the Creating Change conference in Chicago, the invitation initially was revoked under pressure...

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NYT: Obama Pushing Gay Rights in Africa Did More Harm Than Good

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 21, 2015 at 8:30am 12/21/2015 at 8:30am

Back in July, Obama angered Kenyan leaders by ignoring their advice against pushing a “gay agenda.”  President Kenyatta told Obama that gay rights was a “non-issue.”

The Miami Herald reported:

President Barack Obama nudged African nations Saturday to treat gays and lesbians equally under...

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Reverse Pinkwashing: Exploiting isolated Israeli anti-gay violence to excuse widespread Palestinian LGBT persecution

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 10:30am 8/6/2015 at 10:30am

After a murder and multiple stabbing at the Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade last Thursday, by an individual who perpetrated an attack a decade ago, the anti-Israel movement has kicked into high gear.

There is a concerted effort to undermine an indisputable truth — Israel is the safest, most-welcoming, most open society for...

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“We’re here. We’re polygamists. Get used to it”

http://www.krtv.com/story/29450937/montana-polygamist-family-applies-for-marriage-license
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 3, 2015 at 9:00pm 7/3/2015 at 9:00pm
http://www.krtv.com/story/29450937/montana-polygamist-family-applies-for-marriage-license

We have covered the slippery slope that leads to polygamist marriage many times, long before the recent Supreme Court ruling:

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Incoming ASA President plays “homophobia” card on boycott critic

https://www.facebook.com/NYU.SJP/photos/pb.133873936678292.-2207520000.1459375201./434018656663817/?type=3&theater
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:30pm 2/4/2014 at 9:30pm
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On January 14, 2014, Richard Behar, an investigative reporter for Forbes, wrote a lengthy, devastating and widely read column about the American Studies Association anti-Israel academic boycott, Open Letter To NYU’s President: Why The American Studies Assn.’s Israel Boycott Makes Me Ashamed To Be An Alumnus.

Among other things, Behar detailed the...

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Pinkwashing, Redwashing, Greenwashing — the multi-colored world of anti-Israel hate

http://www.israelilaundry.org/category/greenwashing/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 11:32am 1/26/2014 at 11:32am
http://www.israelilaundry.org/category/greenwashing/

We’ve written frequently about the ludicrous “pinkwashing” movement, whereby anti-Israel “queer” (their word) activists in academia demonize Israel not for mistreating gays, but for talking about how Israel doesn’t mistreat gays.

The worst crime of all to the Pinkwashing movement is that Israel has the temerity to let people know that unlike...

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