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MIT Implementing Mandatory Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 10:00am 11/12/2020 at 10:00am

This is required left wing indoctrination. Students will learn the ways of the left or they won’t learn anything at all.

Campus Reform reports:

EXCLUSIVE: MIT mandates diversity training; one student calls it ‘indoctrination’

Massachusetts Institute of Technology sent an email to students informing them that if they didn’t complete diversity, equity, and inclusion...

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Emerson College Profs Recall ‘Grim’ Days After 2016 Election

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 3:00pm 11/4/2020 at 3:00pm

It’s amazing how deeply wounded some people on the left were by Trump’s 2016 victory.

From the student newspaper, the Berkeley Beacon:

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Brandeis U. Offers ‘Whites Only’ Space for White Students to Learn How They Oppress Others

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 8:00am 11/3/2020 at 8:00am

This was put together by the school’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion, which should tell you everything you need to know.

The College Fix reports:

University offers whites-only space for students to learn how they oppress nonwhites

In an effort to combat systemic racism, Brandeis University’s Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion division is...

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Boston University Now Requiring Students to Show Digital COVID-19 Badges To Enter Buildings

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 23, 2020 at 1:00pm 10/23/2020 at 1:00pm

Nothing Orwellian about this. It’s amazing how far things have gone in such a short amount of time.

From the Boston Globe, via MSN:

Boston University students must show digital COVID-19 badges on campus

Boston University has begun requiring students to show a digital badge indicating they’re up to date with COVID-19 testing and...

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Emerson College Hosts Panel to Discuss the Removal of Offensive Monuments

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 19, 2020 at 12:00pm 10/19/2020 at 12:00pm

Has it ever occurred to anyone on the left that they come off as the disturbing authoritarians they accuse Trump of being? This is positively Orwellian.

From the school paper, the Berkeley Beacon:

Artists, activists come together for “Memorials: As Monuments Fall” webinar

Historical monuments and who they seek to memorialize have come under...

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Boston University Encouraged BLM Protests But Enforced Limits on Other Gatherings

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 16, 2020 at 10:15am 10/16/2020 at 10:15am

Boston University and other organizations know they can get away with this double standard because it has been done on a national level with no repercussions.

Campus Reform reports:

Boston University encourages BLM protests, enforces limits on other gatherings

Boston University sent a letter to students on September 25 encouraging participation in Black Lives...

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Smith College Offers Course on ‘White Supremacy in the Age of Trump’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 10:00am 10/15/2020 at 10:00am

This is one of the reasons Democrats want college to be free. So they can teach students to hate and fear Republicans.

Campus Reform reports:

College offers “White Supremacy in the Age of Trump”...

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UMass-Lowell Prof Claims There’s No Evidence Antifa Plans Violent Attacks

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 10:00am 10/7/2020 at 10:00am

It’s amazing how many people on the left will tell you not to believe what you see with your own eyes.

Campus Reform reports:

Prof claims there isn’t any evidence that Antifa plans violent attacks

When asked during an interview about terrorist organizations in America, a professor at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell said that...

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Students and Faculty Invoke Claims of ‘White Supremacy’ Over BU’s Plans to Reopen Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 1:30pm 10/3/2020 at 1:30pm

Who is forcing these students and faculty members to show up if Boston University reopens? Do they have any sense how crazy they sound?

Campus Reform reports:

Students, faculty accuse BU of ‘white supremacy’ over campus reopening plans

Students and faculty at Boston University wrote a letter calling for the dismantling “of white supremacy...

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Mount Holyoke Students Outraged That School Wouldn’t Cancel Off-Campus Pro-Police Rally

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 25, 2020 at 10:00am 9/25/2020 at 10:00am

The arrogance of these students is stunning. They’re outraged that anyone would dare honor the police anywhere near their school.

Campus Reform reports:

Students outraged that college wouldn’t cancel off-campus Back the Blue rally

Students tried to pressure the administration at Mount Holyoke College to ban a pro-Trump, Back the Blue demonstration across the...

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Northeastern U. Dismisses 11 Students for Violating Coronavirus Rules, Won’t Refund $36K Tuition

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 6, 2020 at 9:30am 9/6/2020 at 9:30am

This is a lawsuit just waiting to happen. Can you even imagine being the parents of these students?

The Boston Globe reports:

Northeastern dismisses 11 first-year students for partying. They won’t get their $36,500 tuition back

Northeastern University has dismissed 11 first-year students after they were caught violating social distancing rules, the school announced...

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Amherst College Students Want Free Speech Policy Revised to Address ‘Hate Speech’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 5, 2020 at 1:30pm 9/5/2020 at 1:30pm

People wonder why the workplace is becoming so ridiculously ‘woke.’ It’s because higher ed is churning out class after class of graduates who share this warped view of free speech.

The alleged incident involving the school’s lacrosse team is flimsy as well.

Campus Reform reports:

Amherst College students demands college revise speech policy to...

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Massachusetts: Thousands of Mail-in Ballots Found Days After the Election

http://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/election/article108687852.html
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 4, 2020 at 6:00pm 9/4/2020 at 6:00pm
http://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/election/article108687852.html

Mail-in ballots, the scam that fails everywhere it’s tested. See also, Massachusetts fourth Congressional District.

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Curry College Retiring ‘Colonel’ Mascot to Better Reflect Diversity and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 4, 2020 at 3:30pm 9/4/2020 at 3:30pm

This has been in discussion for over a year, but they appear to be seizing upon current events to make the change.

WHDH News reports:

Curry College plans to replace colonel mascot with logo

Curry College officials have announced a change to the school’s colonel mascot to better reflect its mission of diversity...

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Joe P. Kennedy III, First From Political Family to Lose a Race in Massachusetts

https://youtu.be/09qqY8GZu6w
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 11:00am 9/2/2020 at 11:00am
https://youtu.be/09qqY8GZu6w

Massachusetts Democratic Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III became the first person in his famous political to lose a race in Massachusetts.

Incumbent Democratic Sen. Ed Markey defeated Kennedy in the Senate primary on Tuesday night.

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850 Workers at UMass Amherst Placed on Indefinite Furloughs

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 1:30pm 8/29/2020 at 1:30pm

The Coronavirus pandemic is having a catastrophic effect on some schools.

WBUR reports:

UMass Amherst Puts 850 Workers On Indefinite Furloughs

Citing the “incredible financial cost” associated with not fully reopening its campus this fall, UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy has calculated nearly $169 million in budget losses and is now placing 850 workers,...

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Boston University to Suspend Students Who Attend Large Parties

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 12:00pm 8/27/2020 at 12:00pm

Campus life sounds like so much fun this year, doesn’t it?

WHDH News in Boston reports:

Boston University says it will suspend students who attend or host large parties

Boston University announced Wednesday that it plans to suspend any student who fails to “take COVID-19 seriously” by attending or hosting a large party amid...

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