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Professors at Michigan’s Oakland University Trained to Fight Shooters With Hockey Pucks

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 9:00am 11/29/2018 at 9:00am
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No, this is not Babylon Bee or The Onion. Oakland University, located in Auburn Hills, Michigan, has trained its professors and staff to fight off potential shooters with hockey pucks.

Hockey pucks. The professors and staff will use hockey pucks to stop shooters.

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Student Protest Fails to Stop Removal of Trees from Western Michigan University Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 26, 2018 at 10:00am 11/26/2018 at 10:00am

The trees were set for removal due to a campus construction project. Students tried to stop it and failed.

MLive reports:

Trees removed from Western Michigan University’s campus despite protest

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Former President of Michigan State Charged With Felony for Lying to Police

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 8:00am 11/22/2018 at 8:00am

This charge is related to the investigation of Larry Nassar, the doctor at the center of the sexual abuse scandal.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Felony Charges Against Former Michigan State President

Michigan State University’s former president Lou Anna K. Simon was charged on Tuesday with lying to police in their investigation of sexual abuse...

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Michigan: Federal Judge Dismisses Female Genital Mutilation Charges, Finds Law Unconstitutional

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 5:00pm 11/20/2018 at 5:00pm
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Tuesday, a federal judge dismissed charges of female genital mutilation against several doctors, asserting the law is unconstitutional.

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Eastern Michigan University Ends ‘The Vagina Monologues’ Since ‘Not All Women Have Vaginas’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 1:00pm 11/20/2018 at 1:00pm
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EVERYTHING IS OFFENSIVE! That’s how it is nowadays.

Eastern Michigan University’s Women’s Resource Center (WRC) has decided to stop hosting The Vagina Monologues because it excludes some women…like females that don’t have vaginas. Since copyright laws won’t allow them to change the dialogue, the school has chosen to get rid of it.

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Reporter Fired Over Voicemail For GOP MI Senate Candidate: ‘F**king John James!’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 5:00pm 11/6/2018 at 5:00pm
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The Huron Daily Tribune fired reporter Brenda Battel after she accidentally left an insulting voicemail for Michigan Republican Senate candidate John James. From The Daily Caller:

“Man, if he beats her [incumbent Democrat Sen. Debbie Stabenow]… Jesus! F***ing John James. That would suck! Whew, I don’t think it’s going to happen though,”...

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Michigan: Republican John James Chips Away at Sen. Stabenow’s Lead

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 29, 2018 at 6:00pm 10/29/2018 at 6:00pm
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The post-Kavanaugh electoral map has not been kind to Democrats — challengers and incumbents alike.

In Michigan, Republican challenger John James is steadily gaining on Sen. Stabenow.

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Republican John James Surging in Michigan Senate Race

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 6:00pm 10/13/2018 at 6:00pm
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As we move ever closer to the 2018 midterms, all eyes are fixed on House and Senate races.  The need for President Trump to maintain, even expand, the number of seats in both Houses of Congress cannot be overstated, so it’s heartening to see Republican candidate for Senate John James surg...

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U. Michigan BDS Bully Prof. receives mild punishment, as second faculty perp identified

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 9:00pm 10/11/2018 at 9:00pm
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You remember John Cheney-Lippold, the U. Michigan professor who agreed to write a recommendation for a student, then pulled it when he realized the student intended to use it to study in Israel.

We covered the story in BDS Bully: U. Michigan Prof discriminates against student wanting to study in Israel.

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Michigan: White Man Falsely Accused Of Urinating On 5-year-old Black Child

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 27, 2018 at 9:00am 8/27/2018 at 9:00am
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We often cover fake hate here at LI, but this case in Grand Rapids, Michigan is particularly disturbing because it involves children.  Several black children under the age of eight concocted a story...

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Ocasio-Cortez Backed Candidate Fails in Democrat MI Gov Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 7:00am 8/8/2018 at 7:00am
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The recent surprise primary victory for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in New York convinced the socialist wing of the Democratic party that their time had finally come. One race they truly wanted to win was the Democratic primary for governor of Michigan. They even flew in Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to help the campaign but...

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Illegal Immigrants Block Traffic in Grand Rapids Marching for Driver’s Licences, Other Rights

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 9:00am 5/2/2018 at 9:00am
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Thousands of protesters marched in Grand Rapids, Michigan this week demanding rights for illegal immigrants. Blocking traffic has become a staple tactic for the left despite being extremely dangerous and annoying.

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Will the out-of-control Chinese space station crash into Michigan?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 9:00am 3/15/2018 at 9:00am

China’s Tiangong-1 spacecraft has been flying above Earth, completely out of control, since September 2016. Since then, agencies around the world have been monitoring the vehicle, trying to project where it will crash.

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Father of Three Victims Attacks Larry Nassar

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 2, 2018 at 9:52am 2/2/2018 at 9:52am
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A father of three girls who accused Larry Nassar of sexually assaulting them attacked the doctor on day two of sentencing. From WXYZ:

The man, identified as Randall Margraves, asked the judge if a “distraught father” would have a chance to say something after his daughters, Madison and Lauren, spoke.

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Attention Turns to Michigan State After Nassar Sentenced for Sexual Misconduct

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 26, 2018 at 7:08pm 1/26/2018 at 7:08pm
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Now that Larry Nassar has received over 100 years for molesting hundreds of girls, the fallout has begun at Michigan State University and how officials handled the accusations over the years. From Lansing State Journal:

A 2014 sexual assault investigation of Larry Nassar by MSU’s Title IX office concluded that his conduct...

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Conyers ‘Retiring Today,’ Endorses Son to Replace Him

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10:39am 12/5/2017 at 10:39am
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Embattled Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) has told a Detroit radio station that he will not seek re-election and endorses his son John Conyers III to replace him in Congress. From CNN:

“I am retiring today. And I want everyone to know how much I appreciate the support that…incredible, undiminished support I’ve received...

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Ex-U.S. Olympic Gymnast Doctor Larry Nassar Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 1:00pm 11/22/2017 at 1:00pm
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Last February, I blogged about the sexual abuse allegations against former U.S. Olympic Gymnastics and Michigan State University physician Larry Nassar. The allegations came up in September 2016 and by November the number of women grew to 50. The number is now over 140.

The number kept growing, with members of the...

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