Microaggressions  (Page 1)

U. Wisconsin-La Crosse Hiring Psychologist to Treat Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 9, 2018 at 10:30am 4/9/2018 at 10:30am

As you read this, remember that just a few years ago, people didn’t even know what microggressions were.

Campus Reform reports:

University hiring psychologist to treat ‘microaggressions’

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse will soon hire a licensed psychologist to help students cope with with issues such as “microaggressions” and “bias incidents.”

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Marquette Profs Claim University Seal is a ‘Microaggression’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 2:00pm 3/28/2018 at 2:00pm
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The seal features a white explorer among Native Americans. That’s apparently a big problem.

Campus Reform reports:

Marquette forum calls university seal a ‘microaggression’

At a recent forum, Marquette University faculty members declared that the school’s seal is a “microaggression” because it depicts a white explorer being guided by a Native American.

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Simmons College Librarians Invent Yet Another New Microaggression

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 26, 2018 at 12:00pm 3/26/2018 at 12:00pm

This is apparently a hobby for them. They must have lots of time on their hands.

Campus Reform reports:

Librarians invent new ‘queermisic microaggressions’

Simmons College librarians are now warning against “queermisic microaggressions” in a new reference guide created for students and professors.

According to the guide, “Queermisic microaggressions” are similar to traditional microaggressions in...

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Saying ‘God Bless You’ After a Sneeze Now a Microaggression at Simmons College

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:00am 3/15/2018 at 10:00am

If you were a student at Simmons, wouldn’t this make you want to say ‘God bless you’ even more after hearing this?

The College Fix reports:

Saying ‘God bless you’ after sneeze listed as microaggression on college’s anti-oppression guide

Saying “God bless you” after someone sneezes is listed as a microaggression on a lengthy...

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Berkeley Students Told Microaggressions can be ‘Lethal’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 5, 2018 at 8:00am 3/5/2018 at 8:00am

Why does no one ever call out such ridiculous things when they’re happening? This is simply absurd.

Campus Reform reported:

Microaggressions can be ‘lethal,’ profs tells Berkeley students

A UCLA professor told students at the University of California, Berkeley Wednesday night that “racial microaggressions” can be “lethal” because they lead to “racial battle fatigue.”

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Simmons College Librarians Discover New Form of Microaggression

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 23, 2018 at 8:00am 2/23/2018 at 8:00am

Once every month or so, there is a story about academic librarians and microaggressions. This is not a coincidence. Someone on the left has decided to tie this profession to the concept.

Campus Reform reports:

College librarians discover new ‘transmisic microaggressions’

Simmons College librarians are warning against “transmisic microaggressions” in a new guide arguing...

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Rutgers Prof to Give Webinar for Librarians on Dealing With Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 2:00pm 1/31/2018 at 2:00pm
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The left has clearly designated librarians as some sort of unofficial referees when it comes to dealing with microaggressions.

Campus Reform reports:

Rutgers prof helps librarians avoid virtual microaggressions

A Rutgers University professor is scheduled to present a webinar next month for college librarians on “mitigating microaggressions in virtual reference.”

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Illinois State to Hold Conference on Microaggressions in the Age of Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 12:30pm 1/21/2018 at 12:30pm
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The conference is two days long and will cost $14,000. It’s becoming almost impossible to parody the left.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Illinois State Holding $14,000 Conference on Microagressions in the Age of Trump

Illinois State University will be holding a two-day conference next month devoted to microaggressions in the age of President...

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U. Mississippi May Punish Students for Using Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 2:00pm 1/17/2018 at 2:00pm

The strategy here is simple. Adhere to the left’s agenda or face real punishment. It’s called conditioning.

The Daily Caller reports:

Ole Miss Might Start Suspending Students Over Microaggressions

The University of Mississippi (UM) might punish students who make offensive remarks, but it hasn’t clarified whether it will actually double down on students who...

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Entire Class at Columbia Punished for ‘Microaggressive’ Comments

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 10:00am 1/10/2018 at 10:00am

Is this what higher education is devolving into? A place where professors are nothing but guardians of political correctness?

Campus Reform reports:

Entire class punished for ‘microaggressive’ comments

A Columbia University professor recently described how an entire class was punished after some students used “microaggressive” language in an online chat.

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URI Prof Wants Counseling for Student Victims of Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 8:00am 1/3/2018 at 8:00am

If you need counseling for microaggressions, you don’t need to be in college, you need psychiatric hospitalization.

Campus Reform reports:

Prof suggests counseling for victims of microaggressions

An associate professor at the University of Rhode Island (URI) recently discovered that many students cope with “racial microaggressions” by going home and crying it out.

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For this selfie, I stood accused of cultural “appropriation”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 8:00pm 12/10/2017 at 8:00pm

An excellent Open Letter to the President of the Vassar College from a Vassar alumnus, published in the student newspaper, is a must read as to what happened when I spoke at Vassar on “hate speech” and free speech. President Elizabeth Bradley’s response is here.

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UMass Librarian: Hug a Minority to Help End Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 11:30am 12/9/2017 at 11:30am

Who knew microaggressions were such a deep concern among librarians?

The Daily Caller reports:

Librarian: Hug A Minority To Fix Problem Of Microaggressions

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Female Prof Makes List of Microaggressions She’s Heard From Male Faculty

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 8:40am 11/23/2017 at 8:40am

Who has time to sit around even thinking of such things, let alone compiling a list?

The Daily Caller reports:

Prof Makes List Of Microaggressions From Male Faculty

A professor published Monday a list of what appear to be microaggressions made by male faculty, including statements like “You’re so energetic all the time” and...

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Stanford School of Medicine Hiring Microaggression And Implicit Bias Staffer

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 3:30pm 11/9/2017 at 3:30pm

This is clearly going to be the next wave of highly paid, pointless administrators in higher education.

The Daily Caller reported:

Stanford Hiring Microaggression And Implicit Bias Staffer For School of Medicine

Stanford University is hiring an employee to teach its medical school faculty about microaggressions and implicit bias, according to a Monday report.

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Study Finds Diversity Educators Are Burning Out Due to Microaggressions

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/8/2017 at 1:30pm

This reads like something out of the Onion but it’s real.

The Daily Caller reports:

Professors: ‘Diversity Educators’ Suffer From Burnout Due To Microaggressions

So-called “Diversity Educators” are suffering from burnout due to the “emotional weight” of their jobs, according to a recent academic journal article published this week in the Journal of Student...

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Mizzou Now Offering Microaggressions Therapy For Black Students

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 10:30am 8/29/2017 at 10:30am

Will anyone be surprised if the University of Missouri closes in a year or two? The school has become a parody of itself.

The Daily Caller reports:

Mizzou Offers ‘Microaggressions’ Therapy For Black Students ‘Surviving’ At ‘White Institution’

The taxpayer-funded University of Missouri is offering segregated weekly meetings “for students, staff and faculty of...

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