Microaggressions  (Page 1)

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.”

During the February 21 webinar,...

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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.

Matthea Marquart, who teaches online...

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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.

Annemarie Vaccaro,...

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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.

That letter exchange was the subject of...

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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

A University of Massachusetts-Amherst libr...

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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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Profs Advised to Treat Classroom Microaggressions Like Assaults

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 10:30am 8/15/2017 at 10:30am

This is part of a new trend on the left to treat words as acts of violence. It is dangerous and stupid.

The College Fix reports:

Professors advised to treat racial microaggressions in classrooms like assault

Professors attending a recent academic conference were advised to treat racial microaggressions in the classroom like actual assaults,...

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NY’s New School: Small Classroom Chairs Are a Microaggression

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 8:30am 8/13/2017 at 8:30am

The things to be outraged about just get sillier and sillier.

The College Fix reports:

Latest microaggression: Seats in the classroom that are ‘too small for many people’

Just when you thought all the possible microaggression scenarios humanly possible had been called out, more pop up.

The latest offensives to avoid come courtesy of The...

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Microaggression Sensitivity Training Mandated for New Students at Rutgers

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 12:30pm 8/6/2017 at 12:30pm

What us the school going to do if a new student refuses to submit to training?

Red Alert Politics reports:

Rutgers mandates microagression sensitivity training for new students

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Engineers Confused by Microaggressions Workshop at Academic Conference

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 8:30am 7/30/2017 at 8:30am

Can you blame these folks for feeling bewildered by a segment on microaggressions at this type of event?

Campus Reform reports:

Engineers baffled by ‘microaggression’ workshop at conference

A recent academic conference on advanced manufacturing techniques was interrupted for an hour-long workshop on microaggressions.

Louisiana State University hosted its second annual Consortium for Innovation in...

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Freshmen at San Jose State University Must Now Pay for Microaggression Training

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/11/2017 at 1:30pm

This is an example of how progressive concepts are legitimized by academia. These students have to pay for their indoctrination.

Campus Reform reports:

San Jose State freshmen pay for own microaggressions training

Freshmen at San Jose State University now have to pay for their own diversity training, which is incorporated into a Frosh Orientation...

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