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Veterans Walk Out of Meeting With Ocasio-Cortez After She Bashes U.S. and Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 10:00am 6/2/2019 at 10:00am
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was in a meeting with constituents this weekend and drifted into predictable territory, criticizing the United States and President Trump. Two veterans who were at the meeting, walked out.

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NYU Journalism Course on the ‘Far Right’ Cancelled After Only Two Students Sign up

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 31, 2019 at 8:00am 5/31/2019 at 8:00am

The low enrollment for this course might have had something to do with the instructor.

The College Fix reports:

She falsely called an ICE agent a Nazi. NYU hired her to teach a ‘far right’ course. Two students signed up.

Talia Lavin was publicly embarrassed when her fact-checking skills were exposed as shoddy last...

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NYU Graduation Speaker Calls Trump a Fascist, Praises Anti-Israel BDS Movement

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 11:00am 5/30/2019 at 11:00am
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A doctoral graduate named Steven Thrasher spoke at New York University’s convocation ceremony and offered a diatribe of left-wing talking points.

Thrasher bashed Trump and Israel while praising the BDS movement, Occupy Wall Street, and Black Lives Matter.

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SUNY Plattsburgh Provides Students With ‘Therapy Donkeys’ Ahead of Exams

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 12:00pm 5/7/2019 at 12:00pm

After hours of studying for exams, what’s better to soothe your nerves than petting a donkey?

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New York State government joins the War on Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:00am 5/1/2019 at 11:00am
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The State government in New York has become part of the #Resistance to Trump, and not just on policy issues.

The law enforcement and legislative functions have been co-opted to target Trump because he is a political enemy. In the war on Trump, important norms are being broken. It’s disgusting...

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Parents Upset After High School Assignment Has Students Rate Their Privilege

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 1:30pm 4/20/2019 at 1:30pm

Jewish students were told to add 25 points because Judaism is the most privileged religion. When do parents start suing over this type of garbage?

The Daily Gazette reports:

‘Privilege’ scorecard stirs angst in Saratoga Springs

A class exercise asking students at Saratoga Springs High School to score their privileged status raised concerns among...

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NY Democrats Reject Tuition for Gold Star Families After Approving it for Illegal Immigrants

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11:30am 4/13/2019 at 11:30am

It’s probably safe to say at this point that Democrats care more about illegal immigrants than they do about American citizens.

Campus Reform reports:

NY Dems reject tuition aid for Gold Star kids after doling out millions for illegal students

New York State Assembly Democrats denied hundreds of thousands of dollars in tuition money...

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CDC warns that superbug fungus is infecting hundreds across the U.S.

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/9/2019 at 3:00pm
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At Legal Insurrection, not only do you get hard-hitting legal analysis of current events, you also are exposed to the cutting edge of emerging disease news!

Readers may recall that in November, 2016, I reported that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicated that the first cases of a drug-resistant...

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Linda Sarsour gets NYC Jewish Democrat Councilman kicked off committee for saying “Palestine does not exist”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 5:00pm 4/2/2019 at 5:00pm
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New York City Councilman Kalman Yeger (D) engaged in a series of tweets about Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and the non-existence of Palestine last week.

They generated such an uproar from The Usual Suspects that he has been tossed off an immigration committee at the insistence of Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio...

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NYU Study Recommends Providing Government Benefits to Illegal Immigrants

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:30am 3/23/2019 at 11:30am

This sounds a lot like the platform of the Democratic party. Must be a coincidence.

Campus Reform reports:

NYU study advocates providing government benefits to illegal aliens

A new study released by the Institute of Human Development...

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NYU Journalism School Hires Former New Yorker Writer Who Falsely Claimed ICE Agent Had Nazi Tattoo

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 22, 2019 at 10:00am 3/22/2019 at 10:00am

What a sterling example of why trust in the press is at such a record low. She’s going to teach a course about reporting on the “far right.”

The Wrap reports:

NYU Journalism School Hires Ex-New Yorker Fact Checker Who Falsely Said ICE Agent Had Nazi Tattoo

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College Council at SUNY New Paltz Votes to Rename Dorms Over Slavery Ties

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 9:30am 3/17/2019 at 9:30am

Erasing history in this way is more about power than anything else. The term “Year Zero” comes to mind.

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Graduate English Program at CUNY Seeks to Combat the Problem of Whiteness

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 15, 2019 at 12:00pm 3/15/2019 at 12:00pm

There is no other identity group or race for which this sort of talk would be considered acceptable.

Campus Reform reports:

CUNY: ‘Whiteness continues to be a crucial problem in our English department’

The Graduate English Center at the City University of New York is set to host an event on March 22, titled,...

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Drug bust in New York uncovers enough fentanyl to kill 2 million people

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 5:00pm 3/5/2019 at 5:00pm
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The US Drug Enforcement Administration reported that a raid on a home in a sedate New York state neighborhood uncovered enough fentanyl to kill 2 million people.

Federal agents found five kilograms (just over 11 pounds) of fentanyl and six kilograms (13.2 pounds) of heroin Friday when they raided a fentanyl mill...

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College of New Rochelle Likely to Close in Summer of 2019

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 11:30am 2/23/2019 at 11:30am

Another imminent closure. This is happening faster than most people imagined it would.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Another Private College May Close

The College of New Rochelle announced Friday that it will likely close by the end of the summer of 2019.

A memo to the campus from the president and board chair said, “The...

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U. Buffalo-SUNY to Host Symposium on ‘Whiteness of American Architecture’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 8:00am 2/21/2019 at 8:00am

No subject is immune to the progressive agenda. Everything must be examined through the lens of the left.

The College Fix reports:

U. Buffalo-SUNY to host ‘Whiteness of American Architecture’ symposium

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NY Governor Cuomo Says $2 Billion Budget Shortfall is “Serious as a Heart Attack”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 5:00pm 2/5/2019 at 5:00pm
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The state of New York is facing a $2.3 billion shortfall — that’s billion with a B, heading into the new fiscal year.

“This is the most serious revenue shock the state has faced in many years,” said the state’s comptroller. The news imperils Cuomo’s budget which was introduced not 3...

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