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FIRE Criticizes Long Island U. for Free Speech Policy That Demands ‘Respect for Authority’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 11:30am 12/29/2019 at 11:30am

All I can think of is Cartman from South Park demanding respect for his authority.

Campus Reform reports:

Free speech experts slam university for policy requiring “respect for authority”

A student at Long Island University Post was gearing up for his May graduation when he found himself under investigation for alleged possession and distribution...

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Man-child Andrew Cuomo throws hissy fit to prevent Trump-appointed federal judges from officiating at weddings

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 23, 2019 at 4:00pm 12/23/2019 at 4:00pm
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New York’s TDS-addled governor Andrew Cuomo (D) vetoed a bill that would have permitted federal judges to officiate at weddings because Trump.

The bill was innocuous and passed both NY state’s senate and assembly with overwhelming and bipartisan support.  Cuomo’s veto memo specified that Trump-appointed federal judges should not be allowed to...

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Ithaca College Using Million Dollar Donation to Fund ‘Diversity in Media’ Scholarship

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 10:00am 12/19/2019 at 10:00am

Do you think they mean intellectual diversity? Doubtful.

The Business Journal News Network reports:

Ithaca College to Use $1M Gift for Diversity in Media Scholarship

Ithaca College will use a $1 million donation from a prom...

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New York University Protest Group Says ‘Join Us if You Hate NYU’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 8:00am 12/18/2019 at 8:00am

Is there a better example than this of students protesting for the sake of protesting?

The College Fix reports:

Fledgling New York University student group protests: ‘Join us if you hate NYU’

A brand new New York University student group dubbed SAIGE — Students Against Imperialism and Global Expansion — held a so-called “Disorientation...

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Faculty Members at Syracuse University Call for More Courses on Diversity

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 16, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/16/2019 at 12:00pm

At some point in the not too distant future, schools are going to start offering a degree program in diversity. Mark my words.

WSYR News reports:

Syracuse University faculty call for more courses on diversity

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New York Democrat Pushes Bill to Require Colleges to Offer ‘Free’ Abortions

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:30pm 12/14/2019 at 1:30pm

These ‘free’ abortions would be taxpayer funded, naturally.

Campus Reform reports:

New York Dem lawmaker pushes bill requiring colleges to offer ‘free’ abortions

A New York State lawmaker introduced...

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ExxonMobil Wins in New York Climate Change Fraud Case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 11:00am 12/11/2019 at 11:00am
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ExxonMobil has just won a crucial in the second climate change lawsuit to reach trial in the United States.

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Hunt Scheduled at Binghamton University to Cull Deer Herd

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 9:30am 11/30/2019 at 9:30am

Binghamton apparently has a nature reserve. Will any students protest the hunt?

The Associated Press reports via WBNG News:

Binghamton University schedules hunt to cull deer herd

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Syracuse Chancellor: White Supremacist Manifesto ‘Probably a Hoax’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 3:00pm 11/21/2019 at 3:00pm
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Earlier this week, Syracuse University police investigated reports of a white supremacist manifesto appeared on an online forum and distributed to students via AirDrop on their phones at the library.

Chancellor Kent Syverud announced today “the rumor was probably a hoax.”

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FIRE on Binghamton Protest of Art Laffer: “Latest in a Disturbing Trend of Protesters Silencing Others”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 10:00am 11/21/2019 at 10:00am
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“Disturbing” is an excellent word to describe what happened. Read the full back story here.

From the FIRE blog:

After Binghamton shoutdown, protesters need to know how the First Amendment works

It happened again. This time, at New York’s Binghamton University.

A protester with a bullhorn hijacked a Nov. 18 lecture from economist Art Laffer,...

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Leftist Mob at Binghamton U. Shuts Down Speech by Economist Art Laffer

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00am 11/20/2019 at 7:00am
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What is going on at the State University of New York at Binghamton? We just reported that a Trump-hating mob harassed and attacked conservative students at the school.

Now protesters shut down a talk by economist Art Laffer.

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VIDEO: Anti-Trump Mob Attacks and Taunts Conservative Students at Binghamton University

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 9:00am 11/19/2019 at 9:00am
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Students from the College Republicans and Turning Point USA were exhibiting on the campus of Binghamton University in New York, when they suddenly found themselves surrounded by an angry mob.

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College Students Report Being Happier After Ditching Their Phones for Course

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 18, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/18/2019 at 12:00pm

Maybe more college students should try this. It sounds like it made a real difference.

CBS News in New York reports:

‘It’s Really Refreshing And Relaxing’: College Students Say Ditching Their Smartphones For A Week Changed Their Lives

They survived!

Nearly two dozen Adelphi University students made it a full week without their cell phones!

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Student Activists at Syracuse U. Demand Right to Choose ‘Same Race’ Roommates

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/14/2019 at 12:00pm

These are left wing students who are supposedly fighting racism. Is irony still a thing?

The College Fix reports:

Syracuse activists demand right to exclude potential roommates because of their race

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Trump Leaves New York, Becomes Resident of Palm Beach

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/1/2019 at 12:00pm
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President Donald Trump announced this morning that he and his family will officially leave New York once his presidency comes to an end.

Due to the bad treatment he’s received from New York, the Trump family will make Palm Beach, FL, their permanent home. His Mar-a-Lago Club is located in...

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Binghamton University Students Hold ‘Die-in’ to Protest Fossil Fuels

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 10:00am 10/31/2019 at 10:00am

If we did away with fossil fuels tomorrow, most people would be living in awful Stone Age conditions, including these students.

Campus Reform reports:

Students hold ‘die-in’ to protest fossil fuels — ‘stuff that literally kills people’

Students at B...

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In Reversal, University’s Music School Cancels China Tour Over Exclusion of South Korean Students

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 10:00am 10/30/2019 at 10:00am
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Eastman Philharmonia is one of the well known orchestras at the music school of the University of Rochester in New York. They came under intense fire this week for excluding South Korean student musicians from a tour in China at the behest of the Chinese government.

The school has now had a...

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