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Some Blue State governors are ignoring the end of CDC’s 14-day quarantine guidelines

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 12:00pm 8/29/2020 at 12:00pm
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Late last week, in a move that signals that COVID-drama may be slowly be coming to a close, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) dropped its recommendation for travelers to quarantine for 14 days upon returning from trips overseas or out of state during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Skidmore College Students Demand Firing of Faculty Members Who Attended ‘Back the Blue’ Rally

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 6:00pm 8/27/2020 at 6:00pm
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In late July, a pro-police ‘Back the Blue’ rally took place in Saratoga Springs, NY, which is also home to Skidmore College.

A few members of the faculty at Skidmore attended this rally, and now Black Lives Matter activists on campus are demanding that they be fired.

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Syracuse U. Prof Placed on Leave for Using Term ‘Wuhan Flu’ on Syllabus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 10:00am 8/27/2020 at 10:00am

There are certain things you’re just not allowed to say in higher education.

Campus Reform reports:

Syracuse puts prof who used ‘Wuhan flu’ in syllabus on leave

Syracuse University has placed a professor on administrative leave after he referred to COVID 19 as “the Wuhan Flu” and the “Chinese Communist Party Virus” in his...

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Musicians From Coronavirus-Infected States Exempt from NYC Quarantine Rules for MTV’s VMAs

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 2:00pm 8/25/2020 at 2:00pm
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People from 34 states must quarantine themselves for 14 days if enter New York.

That rule only applies to commoners, though. The Department of Health gave musicians from those 34 states a pass on the mandatory quarantine to attend MTV’s Video Music Awards.

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Student Group at NYU Demands Black-Only Student Housing on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 8:00am 8/25/2020 at 8:00am
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A student group at New York University called ‘Black Violets’ is demanding what seems to be segregation. They want the school to offer housing for black students only.

Have these students ever heard of the Civil Rights Movement?

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Federal Government Investigating Case of Fordham U. Student Disciplined Over Social Media Post

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 11:30am 8/22/2020 at 11:30am
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We have been following the story of student Austin Tong, who was banned from the campus of Fordham University for posing with a legally owned gun on social media. This is...

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Black Student Organizations at Hofstra Want Zero Tolerance for Hate Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 10:00am 8/20/2020 at 10:00am

This is just one item on a list of 13 demands the organizations are making.

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Binghamton Students Demand ‘Safe’ Rides Home at Night After School Defunds Police

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 17, 2020 at 12:00pm 8/17/2020 at 12:00pm

Why do the students feel unsafe? They said they didn’t want or need police. What’s the problem?

Campus Reform reports:

Students demand university offer ‘safe’ rides home at night after defunding police

Binghamton University announced in June that they are reallocating a portion of the campus police department’s budget to other campus services such...

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Syracuse U. Warns Students May be Punished for not Acting to Confront ‘Bias Motivated’ Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 1:30pm 8/16/2020 at 1:30pm

In this case, it looks as though rather than being the speech police themselves, the school wants all of the students to become speech police. It’s a terrible idea.

Professor Jonathan Turley writes:

Syracuse University Warns Students That They May Be Punished For Not Acting To Confront “Bias Motivated” Speech or Conduct

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Federal Court Denies Effort by New York to Block New Title IX Regulations

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 4:00pm 8/11/2020 at 4:00pm

Why are some people so opposed to protections for due process and free speech for college students?

The FIRE Blog reports:

Federal court denies New York’s effort to block new Title IX regulations

An effort from the New York State attorney general’s office to prevent college students from receiving new protections for free speech...

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Returning Syracuse U. Students From Other States Quarantined in Dorms 23 Hours a Day for Two Weeks

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 10, 2020 at 12:00pm 8/10/2020 at 12:00pm

This sounds like such a miserable experience. Online classes from home seems like a better alternative.

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Democrats About-Face, Are Suddenly in Favor of Reopening Schools

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 7, 2020 at 7:00pm 8/7/2020 at 7:00pm
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Well, well, well.

Finally, after months of criticizing Trump for the same suggestion, Democrats have come round and endorsed the CDC’s recommendation that schools should reopen.

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Bar Criticizes Cuomo’s Food Mandates, Has Liquor License Suspended

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 9:00pm 8/6/2020 at 9:00pm
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Abby Ehmann owns East Village bar Lucky. After she started a petition calling for Governor Cuomo to reverse the ridiculous food portion mandates, Lucky’s liquor license was suspended.

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Cancel Culture Backlash: Long Islanders Rally Behind Pizzeria Owner Attacked For Displaying Trump Flag

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 7:30pm 8/1/2020 at 7:30pm
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Slowly, oh so slowly it seems, we are starting to see more and more stories of pushback against the left’s insane cancel culture mobs that attack and attempt to impoverish and destroy individuals, businesses, whomever for failing to conform to their own ponderously illogical worldview.

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Gov. Cuomo Now Dictating Food Portions if You Want to be Served Alcohol

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2020 at 7:00pm 7/24/2020 at 7:00pm
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The coronavirus is giving those in charge like New York Gov. Cuomo the confidence to become a dictator.

Cuomo is now forcing regulations on food portions. You have to order “substantive” food in order to receive alcohol.

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Conservative Students Sue SUNY-Binghamton and Leftist Campus Groups Over Anti-Conservative Bias And Disruptions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2020 at 1:00pm 7/24/2020 at 1:00pm
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In November of 2019, students of the conservative Young America’s Foundation, along with the College Republicans and Turning Point USA, exhibited at a table on campus, when they suddenly found themselves surrounded by an angry mob.

The exhibit was happening in anticipation of a campus talk by economist Art Laffer, an event...

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Conservative Student Leaving Syracuse University Due to Harassment and Threats

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/21/2020 at 5:00pm
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Adrianna San Marco is a conservative student journalist who has been attending Syracuse University. Back in June, she was fired by the school’s student newspaper for writing a piece that suggested institutional racism is a myth.

Since then, she has been targeted with threats of violence, even death threats, from fellow students....

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