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Wake Forest U. Students Protest School’s COVID-19 Policies

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 1:30pm 2/13/2021 at 1:30pm

I’m amazed this isn’t happening all over the country. Today’s college students will protest anything, it’s the favorite activity on campus.

The Winston-Salem Journal reports:

Wake Forest students protest university’s COVID-19 rules

Wake Forest students took to the street that runs along campus Friday afternoon to make public their opposition to the university’s recent...

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Elon U. Hosts Whites-Only Caucus to ‘Process Their Awareness of and Complicity’ in Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 10:00am 2/10/2021 at 10:00am

Why are colleges and universities being allowed to divide people by race? Don’t we have laws against this?

From the YAF blog:

Elon University Hosts ‘Urgent’ Whites-Only Caucus to ‘Process Complicity’ in Racism

Elon University’s School of Education is hosting a weekly “White Caucus” open only to “white-identifying” students, according to an email obtained...

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NC Lt. Governor Mark Robinson Slams News Outlet for Cartoon Depicting Republicans as KKK Members

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 9:00am 2/4/2021 at 9:00am
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You may know Mark Robinson as the man who stood up for law-abiding gun owners at a town meeting and famously declared “I am the majority!”

Robinson, a Republican, is now the first black lieutenant governor of North Carolina.

A media outlet in the state just printed a cartoon depicting him and other...

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Feds Bust Massive Drug Ring at Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill, and Appalachian State

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 20, 2020 at 4:00pm 12/20/2020 at 4:00pm
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Federal authorities have arrested over twenty people in a drug trafficking ring that spanned three college campuses in North Carolina.

This was not a case of a few people selling small amounts of marijuana out of a dorm room. It was an operation worth over a million dollars.

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Chancellor of UNC-Wilmington Censured by Faculty Senate for Lacking Empathy on Racial Justice

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 14, 2020 at 8:00am 12/14/2020 at 8:00am

Have you noticed that the people who embrace diversity and inclusion have a habit of excluding people who don’t play along?

The College Fix reports:

UNC Wilmington Faculty Senate censures chancellor for ‘lack of empathy’ on racial justice

The University of North Carolina Wilmington Faculty Senate voted last week to censure Chancellor José Sartarelli...

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Federal Appeals Ct Upholds North Carolina Voter I.D. Law

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 12:20pm 12/2/2020 at 12:20pm
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While the legal challenges to the 2020 presidential election count in several states are not over, one thing is clear. To prevent future election mischief and theft, Republicans are going to have to fight as hard to tighten election security laws in 2021 and beyond as Democrats fought to weaken election...

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Sorority Council at Duke University Bans Events With Male Groups

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 13, 2020 at 10:00am 11/13/2020 at 10:00am

Can they do this legally? Male groups would come under immediate fire if the roles were reversed.

Campus Reform reports:

Duke sorority council bans events with male groups

The Panhellenic Council at Duke University voted to ban chapters of member sororities from hosting “mixers” with all-male organizations, vowing to place chapters that violate the...

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Report: Sen. Tillis (R-NC) Wins Re-election, Cunningham Concedes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 8:30pm 11/10/2020 at 8:30pm
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In a race straight out of a Parks and Recreation script, Senator Thom Tillis has won re-election to North Carolina’s hotly contested Senate seat.

The announcement is another win for Republicans who will likely maintain control of the Senate.

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Tillis/Cunningham Senate Race Not yet Called, but Top Cunningham Strategist Makes Important Concession

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 6, 2020 at 4:00pm 11/6/2020 at 4:00pm
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As of this writing, President Trump has 2,732,084 votes to Joe Biden’s 2,655,383 in the North Carolina presidential race. That’s a difference of 76,701 votes. In the NC Senate race, Republican Sen. Thom Tillis has 2,640,379 votes to his Democratic challenger Cal Cunningham’s 2,543,672, with the difference between them being...

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History Made: Republican Mark Robinson Becomes North Carolina’s First African-American Lt. Governor

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 3:30pm 11/4/2020 at 3:30pm
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History was made in North Carolina last night.

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Political Analyst: Cunningham’s Affair Scandal Destroys Big Lead in North Carolina Senate Race

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 11:30am 10/29/2020 at 11:30am
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With election day being just a few days away, a couple of things have become crystal clear about the closely-watched North Carolina Senate race between Sen. Thom Tillis (R) and his Democratic opponent and former state senator Cal Cunningham.

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Supreme Court leaves North Carolina 6-day ballot extension in place

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 9:32pm 10/28/2020 at 9:32pm
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Another loss tonight in the Supreme Court for those who believe, as the Constitution requires, that state legislatures and not state bureaucrats or other elected officials make the rules for federal elections.

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#NCSenate: Local Media Mocks Cal Cunningham With ‘Empty Chair’ As He Continues Dodging Press

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 3:00pm 10/25/2020 at 3:00pm
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With a little over a week to go before election day, embattled North Carolina Democratic Senate nominee Cal Cunningham continues to face heat from the local media for refusing to sit down for formal interviews.

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NC Gov. Roy Cooper Caught on Hot Mic Telling Joe Biden They’ll Drag Cal Cunningham Over Finish Line

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 1:00pm 10/20/2020 at 1:00pm
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In addition to being known as the U.S. Senate nominee who conducted an extramarital affair out of the home he shares with his wife and two teenage kids, Democrat Cal Cunningham now also has the distinction of being the ball and chain who his state’s governor assured his party’s presidential nominee...

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NC Senate Race Tightens As Cunningham Continues to Dodge Media Over Extramarital Affairs

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 18, 2020 at 2:00pm 10/18/2020 at 2:00pm
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It’s been a little over two weeks since news of North Carolina Democrat Senate nominee Cal Cunningham’s affair with the wife of an Army veteran first broke.

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New Math Class at Wake Forest University Aims to Help Students Combat Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 16, 2020 at 8:00am 10/16/2020 at 8:00am

This is what happens when the political narrative becomes more important than the subject being studied.

The College Fix reports:

Wake Forest University offers new ‘antiracist use of math’ class

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Wake Forest University this fall is offer...

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Cal Cunningham Holds Disastrous Press Conference, Ensures Affair Scandals Will Not Go Away

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 9, 2020 at 5:18pm 10/9/2020 at 5:18pm
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Scandal-plagued Democrat Senate nominee Cal Cunningham held what his campaign described as a Zoom press conference earlier today to discuss his Republican opponent Sen. Thom Tillis’s supposed “failures” on the Wuhan Coronavirus relief bill.

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