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Ohio Bans Campus Free Speech Zones and Enhances Protections for Other Forms of Expression

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 8:00am 12/22/2020 at 8:00am

Every Republican controlled state should do this. Draw a clear distinction on who supports free speech.

The FIRE blog reports:

Ohio bans restrictive college free speech zones, enhances protections for student expression

On Friday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signed into law SB 40, which codifies important free speech protections for students at Ohio’s public...

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Ohio State Employs Over 100 Diversity Workers Costing $10 Million a Year

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 11, 2020 at 12:00pm 12/11/2020 at 12:00pm

Why does college need to be free? Schools obviously have money to burn. Imagine how many students could attend Ohio State for $10 million a year.

The College Fix reports:

Ohio State employs more than 100 diversity workers, costing $10 million-plus per year

Ohio State University currently employs more than 100 workers whose jobs...

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Ohio Lawmakers Introduce Legislation That Would Abolish Campus Free Speech Zones

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 9:30am 12/5/2020 at 9:30am

This act has actually been passed and is now headed to the governor’s desk. Most Democrats oppose it, naturally.

The College Fix reports:

Ohio legislature passes law abolishing campus free-speech z...

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George Washington Statue at Miami University in Ohio Covered With a Tarp

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 4, 2020 at 8:00am 12/4/2020 at 8:00am

The people who did this claim the tarp is part of an art installation. That’s ridiculous. We all know what’s going on here. This is a public university. It’s time to start demanding a cutoff of funds for behavior like this.

Campus Reform reports:

Faculty at Miami University cover up George Washington Statue

The...

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Former Ohio State Prof Arrested for Lying About Ties to China Pleads Guilty

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 16, 2020 at 10:00am 11/16/2020 at 10:00am

This is the guy who was caught in Alaska, attempting to flee the United States. He’s not going anywhere now.

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Ohio University’s Budget Crisis Just Keeps Getting Worse

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 1:30pm 11/15/2020 at 1:30pm

The school was already struggling with enrollment issues and then the pandemic hit.

WOUB Public Media reports:

Ohio University Leaders Struggled To Forecast Depth Of Budget Crisis

In June 2019, Ohio University’s board of trustees was presented with a long-term budget projection that had a gloomy start but a happy ending.

It showed that the...

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U. Cincinnati Separates Whites and Nonwhites for Post-Election Dialogue

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 6, 2020 at 8:00am 11/6/2020 at 8:00am

Why is the academic left so determined to reverse the work of the Civil Rights Movement?

The College Fix reports:

Public university separates whites and nonwhites in post-election ‘dialogue’

President Trump improved his numbers with black and Hispanic voters this election compared to 2016, but don’t tell the diversity bureaucrats at the University...

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Deer Crashes Through Dining Hall Window at University of Findlay

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 1:30pm 10/25/2020 at 1:30pm

Maybe the deer just wanted some lunch. It worked pretty hard to get into the building.

ABC 13 in Ohio reports:

Deer crashes into University of Findlay

University of Findlay students and staff are reacting to a deer crashing its way through Henderson Dining Hall on campus. The doe smashing its way through glass...

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Biden Forgets Romney’s Name, Refers to Him as “The Senator Who is a Mormon”

https://twitter.com/TrumpWarRoom/status/1315717708734959619
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 12, 2020 at 6:00pm 10/12/2020 at 6:00pm
https://twitter.com/TrumpWarRoom/status/1315717708734959619

Joe Biden is having a Joe Biden kind of day. I mean, how many of these gaffes and goofs does one need to witness in order to think that something is wrong?

Biden could not remember Sen. Mitt Romney’s name nor could he remember the office he’s running for.

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Ohio State Students Angry After School Reports Hate Crime by Blacks Against Whites

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 1:30pm 10/4/2020 at 1:30pm

Why is it a problem to state the facts of a case? Are people supposed to just ignore this if and when it happens?

Law Officer reports:

Ohio State students furious after university reports hate crime by Blacks against Whites

Students at Ohio State University gathered early last month to protest the school’s handling...

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U. Cincinnati Investigating Instructor Who Used the Term ‘Chinese Virus’ in Email to Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 1:30pm 9/20/2020 at 1:30pm

Has it occurred to you that many of the same people who are offended by this term, probably use all manner of derogatory terms for President Trump and his supporters?

CNN reports:

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Ohio State University Suspends 228 Students for Violating Coronavirus Rules

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 2:00pm 8/26/2020 at 2:00pm

This was basically all about student parties. Classes haven’t even started yet.

MSN.com reports:

Ohio State University suspended 228 students before...

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Wright State Economics Professor Says School Restricting Enrollment In Course Critical of Marxism

https://youtu.be/HAa8CLdrQ3c
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 11:20am 8/11/2020 at 11:20am
https://youtu.be/HAa8CLdrQ3c

Economics Professor Evan Osborne of Wright State University in Ohio, wants to teach a course that is critical of Marxism, and claims he is being prevented from doing so.

He has been allowed to offer the course to honor students, but he wants to offer it as an economics elective, open to...

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Charges Pending Against Man in Photo Kneeling on Child’s Neck With Caption ‘BLM Now’

https://www.whio.com/news/crime-and-law/sheriffs-office-investigating-social-media-post-showing-man-kneeling-childs-neck/7GREMQGUZNC6DBZAFQCVDVZXKI/
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 9:00am 7/23/2020 at 9:00am
https://www.whio.com/news/crime-and-law/sheriffs-office-investigating-social-media-post-showing-man-kneeling-childs-neck/7GREMQGUZNC6DBZAFQCVDVZXKI/

In Ohio, the Clark County Prosecutor’s Office has charges pending against Isaiah Jackson, 20, the man accused of kneeling on a child’s neck in a photo.

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University of Akron Board of Trustees Cuts 97 Professors From Faculty

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 17, 2020 at 12:00pm 7/17/2020 at 12:00pm

More of this is coming to many other schools in the near future.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Budget ‘Bloodbath’ at University of Akron

The University of Akron’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday unanimously authorized the elimination of 97 full-time professors out of about 570 total in response to a projected enrollment decline and ongoing...

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Ohio Sheriff: ‘I am Not the Mask Police. I am Not Going to Enforce Any Mask-Wearing’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4L9fJBCKO7Q
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 7:00pm 7/8/2020 at 7:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4L9fJBCKO7Q

Butler County, in Ohio, Sheriff Richard Jones announced he would not enforce the health department’s mask mandate:

“I can tell you this – I am not the mask police. I am not going to enforce any mask-wearing. That is not my responsibility. That is not my job. People should be able to...

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Antioch College Announces Stunning Budget Cut of $2.5 Million Dollars

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 6:30pm 6/25/2020 at 6:30pm

Like so many other schools, this cut was necessary because of the Coronavirus crisis.

YS News reports:

Antioch College announces $2.5 million budget cut; staff, faculty let go

Antioch College is cutting spending by $2.5 million in the coming fiscal year, which begins July 1. Eight staff employees, currently furloughed, are being laid off....

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