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University of Pennsylvania Being Urged to Revoke Trump’s College Degree

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 15, 2021 at 12:00pm 1/15/2021 at 12:00pm

This is not an honorary degree. This is Trump’s actual college degree. This is madness.

BillyPen reports:

How UPenn could revoke Trump’s Wharton degree

People connected to the University of Pennsylvania have long demanded a more serious response to the actions of 1968 Wharton alumnus President Donald Trump. With last week’s riot at the...

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Penn State Prof Implies Young America’s Foundation Somehow Responsible for Capitol Riots

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 15, 2021 at 8:00am 1/15/2021 at 8:00am

Young America’s Foundation is an organization that promotes conservative ideas on college campuses. They had absolutely nothing to do with what happened at the Capitol.

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U. Pittsburgh Facing Lawsuit for Punishing Cardiologist Who Criticized Affirmative Action

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 12:00pm 1/13/2021 at 12:00pm

We mentioned this case in a Quick Take back in August. Professor Norman Wang is now seeking damages and reinstatement.

U. Pittsburgh’s University Times reports:

Lawsuit filed against Pitt on behalf of cardiology professor Norman Wang

The Center for Individual Rights has filed a lawsuit against the University of Pittsburgh on behalf of Norman...

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Critic Calls U. Pennsylvania Athletics Diversity Initiative ‘Straightforward Neo-Segregation’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 3:30pm 1/10/2021 at 3:30pm

Progressives are reversing the work of the Civil Rights Movement. Can they even see it?

Campus Reform reports:

UPenn diversity initiative is ‘straightforward neo-segregation,’ critic says

The University of Pennsylvania’s athletics department approved a series of diversity-related recommendations from its “Racial Justice Task Force,” including a “permanent shared space for Black student-athletes” which is...

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Bryn Mawr College Agrees to ‘Reparations Fund’ Following Student Strike That Shut Campus for Weeks

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 5:00pm 1/7/2021 at 5:00pm
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Bryn Mawr College, the liberal arts school for women in Pennsylvania, was shut down for weeks last semester because of a student-led strike following the death of a black man in Philadelphia at the hands of police.

The school appeased the strikers.

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Student Mob Takes Over Bryn Mawr College and Gets Appeased by Administration

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 28, 2020 at 3:00pm 12/28/2020 at 3:00pm

A student strike recently occurred here which shut down classes and normal operations. Anyone who opposed the small mob by attending classes was bullied into submission, and the administration cowered to the mob. What a disgrace.

The parent of a non-participating student wrote this for Quillette under a pen name:

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U.S. Supreme Court Pushes Off Pennsylvania Case Until After Inauguration Day

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 24, 2020 at 7:00pm 12/24/2020 at 7:00pm
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During my round up of post-election news on December 21, 2020, I noted a new filing regarding Pennsylvania:

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Mandatory Anti-Racism Course at U. Pittsburgh Filled With BLM Talking Points

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 24, 2020 at 11:00am 12/24/2020 at 11:00am

So at the University of Pittsburgh, students are being forced to learn concepts based on Black Lives Matter, a radical, Marxist organization. Does that alarm you?

Campus Reform reports:

U Pitt’s mandatory anti-racism class is filled with critical race theory, BLM talking points

The University of Pittsburgh’s mandatory anti-black racism course, “Anti-Black Racism: History,...

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Sidney Powell May Get To Try To Prove Her ‘Kraken’ Case – As a Defendant in Civil Lawsuits by Smartmatic and Dominion

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 21, 2020 at 9:43pm 12/21/2020 at 9:43pm
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There have been several post-election developments in the last few days.

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Duquesne University Cutting Faculty to Cut Costs Amid Pandemic

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 18, 2020 at 12:00pm 12/18/2020 at 12:00pm

The longer campuses are closed, the harder this is going to get for many colleges and universities.

Triblive reports:

Duquesne University cutting faculty to reduce costs

Duquesne University is moving forward with faculty cuts, informing some non-tenured instructors this week that their contracts would not be renewed.

The university had announced me...

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Teacher Claims She Was Forced to Resign Over Facebook Post Critical of Black Lives Matter Protests

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 18, 2020 at 11:00am 12/18/2020 at 11:00am
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A special education teacher from Pennsylvania named Ashley Bennett says she was forced to resign after merely sharing a comment that was critical of the Black Lives Matter protests over the summer.

Bennett’s story is just getting some notice now and she appeared on the Tucker Carlson show with her lawyer...

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Texas Sues PA, GA, MI, and WI In U.S. Supreme Court To Have Legislatures Appoint Electors

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 9:00am 12/8/2020 at 9:00am
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So, I didn’t see this coming. The State of Texas has sued Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Michigan, and Georgia in the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Pennsylvania: Alito Moves Up Response Date on Emergency Application To 12/8

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 12:35pm 12/6/2020 at 12:35pm
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A lot of people read a lot into Justice Samuel Alito setting December 9, 2020, as the date for Pennsylvania and its officials to respond to the Emergency Application for Injunctive Relief filed by people challenging the Pennsylvania certification. The argument was that Alito was going to let the applicati...

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Pennsylvania – Don’t Assume Alito Giving Until 12/9 To Respond To Emergency Application Means He’s Letting It Die On the Vine (Update)

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 4, 2020 at 5:15pm 12/4/2020 at 5:15pm
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UPDATE 12/6: Pennsylvania: Alito Moves Up Response Date on Emergency Application To 12/8

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Pennsylvania: Emergency Injunction Sought From SCOTUS To Halt Any Further Certification Actions

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 5:23pm 12/1/2020 at 5:23pm
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On Saturday night, November 28, we noted that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses challenge to mail-in ballot procedures, vacates halt to certification. The basis for the PA Supreme Court ruling was that the petitioners had waited too long, and should have challenged mail-in ballot procedures prior to the election:

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses challenge to mail-in ballot procedures, vacates halt to certification

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 6:54pm 11/28/2020 at 6:54pm
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As we covered yesterday, a state court judge in Pennsylvania upheld her prior halt to certification of the vote, finding a likelihood that the mail-in ballot procedure violated the state constitution.

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Pennsylvania State Judge Upholds Halt To Certification, Finds Likelihood Mail-In Balloting Procedures Violate PA Constitution

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 27, 2020 at 11:00pm 11/27/2020 at 11:00pm
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UPDATE 11-28-2020 7 p.m.: Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses challenge to mail-in ballot procedures, vacates halt to certification

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