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U. Pennsylvania Blocks Public From Dinesh D’Souza Event, Citing Safety Concerns

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 8, 2019 at 10:00am 11/8/2019 at 10:00am

This is a form of heckler’s veto. Students who pose a threat of violence over speech get the speech shut down.

From the YAF blog:

UPenn Blocks Public from Dinesh D’Souza Lecture, Revokes Venue Days Before Event

The University of Pennsylvania is scrambling to limit the reach of conservative ideas on its campus.

Just days...

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Posters Found on Campus of Susquehanna University Say ‘It’s OK to be White’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 4, 2019 at 10:00am 11/4/2019 at 10:00am

Naturally, this caused quite a stir at the school. You have to wonder if this was just a troll.

Penn Live reports:

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Student Government at U. Pennsylvania to Get Mandatory Diversity Training

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2019 at 1:00pm 11/1/2019 at 1:00pm

Does anyone on the campus left realize how authoritarian ‘mandatory diversity training’ sounds?

The College Fix reports:

Penn student government is getting mandatory diversity training

The student government at the University of Pennsylvania is adopting manda...

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Former Acting ICE Chief Shouted Off Stage by Student Protesters at UPenn

https://youtu.be/eySVZCYaxzo
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/26/2019 at 12:00pm
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Former acting ICE chief Tom Homan was supposed to speak during an event at the University of Pennsylvania this week, but student protesters decided they were more important. They made such a scene that the school ended up cancelling the event.

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Email Warnings About Unpaid Tuition Prompt Student ‘Sit-in’ at Thomas Jefferson U.

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 14, 2019 at 8:00am 10/14/2019 at 8:00am

It’s almost as if many students are just looking for an excuse to stage a protest.

The College Fix reports:

Students stage sit-in at Thomas Jefferson U. after email...

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Drexel University Stuck With $190K Bill After Former Prof Allegedly Blew it on Strip Clubs

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/8/2019 at 12:00pm

How does someone spend this kind of money on trips to a nudie bar?

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports:

Ex-prof’s strip club habit sticks Drexel University with $190K bill

The former head of Drexel University’s electrical engineering department blew hundreds of thousands of federal research dollars at area strip clubs, government lawyers said. Now, the...

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Gender Neutral Fashion Show Causes Stir at Duquesne University

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 27, 2019 at 8:00am 9/27/2019 at 8:00am

Duquesne University is a Catholic school, so some people weren’t down with this.

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports:

Gender neutral fashion show draws officials’ attention at Duquesne University

Did student organizers of a gender neutral fashion show at Duquesne University go too far in promoting the event with ads showing a man wearing a dress...

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Student Govt. Officials at University of Pennsylvania Push for Mandatory Diversity Training

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 10:00am 9/19/2019 at 10:00am

They want this for themselves and everyone else. Have you noticed this is almost always mandatory?

The College Fix reports:

Student government officials want internal training to help them understand ‘diversity and bias’

Representatives of the student government at the University of Pennsylvania are pushing for mandatory diversity training for themselves and their colleagues,...

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West Chester U. Opens Campus Store Staffed By Autistic Students

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 2, 2019 at 9:00am 9/2/2019 at 9:00am
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I love this idea! West Chester University opened a convenience store on campus staffed by students with autism. It’s an excellent way for those students to overcome the challenges they face. One Yale professor said those “on the autistic spectrum need...

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Penn State to Celebrate Constitution Day on Sept. 17

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 11:30am 8/31/2019 at 11:30am

Penn State University announced its Constitution Day celebration to take place on the 232nd birthday greatest document ever written in history. From Penn State News:

The First and Second amendments to the U.S. Constitution are in the...

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Rapper Lil Uzi Vert Promises to Pay Temple Student’s Tuition if He Finishes School

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55iN4H6kRN4
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 9:30am 8/25/2019 at 9:30am
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When Raheel Ahmad saw rapper Lil Uzi Vert in a department store he took a chance and asked him to pay for his $90,000 tuition at Temple University. Lil Uzi Vert agreed on a few conditions. From The Blast:

“Uzi, what’s good, brah?” The fan called out to the artist as he...

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University of Pennsylvania Study Finds Racism has Decreased Under Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 10:00am 7/25/2019 at 10:00am
http://insider.foxnews.com/2018/01/28/cherokee-woman-blasts-elizabeth-warren-claiming-native-american-ancestry

This flies in the face of the narrative we’ve heard from the media every single day for over two years.

Campus Reform reports:

UPenn study on racism in Trump era SMASHES the Left’s narrative

A recent study from the University of Pennsylvania finds that racism in America has significantly decreased since President Donald Trump’s...

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U. Pittsburgh ‘Diversity Retreat’ Features Two Far-Left Academics

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 1, 2019 at 8:00am 7/1/2019 at 8:00am

When academia says diversity, they are almost never referring to thoughts or point of view.

The College Fix reports:

Pitt ‘diversity retreat’ features prof who used 9/11...

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Keystone College Cutting Majors and Laying off Staff

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 24, 2019 at 8:00am 5/24/2019 at 8:00am

Another small private college making cuts, for the purpose of sustainability.

WNEP News reports:

Keystone College to Eliminate Two Majors, Layoff Employees

Keystone College has announced plans to layoff professors and eliminate programs as part of a campus-wide realignment.

The college near Factoryville is done for the semester but administrators rolled out plans that will...

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Republicans Hold Pennsylvania House Special Election by Large Margin

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/22/2019 at 3:00pm
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Pennsylvania’s 12th District elected state Rep. Fred Keller (R) to finish Rep. Tom Marino’s (R) term. He stepped down in January.

The district has a sizeable Republican population so the result should not shock anyone. However, the large margin of defeat may show a bright 2020 for Republicans.

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Fraternities and Sororities No Longer Allowed at Swarthmore College

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 13, 2019 at 2:00pm 5/13/2019 at 2:00pm

Some students at this school recently launched a hunger strike demanding this. Looks like they’re getting their way.

CBS News reports:

Swarthmore College will no longer allow fraternities and sororities

Fraternities and sororities will no longer be allowed at Swarthmore College following outrage over years-old documents allegedly written by one fraternity that contain derogatory...

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Parents of Girls Harassed by Brian Sims Raise Over $100K for Pro-Life Group

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 10, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/10/2019 at 3:00pm

When they go low, we go high, as they say.

I have so much respect for the teenage girls and their parents after Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims harassed them in front of a Planned Parenthood.

Not only did they pray...

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