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The Rise of Jordan Peterson Review: New Documentary Captures the Tumultuous Celebrity of the Famous Academic

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 30, 2019 at 9:00am 9/30/2019 at 9:00am
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It would be easy to take a side on the issue of Jordan Peterson. Certainly at this point most everyone has. The controversial Canadian professor, author, free speech activist and public speaker has developed a massive international reputation over the past three years since he initially spoke out against the Canadian...

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Welcome to the Asylum – ‘Campusland’ by Scott Johnston (Review)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/25/2019 at 5:00pm

Sometimes someone writes something that you wish you yourself had written.

A few weeks ago I had just put the finishing touches on my new novel, Nevergreen, a “high-spirited, richly imagined” campus satire that is both “smart and hilarious” (IMHO), when I learned that debut novelist Scott Johnston was a week away...

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Dem Presidential Candidate Marianne Williamson Leads White Followers in “Prayer of Apology” To Black People

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 7:00am 7/23/2019 at 7:00am
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Democrat presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson gave a debate performance for the ages with her loopy, New Agey ramblings. Apparently, it worked on Granite State Democrat primary voters because she is ahead of Sen. Cory Booker (NJ), Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (NY), and Robert “Beto” O’Rourke (TX) in New Hampshire polls.

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Five “Woke” Takes on Moonwalk 50th Anniversary

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 6:00pm 7/21/2019 at 6:00pm
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Professor Jacobson shared his boyhood memories of the first time a man walked on the moon, and he spoke of how moving that was and remains.  Indeed, across the nation, the majority of Americans feel the same way about a defining moment in our shared history.

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“Manholes” are now “Maintenance Holes” in Berkeley, CA

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 19, 2019 at 9:00am 7/19/2019 at 9:00am
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The city council of Berkeley, CA, just took another step in the progressive competition for wokeness. They have changed municipal codes to be gender neutral, in an effort to be more inclusive.

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Professor Under Fire for Speaking Out Against Political Correctness, Illegal Immigration

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10:00am 6/15/2019 at 10:00am
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Fang Zhou is an associate professor at Georgia Gwinnett College. He is also a legal immigrant from China and frequent critic of illegal immigration in the United States. His views on that subject, as well as political correctness, have triggered some people on the left.

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Cambridge Leftists Remove ‘Offensive’ Massachusetts State Flag from City Hall

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 24, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/24/2019 at 1:00pm
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Officials in Cambridge, MA, which is known for its progressive politics, have removed the Massachusetts state flag from city hall. The flag features an image of the Native American leader Massasoit (aka Ousamequin) with the arm of Myles Standish holding a sword at the top.

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Australian Election Losers: Climate Change Cult, Socialism, Identity Politics, Political Correctness

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 20, 2019 at 7:35pm 5/20/2019 at 7:35pm
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Conservatives in Australia scored a surprise upset victory, in an election liberals supposedly could not lose.

We covered the result Saturday night, including the liberal meltdowns which approached those seen in the U.S. on election night 2016, Australia: Conservatives score surprise upset victory as voters reject Labor climate change and income...

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Shutuppery Liberals Level ‘Incitement’ Allegations to Silence Conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/20/2019 at 12:00pm
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Democrats desperately want people to believe that Republicans are criticizing them in order to deliberately put them in harm’s way.  If they can get enough people to believe this, they can simply silence all dissenting opinion as “incitement.”

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Merkel’s Successor Under Fire for Mocking Gender-Neutral Bathrooms

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 7:00am 3/6/2019 at 7:00am
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Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s successor, has come under fire for make a joke about gender-neutral bathrooms. Her remark was in response to a campaign waged by the left-wing Green Party to introduce gender-neutral bathrooms in official builds in the state of Berlin.

She said the third-gender toilets were for “men who cannot...

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Rider University Dean Resigns Over Ban on Chick-fil-A in Defense of Company’s Christian Values

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/5/2019 at 1:00pm
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In the fall of 2018, Rider University in New Jersey surveyed students to find out which restaurant they would like to have on campus. Students preferred Chick-fil-A, but that choice was rejected by university leadership, which felt the company’s corporate values were insufficiently inclusive.

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Brigham Young University Apologizes for Promotion of ‘Taco Tuesday’ Event

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 12:00pm 1/16/2019 at 12:00pm

A photo of students in sombreros and taco costumes used to promote the event was deemed cultural appropriation.

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University Dean Wants Students to Say ‘Freshmores’ Instead of ‘Freshmen’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 10:00am 12/6/2018 at 10:00am

The thinking here is that ‘freshmores’ is more inclusive because it doesn’t contain the word ‘men.’

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Dean urges students to use ‘freshmores’ instead of ‘freshmen’ to be more inclusive

Around the Honors College at Appalachian State, you may hear a different way of labeling first-year college students. While they’re commonly...

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Columbia University Students Kick Saturday Night Live Comedian Off Stage for ‘Offensive’ Jokes

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 9:00am 12/5/2018 at 9:00am
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Last week at Columbia University, the school’s Asian American Alliance held a fundraising event called “CultureSHOCK:Reclaim” and invited comedian and SNL alum Nimesh Patel to perform. Halfway through his performance, student organizers walked on stage, took his microphone and told him to wrap it up.

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Student Govt Official Faces Impeachment for Writing “Illegal Aliens” in Social Media Post

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 4:00pm 11/17/2018 at 4:00pm
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Michaela Todd is the Vice President of the student government at Emporia State University in Kansas. During the run-up to the 2018 midterms, she wrote a post on Facebook to show her support of Republican Kris Kobach for governor. The post included the term ‘illegal aliens’ and it set off...

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The Simpsons Reportedly Dropping ‘Apu’ Character for being a ‘Stereotype’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 10:00am 10/28/2018 at 10:00am
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The long-running animated comedy series ‘The Simpsons’ is preparing to drop the character Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, the Indian-American owner of the ‘Kwik-E-Mart’ due to political correctness.

This became an issue when comedian Hari Kondabolu made a documentary film called “The Problem With Apu” which was released last year.

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Cal State Long Beach removing “Prospector Pete” statue because 1849 Gold Rush now politically incorrect

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 12:00pm 9/23/2018 at 12:00pm
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Another campus statue is being singled out for removal over political correctness. “Prospector Pete” is going to be taken off the campus plaza of California State University Long Beach and moved to an alumni center, because critics say the Gold Rush contributed to deaths of indigenous peoples.

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