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Prof Says Republicans ‘Pimp God’ by Turning ‘Her’ into a ‘Gun-Toting Bigot’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 8:00am 6/18/2019 at 8:00am

Is this the sort of person you want to pay thousands of dollars to educate your child? Does this even sound like a person with a sound mind?

The College Fix reports:

GOP-hating prof says Republicans ‘pimp God’ by turning ‘Her’ into a ‘gun-toting bigot’

A professor of Pan-African Studies from the University of...

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Led by Sens. Cruz and Kaine, Senate Passes Unanimous Resolution Expressly Condemning Anti-Semitism

https://youtu.be/9af0lNDZUNU, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aj9IMs5VtyI
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 12:00pm 6/15/2019 at 12:00pm
https://youtu.be/9af0lNDZUNU, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aj9IMs5VtyI

On Thursday, the Senate did what the House was unwilling to do earlier this year: Pass a bipartisan, unanimous resolution that expressly condemned anti-Semitism.

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U.S. Senators Show Support for Campus Free Speech Resolution

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 11:30am 6/9/2019 at 11:30am

There seems to be a distinct lack of Democrats supporting this. Isn’t that curious?

Campus Reform reports:

Nearly a dozen U.S. senators sponsor campus free speech resolution

Ten U.S. senators have sponsored legislation showing support for free speech on college campuses and signaled opposition to free speech zones.

Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) introduced the Campus...

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Suspected Antifa Member Arrested for Allegedly Trying to Chain College Republicans in Classroom

https://youtu.be/ik-Nh4Q_oA4
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 7:00pm 6/6/2019 at 7:00pm
https://youtu.be/ik-Nh4Q_oA4

While the College Republicans at the University of Washington held a meeting in a classroom, someone approached the door from the outside and attempted to chain the doors shut. Luckily, they had someone watching the door.

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Republicans Hold Pennsylvania House Special Election by Large Margin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rj7tFASTAHk
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/22/2019 at 3:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rj7tFASTAHk

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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Amash’s Call for Trump’s Impeachment Draws a Primary Challenger

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4n6cX8SuMWQ
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 7:00am 5/21/2019 at 7:00am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4n6cX8SuMWQ

Rep. Amash, Never Trumper supreme, recently called for Trump’s impeachment, making him the lone Republican to do so. Fuzzy blogged about Amash’s vanity move this past weekend.
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#NeverTrump Civil War? Justin Amash Calls For Trump Impeachment; Mitt Romney Counters Case “Just Isn’t There”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4n6cX8SuMWQ
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 4:00pm 5/19/2019 at 4:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4n6cX8SuMWQ

One of the first and most vocal #NeverTrump members of Congress, Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) is now making headlines as “the first Republican” to call for President Trump’s impeachment.

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Republican Senators Introduce Legislation to Protect Freedom of Religion on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 12:00pm 5/16/2019 at 12:00pm

This ties directly into the protection of free speech as well. Kudos to these senators.

The College Fix reports:

Republican senators introduce Equal Campus Access Act to protect students’ religious freedom

Three Republican senators have proposed legislation in an effort to protect college students’ freedom of religion on campus.

The Higher Education Act of 1965,...

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College Republicans Hold Affirmative Action Bake Sale in Response to New Law

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 9:30am 5/12/2019 at 9:30am

This is an effective form of protest because it offends progressives with a policy they support.

The College Fix reports:

‘One of our best events’: College Republicans hold affirmative action bake sale in response to new law

College Republicans at the University of Washington held an “affirmative action bake sale” last week, voicing their...

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Dems’ Latest Tinfoil Hattery: Republicans Are Baiting Us To Impeach Trump

https://twitter.com/CalebJHull/status/1106246010727268353?ref_src=twsrc^tfw
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 6:30pm 5/5/2019 at 6:30pm
https://twitter.com/CalebJHull/status/1106246010727268353?ref_src=twsrc^tfw

Okay, it’s hard to think of a more ridiculous argument than this, yet the Democrats have concocted it for public consumption.

Their point goes something like this:  Republicans are forcing them to pursue impeachment, against their (the Dems’) better judgment, and . . . um, it’s not good.  Unless it is.  (But...

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In 2020, can California GOP retake seats lost in 2018?

https://www.msnbc.com/morning-joe/watch/republicans-lose-reagan-country-in-orange-county-1372374083795
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 4:00pm 4/28/2019 at 4:00pm
https://www.msnbc.com/morning-joe/watch/republicans-lose-reagan-country-in-orange-county-1372374083795

Legal Insurrection readers may recall that as mail-in and absentee ballots were counted after the November 2018  election Republicans lost several seats in California districts.  The losses include seven in Orange Country, a former reliably red area of the state.

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Former MA Governor Bill Weld to Challenge Trump for GOP Nomination in 2020

https://youtu.be/rssxqUjavA8
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 9:00am 4/16/2019 at 9:00am
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Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld ran on the Libertarian ticket in 2016 with former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson. On Monday afternoon, he announced that he is planning to challenge Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020.

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Amherst College Student Govt. Threatens to Derecognize College Republicans Over Jokes

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/11/2019 at 12:00pm

The College Republicans were making fun of the Orwellian “Common Language Guide’ released by the school and that’s a big problem.

The College Fix reports:

Amherst student government threatens to derecognize College Republicans for mild private jokes

Not everyone was thrilled when Amherst College released a “Common Language Guide” last month that defined terms...

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Washington State Bias Response Team ‘Trains’ Students How to Deal With College Republicans

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 11:30am 4/6/2019 at 11:30am

This is classic projection. Last month a conservative student was violently attacked at Berkeley, but the left is trying to paint Republicans as the potentially violent ones.

Campus Reform reports:

WSU teaches students how to handle College Republicans at bias training

Washington State University’s Bias Advisory Response Team planned two de-escalation trainings in late...

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Kevin McCarthy: ‘Sad Day’ When Democrats Vote ‘Against Israel and in Support of the BDS Movement’

https://twitter.com/GOPLeader/status/1113895777909256193
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 5, 2019 at 3:00pm 4/5/2019 at 3:00pm
https://twitter.com/GOPLeader/status/1113895777909256193

House Republicans attempted to add pro-Israel and anti-BDS language into an unrelated resolution on Thursday.

The resolution “aimed to end U.S. participation in Yemen’s civil war,” which has caused a humanitarian crisis, “where Iran-backed Houthi rebels have sought to overthrow the country’s government, prompting a Saudi bombing campaign that has lasted nearly...

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Sen. Paul: Congress Should Ask Obama What He Knew About Russia Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 8:00pm 3/28/2019 at 8:00pm
https://youtu.be/VWTaOrgcs24

Add Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) to the growing list of high-profile Republicans who want to know what President Obama himself knew at the time about the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections.
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Tennessee Republican Presents Resolution Asking Colleges to Ditch ‘Free Speech Zones’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 10:00am 3/14/2019 at 10:00am

The very concept of isolating free speech to certain areas is insulting. We need more representatives to speak up in this way.

Campus Reform reports:

Congressman breathes fresh air into campus free speech debate ahead of Trump’s exec. order

Rep. Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) is seeking to remove free speech zones on college campuses with...

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