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College Basketball Coach Stresses the Importance of Social Justice in Sports

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

This was written by the now former men’s basketball coach at Saint Michael’s College in Vermont. The left wants their agenda to be front and center in every aspect of academic life. Nothing is immune.

From Inside Higher Ed:

Why Coaching for Social Justice Matters

I write this as my six-year term as a...

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Diversity and Social Justice Are Big Business in Education, and You’re Paying for it

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 4, 2020 at 11:00am 12/4/2020 at 11:00am
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The progressive concept of  “diversity, equity, and inclusion'” is newspeak for enforcing progressive political values and not including anyone who disagrees.

This is becoming an industry within education and is increasingly funded with tax dollars.

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Biden Treasury Pick Janet Yellen Promises to Use Department to Address Race, Gender and the ‘Climate Crisis’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 11:00am 12/2/2020 at 11:00am
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Former Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen is Joe Biden’s pick to head the Treasury Department. During recent remarks, Yellen pledged to use the department to address many issues, including those of race, gender disparity,and the climate crisis.

The Democratic party’s approach to policy is now nearly indistinguishable from that of progressive activists...

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Georgetown Prof Says Critical Race Theory is Poisoning America

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 8:00am 12/2/2020 at 8:00am

This takes real courage for people who work in higher education. Have people finally had enough?

From the New York Post:

How the explosion in critical race theory is poisoning America

How likely are we to heal our country’s wounds if we divide our fellow citizens into “white people” who are stained, and “people...

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Student Activists at Swarthmore Issue List of Demands Over Alleged ‘Anti-Blackness’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 23, 2020 at 8:00am 11/23/2020 at 8:00am

It sounds like these students are accusing Swarthmore College of being a racist institution.

The College Fix reports:

Swarthmore College activists issue demands, strike against ‘institutional anti-blackness’

Student activists at the small, private (and pricey) Swarthmore College last week began a strike from “most college-related activities” until the school officials fully meet their demands...

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Students at U. Pittsburgh Medical School Add Vow Against ‘Systemic Racism’ to Hippocratic Oath

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 8:00am 11/17/2020 at 8:00am

The left’s social justice agenda will eventually reach into virtually every discipline of study. Not even the hard sciences will be immune from this.

Campus Reform reports:

Pitt med students add vow against ‘systemic racism’ to Hippocratic Oath

Students at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine started a tradition of writing a class...

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UC-Davis Pauses Teacher Education Program to Include Social Justice

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

Home schooling became more popular during the COVID lockdowns out of necessity. Things like this are going to make it even more popular.

Campus Reform reports:

UC-Davis pauses teacher education program to incorporate social justice

After administrators at...

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Art School With Massive Deficit Hiring 10 Profs to Teach ‘Race and Decolonization’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 8:00am 11/10/2020 at 8:00am

The social justice agenda of the left is eclipsing academics at some schools. RISD is one of the most respected art schools in the country. Why would they do this?

The College Fix reports:

Art school with $50 million COVID deficit is hiring 10 professors to teach ‘race and decolonization’

Public health “experts” tell...

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California Voters Reject Pro-Affirmative Action Ballot Measure Prop 16

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 4:02pm 11/4/2020 at 4:02pm
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California had a measure on its ballot this year called Prop 16, which was designed to basically undo civil rights in the name of social justice.

Voters rejected the measure, pretty soundly.

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Top Deans Discuss Injecting More Racial Justice Into Business Schools

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 8:00am 10/27/2020 at 8:00am

Despite the pandemic, and all it brought with it, the academic left seems to be doubling down.

The College Fix reports:

America’s top business school deans discuss embedding more racial justice into business schools

Should calculus be required in business schools? Should GPA trump “lived experiences” in business school applications? Should business professors infuse...

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U. Pittsburgh Introducing Initiative for ‘Justice Teaching’ in Public Schools

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 6:00pm 10/14/2020 at 6:00pm

The left is intent on imposing their political agenda on education at every level. This is just one example of how they are going about it.

Campus Reform reports:

Pitt introduces initiative for ‘justice teaching’ in public schools

Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Education recently put together a three-year working group...

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Big 12 Athletic Conference Pushing Social Justice in College Football Fall Season

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 12, 2020 at 10:00am 10/12/2020 at 10:00am

Sports was one of the last areas of higher education which had not been taken over by the progressive agenda, but that is changing fast.

Campus Reform reports:

Big 12 athletic conference makes push for social justice during fall season

As college football season is well underway, the Big 12 conference announced that it...

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College Music Department Pledges to Remove ‘Systemic Racism’ From Curriculum

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 8:00am 10/1/2020 at 8:00am

In too many places, the progressive agenda is more important than the actual subject of study.

The College Fix reports:

College music department pledges to remove the ‘systemic racism’ from its curriculum

The music department of Meredith College has promised to tackle racism problems, accord...

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Cancel Culture: SJWs at Spotify Demand Censorship of Network’s Newest Star Joe Rogan

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 2:00pm 9/27/2020 at 2:00pm
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The digital media company ‘Spotify’ recently spent $100 million to bring the highly popular Joe Rogan podcast into its fold. Rogan’s long-form interviews with interesting guests were drawing hundreds of millions of views on YouTube, making his show a valuable commodity.

Rogan’s show has been on Spotify for less than a month,...

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Swarthmore College Student Newspaper Calls for Mandatory Critical Race Theory for Graduation

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 21, 2020 at 8:00am 9/21/2020 at 8:00am

This is nothing more than an attempt to make left-wing politics a requirement. It’s politics by force, under the guise of higher education.

The College Fix reports:

Swarthmore College student paper: Mandate critical race theory for graduation

In a recent editorial where the Swarthmore College Phoenix tells the school to “prioritize Black [and] Indigenous...

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Technical Writing Course at Clemson U. Allegedly Transformed Into Social Justice Seminar

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 9:30am 9/19/2020 at 9:30am

The left is doing this with multiple disciplines. Nothing will be left untouched.

The College Fix reports:

Clemson lecturer turns technical writing course into social justice seminar

At Clemson University, English 3140 has traditionally been a class for juniors and seniors to learn technical writing for use in their future careers.

But a Clemson lecturer...

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U. Michigan-Dearborn Hosts Racially Segregated Events in the Name of Social Justice and Inclusion

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 10:00am 9/10/2020 at 10:00am

What is the difference between this and Jim Crow laws? The organizers of this event are practicing racial segregation in the name of social justice. It’s insanity.

Campus Reform reports:

UMich hosts space for ‘students th...

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