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No, There Is No Empowerment To Be Found in Period Blood Displays

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 9:32pm 3/6/2019 at 9:32pm
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Gross! A 26-year-old California sex coach who goes by Demetra Nyx splattered pictures of herself smeared with menstrual blood all over Instagram to celebrate her “beautiful and powerful” periods.

She said:

I used to spend my time worrying about what other people thought of me… And yet. It turns out none of that was...

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Why Green Book Deserved Its 2019 Best Picture Win

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 4:00pm 3/3/2019 at 4:00pm
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If you had asked me a week before the Oscars ceremony who was likely to walk away with the Best Picture award for 2018 film releases, I would’ve given you two answers: Black Panther or Blackkklansman. In the age of #OscarsSoWhite, where progressive politics rule over Hollywood like the Eye of...

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Brandeis University Social Justice Week Will Include Advocacy for Sex Work

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 4, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/4/2019 at 2:00pm

Is this what passes for the pursuit of scholarship now? Sex work?

Campus Reform reports:

‘Social justice fest’ promotes sex work advocacy, boycotting Wendy’s

Brandeis University will host a week-long series of social justice events, including ones led by “advocates for sex workers” and ones informing students how they can support a boycott...

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U. Michigan Students Create Nation’s First Minor in Social Class and Inequality

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 11:30am 2/3/2019 at 11:30am

Colleges and universities already offer a ton of courses in this area, it’s inescapable. Was this really necessary?

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North Carolina State Hosts Social Justice Training for Students and Staff

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 12:04pm 1/31/2019 at 12:04pm

This has nothing to do with the pursuit of scholarship. It’s just mandatory political indoctrination.

The College Fix reports:

Public university hosts ‘Social Justice January’ daylong tra...

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U. Wisconsin-Madison to Pay Students to Promote Social Justice on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 11:30am 1/26/2019 at 11:30am

Imagine a world where students are paid to educate others about the Constitution. We actually have a need for that.

Campus Reform reports:

UW-Madison pays students to ‘advance social justice issues’

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking to hire three social justice interns to help with social justice efforts around campus.

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Lewis and Clark College Offering Graduate Course on ‘Toxic Masculinity’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 25, 2019 at 8:00am 1/25/2019 at 8:00am

One has to wonder how the real Lewis and Clark would feel about the concept of toxic masculinity. Has that question occurred to anyone at this school?

Campus Reform reports:

College teaches ed. students how to ‘combat toxic masculinity’

Students at Lewis and Clark College’s Graduate School of Education can take a course in...

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The Social Justice Warrior Women Behind Gillette’s Men-Shaming Ad

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 6:00pm 1/16/2019 at 6:00pm

Monday, I blogged about Gillette’s new ad which used the  30 year birthday of their slogan “the best a man can get” to shame all decent men for the actions of sleaze bags.

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CNN Legal Analyst Accuses Black Conservative David Webb of Having White Privilege

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm 1/16/2019 at 1:00pm
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David Webb is a black, conservative commentator and talk radio host. You may recognize him from his frequent appearances on FOX News over the years.

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University in Texas Seeks English Prof Familiar With Feminism, Social Justice, Queer Rhetoric

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 10:00am 1/16/2019 at 10:00am

Again and again, we are seeing evidence of the left’s agenda becoming more important than the subject matter being taught. It will eventually eclipse the subject completely.

Campus Reform reports:

Texas A&M English prof candidates better have a ‘feminist’ or ‘queer’ ‘agenda’

Texas A&M University-Commerce is seeking a new assistant English professor, preferably one...

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College to Teach Social Justice by Having Students Play ‘Monopoly’ Board Game

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 11:30am 1/12/2019 at 11:30am

It’s not just board games, either. It sounds like this school has an entire day of ‘fun’ events planned.

Campus Reform reports:

College invites students to ‘get a lesson in social justice’ by playing Monopoly

An Illinois college is planning to host a campus-wide symposium that will contain events and panel discussions related to...

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Colorado State Pays ‘Eco-Leaders’ to Promote Social Justice on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 10:00am 1/8/2019 at 10:00am

Participants receive money and academic credit for this, even though it’s so obviously political activism.

Campus Reform reports:

Colorado State pays ‘eco leaders’ to create ‘social justice’ project

A Colorado State University residential program offers monetary compensation for environmental and social justice advocacy on campus.

The university’s “eco leaders” program offers students both compensation and...

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Portland State Prof Who Exposed ‘Grievance Studies’ Corruption Faces University Discipline

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 10:00am 1/6/2019 at 10:00am
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Last October, we brought you the story of three academics named Helen Pluckrose, James A. Lindsay, and Peter Boghossian, who wrote absurd papers in the areas of gender studies, women’s studies, and more.

They then submitted the papers to journals which, to their amazement, published many of them.

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American U. Seminar Will Advise Faculty Not to Judge Writing Quality When Grading

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 1:30pm 1/5/2019 at 1:30pm

The theory here is that judging writing by its quality is somehow racist.

The College Fix reports:

University seminar teaches faculty not to judge ‘quality’ of writing when grading

American University is hosting a seminar next month to teach faculty how to assess writing without judging its quality. In the seminar’s own words: “grading...

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Rutgers Social Justice Course Teaches ‘Resistance Strategies’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 4, 2019 at 8:00am 1/4/2019 at 8:00am

Another fine example of left wing political activism replacing serious scholarship.

Campus Reform reports:

Rutgers students earn credit for learning ‘resistance’

Students at Rutgers University can earn academic credit in spring 2019 by learning social justice “resistance strategies”...

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Ohio Wesleyan U. Now Offering a Major in Social Justice

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 31, 2018 at 10:00am 12/31/2018 at 10:00am

Preparing young leftists for careers in progressive activism.

Campus Reform reports:

OWU offers ‘social justice’ major with mandatory ‘activism’ work

A university in Ohio is offering a “social justice major” to students, aiming to “cultivate…the knowledge and skills needed to analyze social injustices.”

Ohio Wesleyan University is offering the major to undergraduate students who are...

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Hamilton College Now Offering Course Which Promotes Social Justice Through Teaching

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 12:00pm 12/19/2018 at 12:00pm

Just think of this as trickle-down indoctrination. Also know that it is becoming ever more common.

Campus Reform reports:

NY college offers course on promoting social justice through teaching

A New York college is...

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