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Columbia U. Gets $5 Million to Create ‘Racial Justice and Abolition Democracy’ Curriculum

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 9:30am 2/28/2021 at 9:30am

This is progressive propaganda and DNC talking points repackaged as higher education.

The College Fix reports:

Columbia University receives $5 million to develop ‘Racial Justice and Abolition Democracy’ curriculum

Columbia University recently announced that it will be developing a curriculum on “Racial Justice and Abolition Democracy” after receiving a $5 million grant from the...

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Virginia School District Cancels Dr. Seuss Ahead of Read Across America Day

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 4:00pm 2/27/2021 at 4:00pm
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The Loudon County Virginia school district has decided to distance their Read Across America Day activities from what has traditionally also been a celebration of world-famous children’s author Dr. Seuss’s birthday because of “racial undertones,” according to an article at The Daily Wire.

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Editor of Yale Law Journal Needlessly Apologizes for ‘Unwelcoming Culture’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 1:30pm 2/27/2021 at 1:30pm

Activist groups claimed minorities were underrepresented at Yale Law Journal. They were completely wrong, but the editor is apologizing anyway.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Yale Law Journal Editor Apologizes For ‘Unwelcoming Culture’

The former editor in chief of the Yale Law Journal apologized on Wednesday for his board’s role in what he describes...

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Obama the Healer Strikes Again With Claims of ‘White Resistance’ Preventing Reparations

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 5:00pm 2/25/2021 at 5:00pm
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It seems former President Obama didn’t get Joe Biden’s memo about unity. In his new podcast with noted Trump-hater Bruce Springsteen, he said that white ‘resistance and resentment’ has prevented reparations.

Can we finally dispel this notion that Obama is some healing, unifying figure?

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Ithaca (NY) Mayor Calls for Abolishing Police Dept, Replacing With ‘Community Solution Workers’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 7:00pm 2/24/2021 at 7:00pm
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Did you think we were finally past all the ‘abolish the police’ nonsense? Even Minneapolis is now spending money on new police officers after rejoining reality.

Yet in Ithaca, New York, Mayor Svante Myrick is trying to replace the police with something that will make progressives feel better.

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Why Do Red States Allow Radicals to Hijack Their Taxpayer-Funded Universities?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 8:00am 2/24/2021 at 8:00am

This is an excellent question.

Mark Pulliam asks at his blog, Misrule of Law:

Trouble in Paradise? (Part 8)

Or, Why Do Red States Like Tennessee Allow Radicals to Hijack Their Taxpayer-Funded Universities?*

A recently-arrived Volunteer warns his fellow Tennesseans about the scourge of wokeness in higher education.

I am not a native Tennessean, but I...

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Report: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Pushing ‘Anti-Racist’ Initiative in Math

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 19, 2021 at 5:00pm 2/19/2021 at 5:00pm
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The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is reportedly pushing a new math program that claims ideas like showing your work are racist.

It’s part of the new ‘anti-racist’ agenda the left is trying to embed in every education level.

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Prof. Marc Lamont Hill: Goal of Black Lives Matter is to “dismantle the Zionist project”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 7:30pm 2/17/2021 at 7:30pm
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Professor Marc Lamont Hill is an influential and high-profile leader of two movements: The Black Lives Matter movement and the anti-Israel movement. The “intersectional” hijacking and crossover of domestic movements in the anti-Israel cause is something we have covered for years.

Lamont Hill just admitted what we all knew, but some people...

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UConn Introducing New Course on ‘Immigration Justice’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 10:00am 2/16/2021 at 10:00am

Students will be partnered with local activist groups? So this is political activism, not academics. How else can you read this?

Campus Reform reports:

UConn course has students partner with ‘immigrant justice’ ‘activist’ groups, but won’t say which ones

The University of Connecticut’s Latino and Latin American Department announced it will introduce a new...

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UC-Berkeley Cancels Plan to Close ‘Social Justice Center’ After Backlash From Left

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 11:30am 2/13/2021 at 11:30am

The left often get their way because they’re really good at complaining loudly. This is an excellent example of that.

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley backtracks on closing social justice center amid leftist backlash

The University of California-Berkeley backtracked on plans to shut down its social justice center amid backlash from students, faculty, and alumni.

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Mark Cuban Ordered the End of National Anthem at Dallas Mavericks Games

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 3:00pm 2/10/2021 at 3:00pm
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It took 13 games for anyone to notice, but the Dallas Mavericks stopped playing the national anthem before games.

Owner Mark Cuban confirmed he gave the order, but does not know if it will last all season nor did he provide any comment or statement.

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New Report Says Boise State University is Being Overrun by Social Justice Ideology

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 12:00pm 2/9/2021 at 12:00pm

The left does not seek to coexist within the system. It wants to take over and dominate the system. That’s what appears to be happening here.

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Students at Harvard’s Kennedy School Demand Mandatory Anti-Racism Courses

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 8, 2021 at 10:00am 2/8/2021 at 10:00am

Demanding something be made mandatory makes no sense. That’s like saying, I demand that you make me do something.

Campus Reform reports:

Harvard students push for curriculum ‘audit,’ mandatory ‘anti-racism’ courses

Harvard Kennedy School students sent an open letter to administrators dem...

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Biden Appoints Susan Rice To Drive Racial Politics Deep Into Federal Bureaucracy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 8:20pm 1/27/2021 at 8:20pm
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Joe Biden has brought on former Obama national security adviser Susan Rice as a domestic policy aide to promote racial justice and equity.

This is the latest example of Biden promoting policy that sounds like it came directly off of a college campus.

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Biden Reverses Trump Order Banning Racially-Divisive Critical Race Training In Federal Government

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 9:00am 1/27/2021 at 9:00am
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Joe Biden delivered some remarks on systemic racism and racial equity, which included the suggestion that the Trump administration banned diversity and sensitivity training.

That is false. Trump directed government offices to stop teaching critical race theory.

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Think Tank at Columbia U. Calls on Biden to Appoint a ‘Secretary of Racial Justice’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 12:00pm 1/26/2021 at 12:00pm
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America’s transformation into a giant let-wing college campus continues apace.

Campus Reform reports:

Columbia calls on Biden to appoint a ‘Secretary of Racial Justice’

A group of academics at Columbia University recommended that President Joe Biden appoint a “Secretary of Racial Justice” to his Cabinet.

Columbia University highlighted on its official website Columbia University Justice...

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Legal Network Forming to Stop Critical Race Theory Training Across the Country

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 3:00pm 1/21/2021 at 3:00pm
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Chris Rufo of the Discovery Institute has been a leading voice against Critical Race Theory Training. You might recognize him from his numerous appearances on the Tucker Carlson show.

He is now forming a network of lawyers to stop CRT training all over the country.

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