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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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U Conn Paying ‘White Fragility’ Author $20,000 to Train School Administrators

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 9:30am 8/16/2020 at 9:30am

Social justice and bias training is becoming an industry within higher education, and as this story shows, big money is involved.

Robby Soave writes at Reason:

UConn Will Pay White Fragility Author Robin DiAngelo $20,000 To Train School Administrators

The antiracism consultant Robin DiAngelo is having quite the summer. Her 2018 book, White Fragility,...

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150 Law School Deans Ask American Bar Assoc. to Require Training for Bias and Anti-Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 12:00pm 8/5/2020 at 12:00pm

Nothing is immune from the progressive agenda. Even the study of law is becoming mired in social justice.

Josh Blackman of the Volokh Conspiracy writes at Reason:

150 Law School Deans ask ABA to require “every law school [to] provide training...

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University of Pennsylvania Hires a Second Diversity Administrator

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 11:30am 8/2/2020 at 11:30am

The person hired for the job just happens to be the current campus chaplain, but don’t call social justice a religion.

Campus Reform reports:

Despite financial woes, Ivy League school hires SECOND diversity czar

The University of Pennsylvania announced earlier this summer plans to establish a new senior administrative position: the “Vice President for...

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The Revolution Turns On Itself: Portland ‘Wall of Moms’ Accused of ‘Anti-Blackness’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 12:00pm 7/30/2020 at 12:00pm
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Last week, a “wall of moms” made a barrier around the rioters in Portland, OR, to protect them from law enforcement.

But now the rioters turned against the Wall of Moms because of allegations of “anti-Blackness.”

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Leftists Lose Their Minds Because Washington Post Will Capitalize ‘White’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/29/2020 at 5:00pm
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News outlets changed writing styles for “racial and ethnic identifiers” after the death of George Floyd ignited shouts for social justice.

Most places

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Oregon Governor Declares Victory Over Feds, DHS Says We’re Not Going Anywhere Yet

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 3:00pm 7/29/2020 at 3:00pm
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The Democrats and leftists will no doubt claim victory after Oregon Gov. Kate Brown tweeted that federal agents will leave Portland starting tomorrow.

Department of Homeland Security Security Chad Wolf brought it down a notch or two.

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WNBA Teams Walk Out on National Anthem

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 27, 2020 at 8:27am 7/27/2020 at 8:27am
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Members of the WNBA teams New York Liberty and Seattle Storm left the court before the national anthem played before their game.

Many outlets said the ladies left during the anthem based on an ESPN tweet. The network corrected itself and said they left before it played as if that makes it...

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California State U. to Require Course on Ethnic Studies, Social Justice

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 8:00am 7/23/2020 at 8:00am

Progressive ideas are so popular that they have to be made mandatory.

FOX News reports:

Cal State University to require students to take course on ethnic studies, social justice

Courses on ethnic studies and social justice will soon be required for graduation from California State University after its board of trustees Wednesday approved a...

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Writer: For Next 10 Years Top 100 Colleges Should Only Accept Students from Families That Make Under 100K

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 10:00am 7/21/2020 at 10:00am

This would basically be an experiment in the progressive concepts of social justice and privilege, so many on the left would probably sign on to the idea.

Eboo Patel writes at Inside Higher Ed:

A Radical Proposal for How Elite Higher Education Can Change America

This is a time for proposals that shift paradigms...

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Officials at Bucknell University Say More Must be Done on Social Justice Issues

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 12:30pm 6/17/2020 at 12:30pm

This is the top priority at many schools. Not improving academics, not trimming budgets and lowering tuition, just this.

Penn Live reports:

Bucknell University officials say more needs to be done on social justice issues

“Black lives do matter at Bucknell,” members of the university community have been assured by top officials in...

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Oberlin College Black Student Union Issues 21 Demands, From Institutional Change to Extra Meals and Parking Spots

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 15, 2020 at 9:30am 6/15/2020 at 9:30am
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In 2015, we were the first to report on a 14-page Demand List issued by ABUSUA, Oberlin College’s Black Students Union, including faculty hiring mandates and tenure promotions for black faculty, as well as a demand to “deconstruct imperialism, white supremacy, capitalism, ableism, and a cissexist heteropatriarchy” and to divest...

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The Campus Social Justice Warriors of Yesterday Are Now in the Workplace

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 2:00pm 6/6/2020 at 2:00pm
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For anyone not in the know, a number of reporters at the New York Times are freaking out because the paper published an op-ed by Republican Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas.

This is the consequence of campus social justice warriors entering the workforce.

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You Will Be Made To Bow: White Leftists Kneel Before Blacks They Harmed By Being Born White

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 7:07pm 6/4/2020 at 7:07pm
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I’ve written well over 1,500 posts for Legal Insurrection over the years, and one that stands out in my memory as a heartbreaking emblem of “woke” culture was a post about a school in New York City that was teaching little K-8 white children they were “born racist.”  Children were coming...

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Law Professors at U. New Mexico Want Students to Buy Book that Includes Subject of ‘Food Justice’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 24, 2020 at 11:30am 5/24/2020 at 11:30am

The social justice agenda is now slowly working its way into the study of law.

Campus Reform reports:

Profs promote environmental law textbook with ‘food justice’ updates

Professors at the University of New Mexico are lobbying for students to buy the latest version of a law textbook that has been updated to advocate for...

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