social justice  (Page 1)

Boise State Rewards Students for ‘Unpacking White Identity’ and Recognizing Privilege

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 9:30am 9/22/2019 at 9:30am

This has absolutely nothing to do with the serious pursuit of knowledge. Just more left wing indoctrination.

Campus Reform reports:

Boise State rewards students for ‘unpacking white identity,’ ‘recognizing their privilege’

The Boise State Gender Equity Center and the Center For Teaching and Learning are hosting a book circle series on a work by...

Read More...
 
 
 

College’s Mandatory Training Session Features Social Justice Themed Board Game

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 11:30am 9/21/2019 at 11:30am

Advancing the left’s agenda by force sure sounds fun, doesn’t it?

Campus Reform reports:

NY students play social justice BOARD GAME at mandatory training

Student club leaders at a New York school were forced to participate in a mandatory training session that included a social justice-themed board game.

Canisius College required two executive board members...

Read More...
 
 
 

Social Justice Culture is Now Infiltrating the Study of Medicine

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 10:00am 9/17/2019 at 10:00am

When your life is on the line, will you really care how ‘woke’ your doctor is?

Dr. Stanley Goldfarb, formerly of the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, writes at the Wall Street Journal:

Take Two Aspirin and Call Me by My Pronouns

The American College of Physicians says its mission is to...

Read More...
 
 
 

Transgender Coffee Shop Employee Shouts At Conservative Customer, Gets Fired

https://twitter.com/themarilynator?lang=en
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 6:00pm 9/14/2019 at 6:00pm
https://twitter.com/themarilynator?lang=en

Conservative communications specialist at the Nebraska Family Alliance Marilyn Synek (pictured in featured image) endured a horrible experience at her favorite breakfast eatery. While there, she was verbally attacked by a transgender employee of the coffee shop and told in no uncertain terms not only to leave but to never...

Read More...
 
 
 

Brown University Hires Coordinator of ‘Transformative Justice’

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 9:30am 9/14/2019 at 9:30am

Brown University is bringing pointless diversity administration to absurd new levels.

The College Fix reports:

Ivy League university hires coordinator of ‘transformative justice’

Brown University has hired its first coordinator of “transformative justice,” a new program at the school that uses “indigenous teaching” to help students “navigate conflict in their everyday lives.”

The Brown Daily...

Read More...
 
 
 

College Board Revamps SAT ‘Adversity Score’, Admits it Was a Mistake

https://youtu.be/Jkthy0MTOik
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 7:00am 8/28/2019 at 7:00am
https://youtu.be/Jkthy0MTOik

The College Board, which administers the SAT college entrance exam, is revamping the so-called “adversity score.” The score was given to colleges but unseen by applicants and effectively reduced the experience of an applicant to a single socioeconomic designation.

(more…)

 
 
 

U. Michigan Social Justice Class Described as ‘Straightforward Political Indoctrination’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-iv6CT5XSo
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 26, 2019 at 12:00pm 8/26/2019 at 12:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-iv6CT5XSo

The University of Michigan offers a course called Social Justice, Identity, Diversity and Community, which wants to “examine the possibilities for building community across race, gender, class, sexual orientation, and religion as students explore their own racial and other social group identities.”

Students can take this course to fufill “a required seminar...

Read More...
 
 
 

Social Justice Courses and Majors Becoming the Norm at Many Colleges

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 19, 2019 at 10:00am 8/19/2019 at 10:00am

The implementation of a social justice curriculum took less than a decade and it didn’t happen by accident.

Campus Reform reports:

‘Social justice’ majors, courses, events are new norm on college campuses

Social justice majors and other social justice-themed activities are becoming an increasingly regular occurrence on college...

Read More...
 
 
 

Hawaiian telescopes the latest target for social justice activism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8ZqEMMA6kY
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 2:00pm 8/18/2019 at 2:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8ZqEMMA6kY

Mauna Kea, the tallest peak in Hawaii, is one of the best sites in the world for astronomical observations. In fact, a consortium led by Caltech and the University of California are planning to construct an 18-story telescope to contribute to the renewed interest in space exploration and discovery during the...

Read More...
 
 
 

American U. Trains Faculty Not to Consider Quality When Grading Writing

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 12:00pm 8/15/2019 at 12:00pm

If they’re not basing grades on quality, what is the standard they’re using?

The College Fix reports:

American University trains faculty not to judge quality...

Read More...
 
 
 

Dominican University in CA Now Offering Social Justice Major

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 10:00am 8/6/2019 at 10:00am

Tuition at this school is nearly $70,000 a year. Would you spend that kind of money for this?

Campus Reform reports:

You can MAJOR in social justice at this nearly $70,000 per year Calif. school

Dom...

Read More...
 
 
 

University of Michigan Opening ‘Social Justice High School’ in Detroit

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 10:00am 7/31/2019 at 10:00am

The agenda is more important than scholarship. Reading comprehension rates won’t matter but everyone will know Orange Man Bad.

Campus Reform reports:

UMich social justice agenda is now ‘spreading beyond’ campus

The University of Michigan is opening a “social justice-themed” high school in partnership with Detroit Public...

Read More...
 
 
 

University in Minnesota Now Offers Major in Social Justice

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 11:30am 7/27/2019 at 11:30am

As I have repeatedly suggested, we are reaching a point where left wing ideology in academia is eclipsing and in some cases, replacing, real scholarship.

Campus Reform reports:

Hamline Univ. offers social justice major complete with ‘Gender Politics’ course

A Minnesota university is offering a social justice degree with courses ranging from “Gender Politics”...

Read More...
 
 
 

Ilhan Omar Told High School Students an Untrue Story About Racial Injustice

https://youtu.be/gffA7eG8aDg
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 9:00am 7/9/2019 at 9:00am
https://youtu.be/gffA7eG8aDg

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) told students at a high school in Minneapolis a tragic story of an African-American woman sentenced to jail time for stealing a loaf of bread to feed her starving granddaughter.

Now she is admitting she may have fabricated some details.

(more…)

 
 
 

Broward College Sociology Quiz Reportedly Biased Against White Males

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 9:30am 6/29/2019 at 9:30am

A student at the school blew the whistle on this.

The College Fix reported:

Student denounces ‘victimhood culture’ sociology quiz that bemoans...

Read More...
 
 
 

Professor Ron Sullivan and Stephanie Robinson Speak Out Over Their Removal as Harvard Deans

https://youtu.be/8EwRNi-HEk4
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 9:00am 6/19/2019 at 9:00am
https://youtu.be/8EwRNi-HEk4

Harvard Law School professor Ron Sullivan Jr. and his wife Stephanie Robinson, who also teaches at the school, were removed from their positions as residential deans for Harvard’s Winthrop House this spring.

They were targeted by social justice warriors on campus who claimed...

Read More...
 
 
 

Some Universities Now Offering ‘Cultural Diversity Scholarships’

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 11:00am 6/13/2019 at 11:00am

How long will it be before someone can actually major in diversity? You know it’s coming.

The College Fix reports:

Multiple universities offer ‘cultural diversity scholarships’

Several institutions of higher education are offering “cultural diversity scholarships” to their students, aid packages meant to increase the socio-ethnic diversity of the campuses in question.

On Utah Valley...

Read More...