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Terrorists are Tired of Social Justice Warriors Hijacking Their Terror

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 7:00pm 6/28/2016 at 7:00pm

Al Qaeda has a bit of advice for lone wolf jihadis planning terrorist in attacks in America — make sure victims are white.

Omar Mateen, ISIS devotee, chose a gay nightclub in Orlando for his jihad.

Subsequently, Attorney General Lynch suggested love was the best weapon against hate (which would be true if...

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Dude Wins All-State Honors in Girls’ High School Track and Field Competition

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 9:00pm 6/7/2016 at 9:00pm

The gender equality movement has officially come full circle and is now consuming itself in the most glorious of fashions. From demanding equal rights to assuring us there’s zero difference between men and women and now, men are beating women at their own games.

For the first time in Alaska’s recorded...

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Yale Students Demand English Department Drop White Male Poets

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 3, 2016 at 10:00am 6/3/2016 at 10:00am

Social justice warriors at Yale are angry that the study of English involves reading the work of old white men. In a move that defies history and logic, they have launched a petition which makes specific demands on Yale’s English Department to put an end to this travesty.

Robby Soave writes...

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Internet Giants Join Forces to Fight “Hate Speech” in Europe

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 6:30pm 5/31/2016 at 6:30pm

Gee. What could possibly go wrong?

Vera Jourova, head of the European Commission’s Committee for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality announced Tuesday that internet behemoths have joined forces to combat “hate speech” in Europe.

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Socialist Venezuela Goes Bust

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 11:00am 5/26/2016 at 11:00am

What could be seen as the final act in Venezuela’s worsening economic crisis, the Latin American country has begun selling its remaining gold reserves. Just three year after the death of its socialist leader, Venezuela — once a leading oil producer — is on the verge of bankruptcy.

It is yet another ‘miracle of...

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Muslim Countries Block LGBT Groups from U.N. AIDS Meeting

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 6:00pm 5/22/2016 at 6:00pm

While Americans squabble over which bathroom stall to use, a block of fifty-one Muslim countries blocked eleven gay and transgendered groups from attending an upcoming AIDS meeting at the United Nations, scheduled for June.

Western countries are not happy.

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UPDATE: SUNY Albany Expels Two Students Over Racism Hoax

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 7:00am 5/8/2016 at 7:00am

Last week we covered the story of three students at the University at Albany who were facing charges for staging a race hoax. The school has now expelled two of the students and suspended another.

FOX News reports:

Two New York college students who claimed to be victims of racist attack expelled

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Cornell Black Students United wants diversity training for faculty

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 8:30am 5/5/2016 at 8:30am

A decidedly progressive student group at Cornell University called Black Students United has sent a letter to school administrators saying they want the entire faculty to undergo training in diversity and a host of other garden variety issues in identity politics.

The Cornell Daily Sun has the story:

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Paris University Students’ “Hijab Day” Backfires

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/04/20/hijab-day-at-paris-university-divides-opinion/
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 22, 2016 at 10:00am 4/22/2016 at 10:00am
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/04/20/hijab-day-at-paris-university-divides-opinion/

In a world in which universities apologize for serving Mexican food because doing so smacks of cultural appropriation and is deemed culturally insensitive, the student-organized “Wear a Hijab Day” at a Paris university was bound to cause controversy.

Although February 1st is the “official” World Hijab Day, these students were apparently not...

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Legislators Move to Defund U. of Tennessee’s Office of Diversity

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 4:15pm 4/20/2016 at 4:15pm

Tuesday, Tennessee’s General Assembly passed a bill that would defund the University of Tennesee’s Office For Diversity and Inclusion. The bill has been passed to the state Senate.

Legislators would divert funds currently allocated to the Office of Diversity, “to minority scholarships for engineering students. It would also bar the university...

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Whole Foods Goes After Gay Slur Cake Accuser

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 4:15pm 4/19/2016 at 4:15pm

Last week, a self-identified gay pastor claimed a cake he purchased from grocer Whole Foods bore the message, “Love Wins Fag,” in blue frosting.

This story smelled funny from the get go.

Why? Because Austin is one of the most LGBT-friendly locals in the country. It’s basically Portland, Texas. Chances...

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U New Mexico Students Protest Conquistador in University Seal

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 2:45pm 4/19/2016 at 2:45pm

We have a new contender in the nationwide contest for Most Ridiculous Student Protest — University of New Mexico.

Native American students at UNM have decided the university seal is offensive because it bears a conquistador and a frontiersman. They argue, “it glorifies the violent European treatment of natives.”

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DePaul University Outlaws Chalked Political Messages

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 15, 2016 at 3:15pm 4/15/2016 at 3:15pm

The chalking epidemic that began at Emory University hit DePaul University a few weeks ago.

Pro-Trump messages etched in chalk caused hysteria and confusion for students encountering an opposing view.

The Chalkening was too much for DePaul University, apparently, where administrators recently banned chalked political messages.

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Woodrow Wilson’s Name Survives Would-be Princeton Purge

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 4, 2016 at 11:30am 4/4/2016 at 11:30am

Monday morning, the Associated Press reported that despite his segregationist views, President Woodrow Wilson’s name would stay on the public policy school building at Princeton University.

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Intersectional Feminism: Still Crazy After All These Years

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 10:00am 3/31/2016 at 10:00am

Intersectionality is all the rage these days, but what is it? The Factual Feminist, Christina Hoff Sommers explains.

“If you have wondered why there are so many millennials on campus telling people to check their privilege, demanding trigger warnings, calling people out for micro aggressions, and retreating to safe spaces, the Factual...

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Scripps College goes Emory over Trump Hashtag Left on Whiteboard

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 28, 2016 at 10:25am 3/28/2016 at 10:25am

Trump Derangement Syndrome hits another American college campus.

Last week, Aleister blogged about the hubbub at Emory University where students took chalk markings reading “Trump” as a hate message:

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San Francisco Mayor Bans City Worker Travel to North Carolina

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 2:30pm 3/26/2016 at 2:30pm

Last month, the city council in Charlotte, North Carolina passed an ordinance that included allowing transgendered persons to use bathrooms, locker rooms, showers, etc. for the gender with which they identify.

This did not sit well with North C...

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