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Statue of Robert E. Lee Removed from US Capitol

https://www.governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/all-releases/2020/december/headline-890324-en.html
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 21, 2020 at 7:42pm 12/21/2020 at 7:42pm
https://www.governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/all-releases/2020/december/headline-890324-en.html

Monday, Virginia Governor Blackface Ralf Northam (advocate of post-birth abortion) announced Virginia had removed its statue of Robert E. Lee from the nation’s capitol.

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UVA Student Government Hides Access to Videos After Conservatives Criticize Legislation

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 21, 2020 at 10:30am 12/21/2020 at 10:30am

Young America’s Foundation used some video of the student government to expose a horrible plan to punish professors for comments found to be offensive. Now the videos are restricted.

The College Fix reports:

UVA student government restricts access to recordings after conservatives used footage to criticize legislation

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University of Virginia Employees Forming ‘Anti-Racism’ Union

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 9:30am 12/13/2020 at 9:30am

The left is absolutely consumed with racial hysteria. They see racism everywhere.

Campus Reform reports:

UVA employees form anti-racism union

University of Virginia hospital employees are unionizing under an organization that pushes for “anti-racism.”

United Campus Workers of Virginia sent a “Workplace Fairness Survey” to UVA Health employees, according to a November 12 press release.

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Charlottesville Police Chief Demands Church Apologize For False Racial Profiling Accusation

https://youtu.be/bhpVKedJol0
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 3:30pm 12/12/2020 at 3:30pm
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A black man who is a member of the Unitarian Universalist Church in Charlottesville, Virginia was recently stopped by police for fitting the description of a burglary suspect.

The church then sent a letter to the police department decrying the practice of racial profiling, but RaShall Brackney, the Chief of Police, has...

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Virginia Wesleyan Basketball Players Disciplined for Off-Campus ‘Friendsgiving’ Gathering

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 1:30pm 11/21/2020 at 1:30pm

This was all because of the school’s COVID policies. These students should have just claimed it was a protest.

WAVY News reports:

Virginia Wesleyan player expelled, 13 others banned from campus housing after off-campus gathering

Until Wednesday afternoon, Makenna McSweeney was a graduate student at Virginia Wesleyan University and a forward for the women’s...

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Virginia Wesleyan U. Dean Who Criticized Biden Voters on Facebook Resigns

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 12:00pm 11/18/2020 at 12:00pm

We just mentioned this story yesterday. Over the last four years we have heard countless people in higher education insult President Trump and the people who support him, and yet I can’t recall any of them being forced to resign over it.

CBS News reports:

University dean resigns after calling Biden voters “ignorant,...

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Virginia Wesleyan University Dean Criticizes Biden Voters in Facebook Rant

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 16, 2020 at 8:12am 11/16/2020 at 8:12am

This takes real courage for someone who works in higher education. The cancel culture mob is already after him.

RedState reports:

VA Wesleyan Dean Paul Ewell Goes Postal on Facebook; Calls Biden Voters Anti-Country and Anti-Christian

Virginia Wesleyan University, a private liberal arts and sciences school in Virginia Beach, is back in the throes...

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UVA Students Hold Community Healing Event After School Refuses to Remove Thomas Jefferson Statue

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 11:00am 11/4/2020 at 11:00am

Imagine being a student at UVA and holding yourself in higher regard than the person who founded the school.

The College Fix reports:

UVA students host community healing event after officials refuse to remove Thomas Jefferson statue

University of Virginia leaders’ stance to keep the school’s Thomas Jefferson statue despite protests and calls for...

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College of William and Mary Reportedly One of the Most Haunted Schools in the Nation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 1:30pm 10/29/2020 at 1:30pm
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A lot of stories like this come out at Halloween. It’s usually pretty entertaining, especially when there’s history behind it.

The student paper, The Flat Hat reports:

The College of William and Scary: Exploring Williamsburg’s haunted history before Halloween

It’s hard to believe that spooky season is already upon us. While traditional Halloween activities...

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Prof Deletes Tweet Hoping for Death of the Republican Party: ‘F**k ’em All’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 9:30am 10/17/2020 at 9:30am

The election is clearly making some people a little crazy. At least she had the common sense to delete the tweet.

I wonder if anyone has told this history professor that the Republican party was founded to end slavery?

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Radford University Encourages Students to Attend BLM Protest Despite Coronavirus Restrictions

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 21, 2020 at 10:30am 9/21/2020 at 10:30am

This is what we have been witnessing since the early days of summer. Coronavirus restrictions exist for almost everything except Black Lives Matter protests which are exempt for some reason.

Campus Reform reports:

Radford encourages students to attend BLM protest, despite COVID restrictions

Radford University is allowing a Black Lives Matter protest to take...

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Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax Officially Enters Governor Race A Year After Facing Two Sexual Assault Allegations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghGXhK9fBEQ
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 14, 2020 at 1:00pm 9/14/2020 at 1:00pm
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Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax announced his gubernatorial candidacy a few months after he let people know he was thinking about it.

The announcement also comes a year after he faced two sexual assault allegations.

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Washington and Lee University Offers Course on ‘How to Overthrow the State’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 6, 2020 at 12:00pm 9/6/2020 at 12:00pm
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For months now, Washington and Lee University in Virginia has been struggling over whether or not to strip Lee’s name from the school, based on his association with the Confederacy.

Yet the same school is now offering a course on how to overthrow the state. How’s that for irony?

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Revolutionary War Statue at University of Virginia Vandalized With Red Paint

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 8:00am 8/20/2020 at 8:00am

Does everyone remember when we were assured this was just about Confederate statues?

Campus Reform reports:

Revolutionary War statue doused in red paint at UVA

A statue of George Rogers Cl...

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Massachusetts: Accused Rapist Bailed Out of Jail by Liberal Bail Fund Group Charged With Raping Again

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 6:00pm 8/9/2020 at 6:00pm
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A pro-bail reform group in Massachusetts posted bail for a twice-convicted rapist who has now been charged with yet another rape.  The group called “Massachusetts Bail Fund” has as its slogan, “Free Them All.”

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Virginia Commonwealth University ‘Protests’ Cause Over $100,000 in Damage

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 10:00am 7/28/2020 at 10:00am

Imagine being a donor to this school and knowing that it’s being treated this way by some current students.

Campus Reform reports:

Universities suffer more than $100k in damages amid violent weekend protests

Amid protests taking place in major cities this weekend, universities were not immune to the violence.

Cities that experienced a rise in...

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Virginia Mandates “Slavery Lessons” . . . For Kindergarteners

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 7:00am 7/21/2020 at 7:00am
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Here at LI, we have long covered the Marxist takeover of college education and its devolution into the crazed, self-righteous cancel culture cult that has taken over the leftstream media, Hollywood, and major corporations.  Campus culture has become American culture in many disturbing and alarming ways, and as Andrew Breitbart famously...

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