Bigotry

Professors at elite college pen disturbing rejection of free speech, aim to silence debate on campus

An influential faculty committee at Wellesley College, a prestigious women’s liberal arts college in Massachusetts, is calling for the school to stop inviting speakers they say cause students “harm” by presenting their ideas.<p>In an e-mail sent throughout Wellesley College, Wellesley’s Commission for …

Higher Education

Hoop Earrings: The Latest Target of Cultural Appropriation

It costs a bundle to attend Pitzer College, an elite liberal-arts institution in Claremont, California, that used to be a women's college and still …

Conservative POV

Watch: Violent protesters attack people at pro-Trump demonstration in Calif. with pepper spray, fists

At least one person was arrested after violence broke out at a pro-Trump rally in Huntington Beach, California, on Saturday, where counter-protesters allegedly pepper strayed and attacked pro-Trump demonstrators.<p>According to the Orange County Register, fights broke out when a crowd of pro-Trump …

Conservative POV

‘White Girls, Take Off Your Hoops Earrings’ Graffiti Sparks Outrage

Three Pitzer College students say they have received an onslaught of criticism after they claimed white women wearing hoop earrings is cultural …

Conservative POV

College Diversity Council: Yeah, We Posted Fake Racist Signs

Gustavus Adolphus College's “Diversity Leadership Council” has admitted posting racist signs around the campus in what the council is now claiming …

Racism

Student accused of raping ‘mattress girl’ loses lawsuit — again

The Columbia University student accused of raping “mattress girl” Emma Sulkowicz lost his second attempt at suing the university for discrimination — …

New York City

'Social Justice': Agree, or Get Punched!

Posted: Mar 25, 2017 12:01 AM<p>It’s time to push Leftist ideas and antics back to the fringes of American political life. These ideas, preached and …

Conservative POV

The politically correct mob is trampling free speech

Freedom of speech is a core principle of our free society. But everywhere we look, there are signs this freedom is being suppressed.

Canadian News

No. 1 Recruit Michael Porter Jr Commits to Mizzou

Michael Porter Jr, the top recruit in the Class of 2017, has announced he’ll play at Mizzou next season. The 6-10 forward announced the decision on …

Basketball

Milo Didn’t Charge a Speaker’s Fee on College Tour

The photos Milo Yiannopoulos put up on his Instagram during his “Dangerous Faggot Tour”—filled with designer bags, Gucci shopping sprees and private …

Conservative POV

‘Free Speech Bus’ against transgender culture is vandalized … with ‘trans rights now’ graffiti

A “Free Speech Bus” — a bright orange vehicle promoting opposition to transgender culture as it travels the eastern U.S. — was vandalized while passengers were inside the United Nations in New York City for an event Thursday.<p>Two people approached the bus — a promotion of the conservative National …

Conservative POV

Swarthmore students cited by college for sit-in

Swarthmore College has long been noted for their commitment to social justice and peaceful protest.<p>Now some students feel that core campus value is …

Philadelphia

The Anti-Transgender "Free Speech Bus" Is Coming to Boston

The Anti-Transgender “Free Speech Bus” Is Coming to Boston<p>Look for it downtown on Monday and Tuesday.<p>March 24, 2017, 6:00 p.m.<p>Photo provided by …

LGBTQ

Irony: Conservative Bus Vandalized By Tolerant LGBT Activists

If you’re not convinced the media is on board with the LGBT agenda, think again.<p>On the evening of March 23, NYC vandals damaged a bus displaying a …

Conservative POV

Liberal Judicial Activism

<b>1997</b>—By a vote of 4 to 3, the Ohio supreme court rules in <i>DeRolph v. State</i> that Ohio’s existing system of financing its public-school system violates …

Conservative POV

Conservative students at Lutheran college say they fear for personal safety, some leave, remain silent

It’s no surprise that secular U.S. college student bodies are becoming intolerant of conservatives, but the same trend may be emerging in some of the nation’s religiously affiliated schools.<p>Take St. Olaf College, a school affiliated with the 3.7 million-member Evangelical Lutheran Church in …

Higher Education

Albany High: ‘Racially offensive’ photos posted on social media

ALBANY — A school and police investigation into a cyberbullying incident at Albany High School involving racist pictures posted on social media began …

Making Free Speech Great Again in a World of Safe Spaces

Free speech has become anything but.<p>Instead of engaging in productive dialogue to understand different viewpoints, people are lining up to shut down …

Conservative POV

John Mayer preemptively defends new video against cultural appropriation claims

John Mayer is no stranger to controversy — especially following his now-infamous interviews with <i>Playboy</i> and <i>Rolling Stone</i>.<p>That’s why the “Love On the Weekend” singer is addressing some of the criticisms he might face when the music video for his new song “Still Feel Like Your Man” comes out.<p>Talking …

Music

Hochman: Porter to Mizzou? Until it's official, fans will be nervous

Mizzou fans don’t get cautiously optimistic; they get minimally pessimistic.

St. Louis

UMass announces Pat Kelsey asked out of his agreement at 3:30 p.m. Kelsey said in a statement that he asked out due to personal reasons. He said this decision was personal, nothing to do with UMass. He apologized in the statement. Kelsey was on campus Wednesday. Kelsey's photo is still the background on the UMass basketball twitter page. UMass released him, but the statement from AD Ryan Bamford said the school is still figuring out how this "impacts the executed Memorandum of Understanding." UMass will renew its search for a coach.

UMass announces Pat Kelsey asked out of his agreement at 3:30 p.m. Kelsey said in a statement that he asked out due to personal reasons. He said this …

When Debate Dies, Who Loses?

Many of the losers — students, alumni, local citizens — are people whose brilliance will go unnoticed without an opportunity to skillfully argue …

Academic Ethics: Defending Faculty Speech

How should universities respond to public attacks on their professors? Â

Higher Education

Student sues Columbia University, alleges she was raped twice on campus

Renewed controversy around Columbia University's mishandling of campus rape reports has led to a lawsuit, according to a <i>Buzzfeed</i> report.<p>Sophomore …

Columbia University

Black Lives Matter leader: Police officers ‘evolved’ from ‘slave catchers’

Today’s police officers “evolved” from “slave catchers,” according to a Black Lives Matter organizer who spoke at a California State University, Fullerton, event last week.<p>Melina Abdullah — also a professor and chair of Pan-African Studies at California State University, Los Angeles — described …

Black Lives Matter

Milo Yiannopoulos' Politics Of Hate Will Never Be Welcome At Glasgow

I want to start by thanking my team of students who have worked night and day to finally give Glasgow University an active working rector. They were full of passion, ingenuity, humour and a credit to this university.<p>It is truly humbling that the students of Glasgow University have given me their …

Milo Yiannopoulos

Ann Coulter Invites Major Blowback When She Targets Dying Man on Twitter

Ann Coulter is an acerbic conservative commentator, columnist and author who’s been heard on radio, seen on TV and on the lecture circuit.<p>Few pundits …

Ann Coulter

Anatomy teacher accused of ‘sexual contact’ with student smiles for mugshot. Her lawyer tells why.

Police in Texas said Sarah Fowlkes, a 27-year-old anatomy teacher at Lockhart High School, “engaged in sexual contact” with a 17-year-old male student, KXAN-TV reported.<p>Fowlkes turned herself in after the Lockhart Police Department issued her arrest warrant Monday, the station said. And in a move …

Conservative POV

Student indicted in gorilla mask incident at Black Lives Matter rally

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — A grand jury has indicted a former East Tennessee State University student who police said disrupted an on-campus Black Lives …

Black Lives Matter

Video of Sydney teenager's alleged rape may 'still be circulating'

Students at a private school in Sydney's eastern suburbs have been ordered to delete and report a video of the alleged rape of a 15-year-old girl if …

Schools