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New Protests at Mizzou After Frat Boys Allegedly Lobbed Racist, Sexist Slurs at Black Women

September 29 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

It’s starting again at Mizzou...

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The Real Problem With Maternity Leave

September 28 2016
by Hadley Heath

Presidential candidate Donald Trump recently released his plan to reform policies related to childcare and maternity leave...

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Chancellor of UNC Wilmington: Pro-Trump Chalkings Are Protected by Free Speech

September 28 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

“To be a professor and to silence a student or student group, whoever put out the chalk, that’s not right."

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University of Michigan Professors Will Face Disciplinary Action for Ignoring ‘Preferred Pronouns’

September 28 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

The University of Michigan yesterday unveiled a new webpage that allows students to choose their preferred pronouns, including “they” and “ze.”

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Time For Conservatives To Make Their Case To College Women

September 27 2016
by Carrie L. Lukas

Progressives have largely dominated the conversation about politics and public policies with young people...

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The Nuisance Of Alarmist Litigation

September 27 2016
by Julie Gunlock

Nuisance litigation—the nice way of saying “frivolous lawsuits”...

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Microaggressions In College Libraries Are Now A Thing

September 27 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

A University of Minnesota librarian was ridiculed last week for offering microaggression training...

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Clinton's Public Option--Not Good For Women

September 26 2016
by Hadley Heath

If Clinton and other democrats pushing a new public option for health care really wanted to help low-income women and their families, they’d start by addressing the problems in the government programs that are already failing so many...

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Utah’s Native Tribes Want Jobs, Not Federal Paternalism

September 26 2016
by Naomi Schaefer Riley

“The locals would not have a voice anymore..."

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What To Watch For In The First Presidential Debate

September 25 2016
by Karin Agness

Two-thirds of registered voters expect to watch the first Trump-Clinton debate...

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TREND: College Students Across America Are Seeking Emotional Safety in Ball Pits

September 23 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Ball pits for social justice warriors are apparently now a thing on college campuses...

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UW-La Crosse Student ‘Very Upset’ by ‘Cis Power’ Mural of Harry Potter’s Neville Longbottom

September 23 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

A University of Wisconsin-La Crosse student had a serious complaint for his campus’ official “Hate Response Team”: he was “very upset” by a Harry Potter mural in a college dorm...

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New Study: Paid Leave Policy Can Be A Winning Issue for Conservatives

September 23 2016
by Carrie L. Lukas

Americans are concerned when they hear that some workers don’t have paid leave benefits where they work...

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The Unsung Virtues of the Old-Fashioned Family Photo Album

September 23 2016
by Julie Gunlock

I have roughly 10,000 photos sitting on my iPhone...

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Utah’s Native Tribes Want Jobs, Not Federal Paternalism

September 23 2016
by Naomi Schaefer Riley

“The locals would not have a voice anymore..."

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University of Wisconsin System Spent $2.7 Million on Speakers, But Conservatives ‘Notably Absent’

September 22 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

A top state lawmaker is calling for the University of Wisconsin to bring more conservatives to campus...

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California University Students Call Words ‘Crazy’ and ‘Stupid’ Hate Speech, Play in Big Ball Pit

September 21 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

CSU-Northridge’s event stretched on for an entire week, teaching students about “potentially hurtful phrases” and cautioning that “using non-inclusive language can have a negative affect on others.”

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Students in U. Iowa’s New Social Justice Major Learn About ‘Networks of Privilege and Oppression’

September 20 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

The University of Iowa is offering a new social justice major for its students...

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Hardly: ‘Free’ College Plan Comes with $350 Billion Price Tag

September 19 2016
by Vicki E. Alger

Hillary Clinton’s free college plan is long on promises but short on specifics - like who’ll pay for it...

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How The Standing Rock Sioux Should Have Been Able To Stop That Pipeline

September 19 2016
by Naomi Schaefer Riley

What’s the best way to stop a company from building an oil pipeline on a piece of land you find valuable?

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The Silliest Teen 'Rebels' Ever

September 17 2016
by Julie Gunlock

The Beastie Boys would be so disappointed by today’s teenagers.

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Yale Unveils New, Racially Charged Essay Question On Its Application. Is it a Litmus Test?

September 17 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Yale has rolled out new essay questions for applicants to the exclusive college...

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'Pinksourcing' Is The Latest Misleading Equal Pay Effort

September 16 2016
by Karin Agness

Pinksourcing?

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A New Theory of the (Male) Leisure Class

September 16 2016
by Charlotte Hays

"America is now home to a vast army of jobless men who are no longer even looking for work..."

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Professor Pushes Back Against Bias Response Team at the University of Vermont

September 15 2016
by Jillian Kay Melchior

"I'm not looking to irritate anyone here..."

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