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New Jersey School Official: Let Them Eat Tuna Fish

August 16, 2019No Comments

An assistant superintendent of a New Jersey school district has proposed a new policy that would withhold school lunches from students that have a $20 or greater lunch debt, and restrict students with $10 of debt to a tuna fish sandwich.

SUNY Women’s Studies Staffer: Milking Cows Is ‚Sexual Assault‘

August 16, 2019No Comments

A new research paper published last week by a staff member of the women’s studies department at SUNY Brockport makes the case that the dairy industry’s production process involves the „rape“ and „sexual assault“ of cows.

NC State Vice Chancellor Mike Mullen Resigns After Calling GOP ‚Neo-Nazis,‘ ‚KKK‘

North Carolina State University (NC State) Vice Chancellor Mike Mullen has reportedly resigned after referring to the Republican Party as the Party of „Neo-Nazis“ and „the KKK.“

Former Johns Hopkins Professor: Colleges Demonize White Men

August 15, 2019No Comments

Former Johns Hopkins Professor Daniel Povey argued in a blog post this week that many American colleges demonize white men. Povey may not find his future career to be more welcoming to ideological diversity — he has accepted a position at Facebook.

University of Texas Instructor Alex Wild: Republicans Want ‚Ethnic Cleansing‘

August 15, 2019No Comments

A curator at the University of Texas at Austin Biodiversity Center, who also teaches classes, defended his claims that Republicans desire an „ethnic cleansing“ in a tweet this week.

Goldsmiths University of London Bans Beef to Fight Climate Change

August 15, 2019No Comments

Goldsmiths, University of London announced this week that they are banning all beef products from campus in an effort to fight climate change.

Harvard Law Prof Laurence Tribe: White Supremacists Oppose Abortion to Avoid ‚Non-White Replacement‘

Harvard Law Professor Laurence Tribe tweeted on Sunday that „white supremacists oppose abortion“ because they fear it will „reduce the number of white infants“ and eventually contribute to „non-white replacement.“ The professor ignores the disproportio…

GWU Students Sign Fake Petition to Remove ‚Oppressive‘ White Man from Crosswalk Signals

Students at George Washington University signed a fake petition seeking to remove the oppressive „white man“ stick figures from crosswalk signals, in what one student called „a lack of representation issue.“

U of Georgia Hosts ‚Healthy Masculinity‘ Event

August 14, 2019No Comments

The University of Georgia is hosting a „Taco’bout it Tuesday“ event that encourages male student to reflect on their masculinity. The university claims its goal is to „provide a supportive space for male-identified students to engage in critical though…

179 College Presidents Earn More than the U.S. President

August 14, 2019No Comments

New data reveals that 179 university and college presidents around the country earn more annually than the President of the United States.