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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby CAA Flagship » Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:34 am

Three female students are suing Yale University and nine of its fraternities, asking a federal court to force fraternities to accept women as members. They accuse Yale and the fraternities of allowing "dangerous environments in which sexual misconduct thrived."

They said fraternity houses dominate a limited social scene around campus, one that needs to be wiped clean of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, reports CBS News' Meg Oliver.


https://www.cbsnews.com/news/yale-frate ... ate-women/

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby Ivytalk » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:00 pm

CAA Flagship wrote:
Three female students are suing Yale University and nine of its fraternities, asking a federal court to force fraternities to accept women as members. They accuse Yale and the fraternities of allowing "dangerous environments in which sexual misconduct thrived."

They said fraternity houses dominate a limited social scene around campus, one that needs to be wiped clean of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, reports CBS News' Meg Oliver.


https://www.cbsnews.com/news/yale-frate ... ate-women/

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby CAA Flagship » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:06 pm

Ivytalk wrote:

Yale :rofl: :rofl:

Yeah, admit us so we can thrive in those dangerous environments! :rofl:

I guess it's a ".........and keep your enemies closer" thing.

Also, #WarOnMales

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby Ibanez » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:37 pm

CAA Flagship wrote:
Ivytalk wrote:Yale :rofl: :rofl:

Yeah, admit us so we can thrive in those dangerous environments! :rofl:

I guess it's a ".........and keep your enemies closer" thing.

Also, #WarOnMales

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby GannonFan » Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:07 am

A Dickinson newspaper editorial writer doesn't believe the white boys she has met should be allowed to speak.

https://news.yahoo.com/not-racist-college-student-wrote-op-ed-titled-white-boys-allowed-talk-speaks-221855881.html

It is an op-ed, so it's allowed to be somewhat inflammatory - goes with the territory.
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby BDKJMU » Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:15 pm

Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies department at Kansas now offering a course on angry white men... :roll:
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12058

Someone should send them a link to the Politics forum on here..

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby 89Hen » Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:33 pm

BDKJMU wrote:Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies department at Kansas now offering a course on angry white men... :roll:
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12058

Someone should send them a link to the Politics forum on here..

I could turn that into a big paycheck!
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby BDKJMU » Thu May 02, 2019 7:52 pm

People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby css75 » Thu May 02, 2019 9:06 pm

BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/



Doesn’t anyone have the balls to tell these people no.


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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby ALPHAGRIZ1 » Thu May 02, 2019 10:55 pm

Nope, just Trump

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby mainejeff » Fri May 03, 2019 3:20 am

BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/


I disagree with this......we need to be reminded that a slave owner was once President of this country. And George Washington was our first President. Yes, our country has warts but it is our HISTORY. We should not white wash it (no pun intended). We should not erase it. We should remember it and learn from it. I really HATE it when anyone on any side tries to bury, erase or change history....that is very dangerous.

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby Ibanez » Fri May 03, 2019 6:08 am

BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/

The white washing of America's history and our founders makes no sense. I truly don't understand it other.

I had a black guy tell me that he wants the statues to stay up - it reminds him and his family where they've come from. And it reminds whites that they lost. :thumb:
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby Ibanez » Fri May 03, 2019 6:09 am

mainejeff wrote:
BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/


I disagree with this......we need to be reminded that a slave owner was once President of this country. And George Washington was our first President. Yes, our country has warts but it is our HISTORY. We should not white wash it (no pun intended). We should not erase it. We should remember it and learn from it. I really HATE it when anyone on any side tries to bury, erase or change history....that is very dangerous.

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Agree, 100%. :thumb:
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby GannonFan » Fri May 03, 2019 8:12 am

Ibanez wrote: And it reminds whites that they lost. :thumb:


Huh? Lost what? :roll:
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby kalm » Fri May 03, 2019 8:16 am

GannonFan wrote:
Ibanez wrote: And it reminds whites that they lost. :thumb:


Huh? Lost what? :roll:


Cheap labor?
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby GannonFan » Fri May 03, 2019 8:22 am

kalm wrote:
GannonFan wrote:
Huh? Lost what? :roll:


Cheap labor?


Is that what most Whites think? Rather dubious, no?
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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby kalm » Fri May 03, 2019 8:28 am

GannonFan wrote:
kalm wrote:
Cheap labor?


Is that what most Whites think? Rather dubious, no?


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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby Ibanez » Fri May 03, 2019 10:52 am

GannonFan wrote:
Ibanez wrote: And it reminds whites that they lost. :thumb:


Huh? Lost what? :roll:

The Civil War. Sorry, I should've been more specific and included Civil War monuments to leaders in my post.
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Postby UNI88 » Fri May 03, 2019 11:15 am

mainejeff wrote:
BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/


I disagree with this......we need to be reminded that a slave owner was once President of this country. And George Washington was our first President. Yes, our country has warts but it is our HISTORY. We should not white wash it (no pun intended). We should not erase it. We should remember it and learn from it. I really HATE it when anyone on any side tries to bury, erase or change history....that is very dangerous.

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby ASUG8 » Fri May 03, 2019 1:49 pm

The parents of Riley Howell, one of the UNC-C kids shot and killed this week were high school classmates with my brother. Riley apparently tackled the shooter as he was getting shot and managed to save some lives by giving others time to escape.

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby css75 » Fri May 03, 2019 3:41 pm

mainejeff wrote:
BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/


I disagree with this......we need to be reminded that a slave owner was once President of this country. And George Washington was our first President. Yes, our country has warts but it is our HISTORY. We should not white wash it (no pun intended). We should not erase it. We should remember it and learn from it. I really HATE it when anyone on any side tries to bury, erase or change history....that is very dangerous.

:coffee:


Jeff, that could be your best post ever, I totally agree.


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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby css75 » Fri May 03, 2019 3:42 pm

Seems like whites were on the winning side.


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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby BDKJMU » Fri May 03, 2019 3:47 pm

mainejeff wrote:
BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/


I disagree with this......we need to be reminded that a slave owner was once President of this country. And George Washington was our first President. Yes, our country has warts but it is our HISTORY. We should not white wash it (no pun intended). We should not erase it. We should remember it and learn from it. I really HATE it when anyone on any side tries to bury, erase or change history....that is very dangerous.

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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby CID1990 » Fri May 03, 2019 7:55 pm

mainejeff wrote:
BDKJMU wrote:People rightly predicted 2-3 years ago leftist snowflakes wouldn’t stop with the Confederate statues, but would move on to the Founding Fathers..

Students demand Thomas Jefferson statue removal
Students at Hofstra University are demanding the school remove a Thomas Jefferson statue.
https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=12043

High school may erase mural of George Washington: ‘traumatizes students’

A Northern California public school district may remove a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School due to concerns that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African-Americans.

The controversy comes after a working group determined the mural, made up of several panels, “traumatizes students and community members.” But advocates for keeping the 83-year-old mural say that removing it ignores the intent of the artist and represents an attempt to erase history.....”
https://www.thecollegefix.com/high-scho ... -students/


I disagree with this......we need to be reminded that a slave owner was once President of this country. And George Washington was our first President. Yes, our country has warts but it is our HISTORY. We should not white wash it (no pun intended). We should not erase it. We should remember it and learn from it. I really HATE it when anyone on any side tries to bury, erase or change history....that is very dangerous.

:coffee:


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Re: Campus Happenings

Postby Pwns » Sun May 12, 2019 4:37 pm

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/11/us/r ... rvard.html

SMH. After students pitched a fit over the law dean agreeing to represent Harvey Weinstein, Harvard cans him.

I don't understand why a world-renowned institution that will never be in any danger of losing money from declining enrollment can't just come out and say "get over it, snowflakes".
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