Thursday, September 21, 2017

Opinion

college

Washington state lawmakers seek to shut down college Republicans

CAMPUS POLITICS Freedom of speech is falling under attack again in this country and on the college campus, it seems, and even the act of...
Trump

The Continued Assault on the Donald Trump Presidency

OPINION Donald Trump and his presidency are under assault. Here's why. Since President Trump announced his intentions to seek the highest office in the nation, he...
Mother protest

Why I Will Be Protesting Jennifer Lawrence’s “Mother”

For months, I have been seeing pictures and the trailer for Jennifer Lawrence’s new movie Mother. The movie has been kept in secret with...
stereotypes

Dealing With the Rural Conservative Stereotypes

Stereotypes destroy our ideas about certain topics, lifestyles, habits, and places. Take a stroll through any big city, and you will see the latest...
Climate Change

An Inconvenient Fact: Climate Change Threat Overestimated

The recent strong hurricanes that have hit Florida and Texas have rejuvenated the war drums of climate change proponents and their omens of future...
Scout Schultz

Was Georgia Tech Student Scout Schultz Orchestrating Suicide by Police?

21 year old student Scout Schultz was fatally shot at Georgia Tech on Saturday. The 21 year old student made the 911 call and...
cotton

Cotton: The Left’s Newest Microaggression

Cotton, one of the most essential fabrics of our life, and one that we encounter every time we throw on a shirt, is the...
Hobby Lobby

Leftist Offended by Hobby Lobby’s “Offensive” Decoration

CULTURE  It seems these days that liberals can find anything offensive. Shopper Daniell Rider was highly offended when she came across glass bottles filled with...
feminism

Why I Am Tired of Feminism

OPINION I'm tired of feminism and being told that because I am a girl I have to support the feminist movement. Feminists are the most...
Emmy Awards

Trump-Bashing Hollywood Posts Lowest Emmys Ratings in History

This just in: The Russians hacked the Emmy ratings! King of late night Nazi salutes, Stephen Colbert, hosted the latest version of smug, elitist Hollywood...
Hillary Clinton excuses book tour

Hillary Clinton and Her Ridiculous Excuses for Losing

OPINION Embarking on her book tour for What Happened, Hillary Clinton has played every blame game and came up with all the excuses possible as...
california

California Reviews A Bill That Would Recognize a Third Gender

OPINION The state of California is set to the new Review the Gender Recognition Act also known as Senate Bill 179. A bill that if passed,...
technology

The Guide to Keeping Technology from Consuming You

ADVICE I am a young politico, reader, writer, and daughter of a social media and tech guru. How do these things connect? They add up...
Cuba

Let’s Not Lose Sight Of Cuba

In March of 2016 in Havana, Cuba, then President Obama, who decided to stroke his ego on the island while dissidents were getting beaten and arrested, said...
job

Tips For Having A Job During College

ADVICE Maybe it's a necessity, or maybe it's just a desire you have, but working and having a job in college certainly, has its ups...
trump

Waites: Kardashian remarks “daughter would be better” than Trump

CELEBRITIES In a recent cover story interview with Harper’s Bazaar Arabia, Kim Kardashian did not hold back when dishing her opinion of Donald Trump. “Anyone can...
hospitality

A Common Table: The Lost Art of Hospitality

If you’re a college student, it’s likely that you rarely open up a magazine geared toward women in their 40s. However, if you did,...
no boobs allowed

Boobgate: CNN Attacks Free Speech While Talking About Free Speech

In today’s era of “Fake News”, there are a lot of particularly jaw-dropping segments that occur on the news. This particularly occurs on liberal...
trump

GREGG: Here’s Where My Editor Is Wrong on Trump, Campus Politics

Some thoughts from the new writer... Be it far from a novice wordsmith to have the chutzpah to offer an opinion on an opinion piece...
video games

Varsity Video Game Teams Becoming Prominent on Campuses

It seems that there are variously weird ways for people to pay for college these days. Become a human guinea pig. Join the U.S. Air...
Medicare

Bernie Sanders’ Medicare For All Plan Would Be A Disaster

OPINION Bernie Sanders is not afraid to let everyone know that he thinks health care is a right, not a privilege. This week, the Independent...
unconstitutional

This is Why DACA is Unconstitutional

With the recent events of the Trump administration announcing their plan to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, many Americans have...
DACA

Is Trump Making DACA Great Again?

OPINION - DACA At the conclusion of George Orwell’s Animal Farm, it reads: “The creatures outside looked from pig to man, and from man to pig,...
liberal

Why I Love My Liberal Friends

OPINION Back when I was a freshman in college, I wanted more than anything to fit in and make friends. Having been home schooled all through...
espn

Tremoglie: Steer Clear of “Hill,” Stop Watching ESPN

OPINION Like sand through an hour glass, so too are the controversies over at ESPN. Another day, another race-inspired controversy at ESPN, the alleged worldwide leader...
feminist

7 Things You’ll Understand If You’re A Conservative Feminist

OPINION From the outset, the term "conservative feminist" may seem like a paradox. Most people believe that being a conservative and supporting modern feminism are...
rt

Justice Dept. Forces RT to Register As Foreign Agent

Isn't it ironic that the United State's government is trying to repress Russian propaganda machine RT while they aren't taking a hard look at their...
war

McGrady: End the War In Afghanistan

Afghanistan is this generation's Vietnam war. We lost, it is pointless to continue the war, and we can't force something a population doesn't want. On these...
cop

Campus Cop Cites Unlicensed Hot Dog Vendor–Watch Out Antifa

Don't worry about campus free speech crises and protests turn riots... hot dog cop is on the case. Today in the column, I am bringing...
Twitter leftists were thrilled by the news that Milo Yiannopoulos' house had been damaged by Hurricane Irma.

Hurricane Irma Destroys Milo’s House; Leftists Rejoice

Great Job, Comrade Irma! Political commentator Milo Yiannopoulos took to Facebook on Sunday to bemoan the fate of his house, which had been severely damaged...

“Cake Is Speech”: Balancing Religious Liberty and LGBTQ Rights

A cake is a form of expressive speech. That is what the Trump Administration's Department of Justice has submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court in...
speech

You Can’t Regulate Companies For Regulating Free Speech

How dare I stand up for corporate America and corporate speech. Within the ranks of the right and the left, calls for new regulation on...
bikinis

Bikinis And Coffee: A Case For Free Enterprise

Have you ever heard of a city-wide dress code for quick serve food and drink establishments? I have; however, I didn't think it would...
campus

McGrady: An Open Campus, An Open Society

Some thoughts from the resident libertarian... It has been a very tough time for me lately. For one, I am not used to the level...
censorship

ARRANZ: Corporate Censorship Threatens Conservatives

Any outspoken Conservative knows what a challenge it can be to make your opinions heard peacefully and free of censorship. Between a Hollywood culture that...
Evil white supremacist dogs oppresses innocent grass.

Dogs Are “White Supremacy’s Trusty Accomplices”

The Alt-Left's Latest Enemy Is... Fido? The Baffler is everything you could want in a leftist magazine. Boasting such arrogant and vapid subtitles as "Mining...
September 11

Remembering the Events of September 11, 2001

Today marks the 16th year anniversary of September 11, 2001. Although we should never live in the past, it is important that we never...
Speech

Thoughts On Free Speech: The “You Troll, I Troll” State

After the events of Husker-gate, some trolls on Twitter got me thinking about how we should apply the varying definitions of free speech we all...
Islam

The Religion of Islam Needs Major Reform: Here Is Why

It seems like we hear about a new Islamic terrorist attack every time we look at the news. We see that they all happen...
Virgin Islands

US Virgin Islands Seizes Guns- NRA Threatens Lawsuit

In the preparation for Hurricane Irma, the governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands has ordered a weapons seizure. But then he came out and...
UNL

McGrady: I Was FOIA’d Because of ‘Husker-Gate’ at UNL

After we broke open the UNL-'Husker-gate' case, several local publications submitted public records requests for all email traffic to the University of Nebraska system...
campus

COUNTERPOINT: The Liberty Case For DACA

Respecting individual liberty should be any government's primary goal. This thought rattled in my head when I was notified that the Trump Administration rescinded the...
antifa

GREGG: Antifa or Profa?

They have a uniform, check. They carry weapons and are ready for violence, check. This is Antifa. Members are middle-class college students or young people looking...
Trump

Trump and the Democrats: What’s the deal?

President Trump struck a hefty blow against congressional Republicans this week, showing those in Washington just how the author of "The Art of the...
hollywood

With the New Fall TV Season Comes Hollywood’s Latest Attacks on Trump, Conservatives

An old saying goes, “Let me make the songs of a nation, and I care not who makes its laws.” Bolshevik revolutionary Vladimir Lenin is...
speech

McGrady: There Is Apparently Legislation Proposed To End Campus ‘Hate Speech’

A Democrat Congressman is pushing for legislation that would regulate "hate speech" on college campuses. Earlier this month, Congressman Anthony Brown (D-Md.) announced to a...
free speech

A Free Speech Rally With No Riots: A Nice Change of Pace

Washington State University students, from a variety of ideological groups, were able to have a 'free speech rally' without anyone trying to attack each...
free speech

Appalachian State Snowflake Professors: No To Free Speech Bill

"Free Speech... but for the left only." Why would liberal college professors oppose a free speech law? The reason: They're idiots. Well, that is the reasoning that...
Catholic

Democrats Criticize Trump Nominee For Being Catholic

"Tolerance." During a confirmation hearing for 7th Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Amy Coney Barrett, who had been nominated by President Trump, various Democratic figures...
DACA

It Looks Like Trump Wants To Keep DACA

In a confusing move by President Trump, he tweeted that Congress should legalize the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program after repealing it. Trump's justification...
Democrats

Democrats, Trump ‘Make A Deal’ On Federal Debt Ceiling

Against the advice of Republicans, President Trump made a deal with Democrats on Wednesday to raise the debt ceiling. Raising the debt ceiling with the...
rosie O'donnell conservative

Conservative Woman Harassed by Rosie O’Donnell and Fans

Being a conservative woman is not easy. Something that sets us apart from liberal women is we do not play the victim card. We...
abortion

The Argument of Abortion is Invalid

The problem with today’s society is that they have twisted the rights that most women believe they should have. Somehow, society has convinced women...
protest

Opinion: In Defense Of A Protest

I am embarrassed. During our heated coverage of the Silent Sam protests at the University of North Carolina and the ensuing aftermath, Turning Point News...
job

5 Misconceptions College Grads Have About Job Hunting

We've all heard how college degrees do not guarantee a person a job as much as they used to, although the exact reason for...
free speech

COMMENTARY: Students Should Support Free Speech Legislation

As the Wisconsin state legislature continues through the process of implementing a campus free speech bill, college students all over the state are voicing...
trump daca blunder

DACA: A Possible Trump Blunder?

Though the slogan may be gimmicky, it is absolutely true, Trump sold us his vision: to make America great again. But, wait, what happened? Are...
campus carry

Here is Why We Need More Guns on College Campuses

Campus carry makes people nervous. A recent example of this is Professor Kevin Willmott; he decided to wear a bulletproof vest on campus for...
professional

5 Ways To Improve Your Professionalism In College

While school work can take a lot of time, it is important to keep your professional growth in mind while in college as well....
free speech

UMich President: Balance Free Speech And Safety

Mark Schlissel, the President of the University of Michigan (UMich) system, was interviewed by The Ann Arbor News. Here's what he had to say...
Bergdorf

L’Oréal’s First Transgender Model Fails to Realize Her Hypocrisy

Many makeup companies are branching out and hiring new models to try to be diverse. Last year, Cover Girl hired their first male makeup...
campus

Most of America’s Top 53 Universities Don’t Guarantee Fair Due Process

"Kangaroo Courts." In a new study from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, findings conclude that most of the United States's Top 53 universities...
Swift

Taylor Swift’s Lack of Involvement in Politics Is a Refresher

In today's world, it seems that almost every celebrity feels the need to weigh-in on political issues. These celebrities are on both sides of the...
politics

“I’m Tired of Politics” is Not an Excuse To Do Nothing

For political go-getters, and even for the population at large, the past two years have been absolutely exhausting. We’ve gotten through one of the...
Remembrance

National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children

National Day of Remembrance Saturday, September 9th is the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children, all across the country. It is a day in...
abortion

This Is Why Abortion Is An Act Against Liberty

I was scrolling through my Twitter, as I do every day, when I came across an article by Lindy West, published in the New York...
punishment

It’s Against The Law To Know The Disciplinary Action of Lyn Orletsky

"Punishment." In an effort to understand the punishment given to math teacher Lyn Orletsky, the teacher who compared Trump shirts to Swastikas, we've hit a...
public college mismanagement

An Example Of Financial Mismanagement In Public College

This publicly-funded community college didn't pay rent. Now, they are seeking judicial intervention once the landlord served the college administration with an eviction notice. You...

North Korea’s Only Privately-Funded University

Classes have resumed at North Korea's only private university, the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (a.k.a. PUST). When I am not covering liberal bias...

“Safe Space” Policies Over Free Speech Policies

In a strangely underreported public policy opinion poll conducted by Virginia Commonwealth University, respondents want comprehensive anti-discrimination policies over "unlimited free speech" on college campuses. As...
punishment

District Superintendent Apologizes For Actions In Swastika-Trump Shirt Incident

Quietly, the Cherokee County School District (Georgia) released a statement in response to a video revealing public high school teacher Lyn Orletsky for removing students from her...
antifa

There Is An Antifa Club For College Faculty

The College Anti-Fascist Network, a nationally organized movement of academics supporting the Antifa efforts against fascists, is on the prowl at campuses nationwide. In a...
beloit

Beloit College Sponsoring “#GetWoke” Lecture Series To Counter Trump Rhetoric

A private liberal arts college in Wisconsin is sponsoring a lecture series on organizing and participating in counter-activism targeted at the Trump Administration. Entitled "#GetWoke: Organizing...
identity politics

Identity Politics: Why We Absolutely Must Move Beyond It

Identity politics and white backlash Charlottesville has intensified the conversation on race and identity in the country. Most commentators who have half a clue have...
public

Report: Antifa Member A Public School Teacher

Your student's teachers could be affiliated with a domestic terrorism organization, one report from The Daily Caller alleges. Peter Hasson, an associate editor for the...
Obama Administration

Obama Administration’s Deafening Silence on ANTIFA

An old saying advises, “time heals all wounds.” However, in President Obama’s case, time is reopening them and putting them under a huge magnifying...
dorm room decor 2017

The Best Dorm Room Decor Of 2017

Living in a dorm room is part of the college experience. While the small beds and cinder block walls are a given, what these...
cal

Commentary: Cal State Fullerton Needs To Respect Free Speech for All Humans

Milo Yiannopoulos is coming to the campus of California State University-Fullerton... And, the administration doesn't have details for a security plan yet. Turning Point News sent...

The Myth of the ‘Flat Earth’ Myth

The story falls flat on many levels The story goes like this: The world was once full of crazy Christian lunatics. These idiots were so...
Pelosi

“Wolf in a Crowded Theater”—The Constitution v. Nancy Pelosi

Perhaps she should go back to school Did you know that the Constitution doesn't protect you if you shout "wolf in a crowded theater"? Well,...
UNL

Newspaper: U of Nebraska-Lincoln Controversy a “Teaching Moment”

A staff editorial by the Omaha World-Herald editors called the incidents surrounding 'Husker-gate' a "teaching moment" to remind people why students are entitled to...
north korea

Trump is Right: Talking is Not the Solution to North Korea

How Did We Get Here With North Korea? Since the end of the Korean War in 1953, the foreign policy of the United States in...

Where Trump is Right and Wrong on International Trade

There is famous economic anecdote, often attributed to Milton Friedman, the world-renowned economist of the Chicago School of Economics that illustrates the purpose of...
university presidents

Here Are The Ten Highest Paid Public University Presidents in 2017–With Cost of Attendance...

Is college expensive? Yes, it is! However, these rankings from Forbes on the highest paid public university presidents could be a part of the...
xenophobes

Psychologists: Try to Make ‘Xenophobes’ More Accepting By Manipulating Oxytocin

A new psychology paper published in the latest edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS) journal has concluded that injecting...
evergreen state

Evergreen State College: Being ‘Woke’ Has Its Costs

No, this isn't a Childish Gambino song. This is real life, fam. After a disastrous display of "tolerance" at Evergreen State College last academic year, the...
Apparently, some Hurricane Harvey victims are more equal than others.

Hurricane Harvey: How to Help (Only Non-White) Victims

Priorities, Priorities Are you a leftist ideologue? Is your idea of charity wrapped up in a vindictive need to spite what your sociology professor refers...
abortion

Abortion: The Contradictory Smear on a Nation

In 1973, the Supreme Court of the United States changed the face of the nation when Chief Justice, Warren E. Berger, voted to legalize...
private

Civil Liberties and Private Universities: Respecting Students, Professors, and Institutions

Private universities are private institutions. This sentiment is pretty obvious. However, there is a confusion evident when it comes to civil liberties on a private...

ANTIFA Vindicates President Donald J. Trump

President Trump was right. Those are four words that will undoubtedly cause leftists to shriek in horror. Those committed to the complete destruction of the...
microaggression

Researchers: Invisibility is a Microaggression

Jasmine Mena of Bucknell University and Annemarie Vaccaro of the University of Rhode Island are apparently the first to discover that 'invisibility' is a microaggression. Thank god....
tubman jackson bill

Treasury Secretary Won’t Swap Jackson for Tubman on $20 Bill

Trump’s Treasury Secretary announced that he has no plans to swap Andrew Jackson with Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill. Steven Mnuchin stated that the...
gender wage gap

Lawmaker Blames Wage Gap On University’s Highest Paid Employees

Textbook investigative journalism. That isn't even the case with the latest report from the Sacremento Bee covering the 35 highest paid employees of the University...
free community college seattle

Seattle Mayoral Candidate’s Dream of Free Community College

Jenny Durkan, a candidate for the Mayor of Seattle, wants to give graduates free community college. And, that's why Durkan takes the cake for the...

YouTube Ramps Up Censorship of Right-Wing Views

YouTube and Censorship are now synonymous YouTube has stepped up its silencing of right-wing views. According to Zero Hedge, the social media company marked videos...
fathers permission marriage

Is Requesting a Father’s Permission for Marriage Undercover Sexism?

Yesterday, the wildly out of touch magazine, Cosmopolitan released an article on why men should stop asking their girlfriend's fathers their permission to marry their daughter....
North Korea

How Much Of A Threat Is North Korea?

On Tuesday, North Korea fired a mid-range missile with nuclear capabilities over Japan and into the Pacific Ocean. President Trump quickly responded to the...
james marion sims

The Bowdlerization of Dr. James Marion Sims

Most if not all Americans and others throughout the world believe that Black lives do matter. They mattered to Dr. James Marion Sims whose statue...
egalitarianism feminism

Why Feminism and Egalitarianism Will Never Line Up

Feminism and Egalitarianism are two ideologies that, from the outside, seem quite similar. They are so similar, according to definitions, that it would be...
bannon

Has Trump gone full neo-con?

“Trump: succumbing to the swamp?” The Trump administration has made big moves this month that have raised questions about the president’s commitment to his populist...