Posts Tagged ‘universities’

Indian state bans cellphones at all colleges and universities

The state’s Directorate of Higher Education issued a circular announcing the new rule, which applies to both students and staff on all college and university campuses.The blanket ban is aimed at creating a “better teaching environment for students across all colleges and universities in the state,” the directorate said. The crackdown was put in place […]

California Passes Bill Forcing Public Universities To Offer Abortion Pills

The California legislature passed a bill on Friday that would force every public university in the state, including 34 campuses, to offer abortion pills to students. The bill now awaits the signature of Gov. Gavin Newsom, who has previously indicated his support for a previous draft of the bill. He stated in the fall of […]

Four Israeli universities shine among top 50 producers of entrepreneurs

Four Israeli universities are ranked among the top 50 undergraduate programs globally that produce the most VC-backed entrepreneurs, according to the latest ranking by PitchBook. Tel Aviv (8), Technion-Israel Institute of Technology (14), The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (34), and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (49) were the four Israeli universities that made it into […]

Universities are Masonic Brain Washing Machines

The mortarboard and black gown signify that, unwittingly, graduates have received a Masonic (satanic) indoctrination.  I re-post this reminder that humanity  has been colonized by a satanic cult. This colonization of the mind is now explicit, as seen in the limitations on free speech and inquiry. Like deaf men tuning a piano, professors try to explain the […]

Anti-China Witch-hunt Targets Australian Universities

On August 21, the Australian government convened a “crisis meeting” with representatives of the universities and the intelligence agencies, as part of a hysterical campaign alleging pervasive “Chinese influence” throughout society. Little has been revealed about what was discussed at the closed-door meeting. It was called amid demands by senior political figures and the corporate […]

Free Speech No Longer Exists in US Universities

Georgetown University law professor Jonathan Turley notes that the University of California, once a bastion of free speech, now is opposed to it. The university now punishes people for opinions expressed outside the classroom and the university. See this.  Not that long ago American universities emphasized tolerance of all views so that truth would not […]

Palestinian universities fight back against Israel forcing international academics out of the country

It’s been two years since Haneen Adi, an English literature and writing teacher at Ramallah’s Birzeit University, has left the occupied West Bank. During the past two years she has missed her sister’s wedding, another sister’s graduation, and the death of a relative. When her father attempted to visit her, he was denied entry by […]

UK business academic faces dismissal over criticism of LGBT training in universities

   A UK lecturer, who claims she’s been branded a transphobe by students after signing an open letter to the Sunday Times that criticized LGBT training, insists she will not “recant” her signature despite the risk of being fired. Sarah Honeychurch, a fellow in the Adam Smith Business School at Glasgow University, signed a letter […]

Applying to US universities getting riskier for Chinese students, warns Beijing

In a brief statement on its website, China’s Ministry of Education said that getting permission to study at a US college could take longer than in the past, and that the chances of visa approval had decreased. Even requests that get approved are being granted for shorter durations than they had been in the past. […]

Trump to Sign Executive Order Forcing Universities to Allow Free Speech

President Trump is about to sign an executive order that will force liberal, totalitarian colleges and universities to allow free speech.  During Trump’s historic CPAC speech Saturday, Trump announced: “Today I am proud to announce that I will be very soon signing an executive order requiring colleges and universities to support free speech if they […]

Justice for All? 73% of America’s top universities don’t guarantee fair hearings for students

     A new report asserts that among the top 53 universities in the country, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, 73% do not guarantee students they will be presumed to be innocent until they are found guilty. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) surveyed the universities, and found a shocking lack […]

Students At Two Maryland Universities Protest ICE Contracts

Students At Two Maryland Universities Protest ICE Contracts Above photo: The Baltimore Sun. BALTIMORE (AP)- Students at two Maryland campuses are demanding their universities end contracts with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The Baltimore Sun reports the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland, College Park are among six higher-education institutions that have ICE contracts. […]

The ACLU declares war on Asian-Americans, says universities should punish people for being born Asian

(Natural News) If you’re white, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) wants to see you wiped off the face of the planet – and it’s willing to trample all over Asian-Americans in order to make it happen. The former civil liberties organization-turned-white genocide hate group is reportedly interfering with a pending lawsuit […]

Israel’s assault on Palestinian universities is a threat to human rights and a tragedy for this generation of students

Israeli soldiers storming Birzeit University, June 2014. Palestine has had to contend with Israel’s systematic obstruction of education: from enforced closures, campus raids, and the oppression of individual students and teachers, including arbitrary arrests and detention without trial By Sophia Brown, reposed from The Independent The fundamental right to education is enshrined in international law. Article 26 […]

israel’s (apartheid state) assault on Palestinian universities is a threat to human rights and a tragedy for this generation of students

Palestine has had to contend with Israel’s systematic obstruction of education: from enforced closures, campus raids, and the oppression of individual students and teachers, including arbitrary arrests and detention without trial By Sophia Brown, reposed from The Independent The fundamental right to education is enshrined in international law. Article 26 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states: […]

Universities are Masonic Brainwashing Machines

The mortarboard and black gown signify that, unwittingly, graduates have received a Masonic (satanic) indoctrination.  I re-post this reminder that humanity  has been colonized by a satanic cult. This colonization of the mind is now explicit in the draconian limitations being imposed on free speech and inquiry. Like deaf men tuning a piano, professors try to explain the human […]

Iranian students rally to protest IAEA inspections of universities

Press TV – Iranian students have rallied in Tehran to protest the UN nuclear agency’s inspections of the country’s universities and scientific centers. Some of them carried pictures of Iranian nuclear scientists assassinated over the past decade as they gathered at Shahid Beheshti University in northern Tehran on Sunday. The protesters converged at the university’s main square before marching on […]

South Carolina forces universities to violate free speech rights

Nora Barrows-Friedman Activism and BDS Beat 10 July 2018 Activists are fighting legal attempts to criminalize the BDS campaign. (Kate Ausburn) South Carolina passed a law this week codifying a discredited definition of anti-Semitism that conflates criticism of Israel and Zionism with anti-Jewish bigotry. “The law will inevitably violate students’ First Amendment rights if enforced […]

Role Of Land-Grant Universities In Assessing And Ending Structural Racism In US Food System

By INFAS members: Shorlette Ammons, Equity in Food Systems Extension Associate at Center for  Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) at NC State University and 2013 Food Equity Fellow, Center for Social Inclusion; Nancy Creamer, Co-Director: Center for  Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) and Distinguished Professor of Sustainable Agriculture and Community Based Food Systems, NC State University; Paul B. Thompson, Department of […]

Big Pharma pays universities for most medical research in the U.S.

     In the past, collaboration between scientists in academia and pharmaceutical companies was relatively uncommon. However, lately there has been a growing interest in developing financial partnerships between these two sectors. The drug industry’s funding patterns for academic research has shifted from handpicked projects on investigation of the biology of disease to large integrated programs, […]

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