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Is Free Speech Doomed at UNH?

by Steve MacDonald May 17, 2017

UNH, like most universities, is weighted down by diversity curricula and all the anti-free-speech BS that goes with it. This handicap culminated in the very public unmasking of the  UNH Bias-Free Language guide that, among other things, suggested the word American might be problematic. National attention motivated UNH President Mark Huddleston to release a statement claiming […]

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Local Groups Admit They are in League with Communism

by Steve MacDonald April 29, 2017

If Tea Party activists marched with Klan members that would suggest an affinity or affiliation as damning as any. And so it should be with groups that March in celebration of May Day. A number of local groups are sponsoring or participating in May Day marches in New Hampshire. That should associate them ideologically with the […]

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UNH Employees Cannot Appropriate University Resources to Express Partisan Political Views

by Steve MacDonald April 28, 2017

The New Hampshire, the UNH system student newspaper, is reporting on a dust-up over some posters displayed on a wall at the Memorial Union Building (MUB). The ‘We the people’ posters were placed by an employee without MUB management approval. While the article focuses on the various reactions to them going up and coming down, the unrecognized gem […]

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What Happened to the UNH Enrichment Legislation?

by Steve MacDonald April 11, 2017

Senator Dan Innis (R-UNH) sponsored SB41 to recruit STEM candidates to New Hampshire Schools. As originally written it would have given $5,000.00 in taxpayer debt forgiveness to STEM students for showing up but not graduating or sticking around to thank taxpayers; by putting that knowledge to use in the Granite State. This prompted me to […]

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So, there’s no such thing as out-of-state student Voter Fraud? Think again – here’s proof

by Ed Naile March 9, 2017

Hung by their own petards: Eleven out-of-state UNH students were arrested Wednesday 02/23/2017 on criminal mischief charges during the Patriots over-celebration. I checked the Durham voter checklist today for coincidences and had six coincidences pop up. Garrett Colantino, 22, of Reading, Mass. – A Garrett John Colantino is NH voter #300469904 Elizabeth Connolly, 19, of Dorchester, Mass. […]

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SURVEY: Majority in NH support Right to Work, including union members

by Kimberly Morin February 15, 2017

Yesterday, the University of New Hampshire Survey Center released a survey in which they ask Granite Staters about some hot topics that are happening in the state. One of the biggest pieces of legislation that is going to be voted on by the house this week is “Right to Work” legislation. It is a bill […]

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Is SB 41 UNH Enrichment Legislation?

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2017

New Hampshire Senate Bill 41 would pour $4 million dollars into a 2-year program that funds “scholarships” to students pursuing STEM degrees. From the Union Leader, Senate Bill 41 would allot a total of $4 million to the skilled technology worker recruiting fund to pay for scholarships for fiscal years ending in 2018 and 2019. With […]

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NH Should Follow UNH Non-Resident Tuition Rules – for Voting Purposes

by Steve MacDonald January 13, 2017

The new Legislature is looking at election law again so now is as good a time as any to revisit something I’ve suggested before when it comes to figuring out who can and can’t or should or should not be voting in New Hampshire. Here it is, plain and simple. To qualify for In-State tuition status […]

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The University Diversity Scam

by Steve MacDonald December 8, 2016

The University of New Hampshire is always begging for taxpayers to backstop its budget. We can’t promise we’ll keep tuition down, UNH insists, without your help. This from the ‘culture’ that pays $17,570.00 for a cafeteria table. UNH is also ranked number one for students with loan debt after graduation, mostly because the cheap loan […]

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UNH Women’s Studies Faculty Members Seek Student Expulsion

by Steve MacDonald November 23, 2016

Kimberly Haas writing for the NH Union Leader reported yesterday that UNH wouldn’t take action against counter-protestors or professors calling for their expulsion. The gist of it is this. UNH students protested the election of Donald Trump. Two “counter-protesters” showed up, one in a Richard Nixon mask, the other in a gorilla suit (assumed to […]

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Planned Parenthood Clarifies Postion on “Access to Birth Control”

by Steve MacDonald October 4, 2016

Kelly Ayotte’s campaign gave away free condoms at UNH. I joked on Twitter that, Not sure I'd trust #KellyCondoms if they are as reliable as her voting record. https://t.co/PLcd9SGZG0 — Steve Mac Donald (@nhstevemacd) October 3, 2016 Planned Parenthood’s PAC has since called her a hypocrite, claiming she consistently obstructs access to birth control. They actually […]

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UNH President Makes About Half a Million – Look at What We Get!

by Steve MacDonald July 23, 2016
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New Hampshire taxpayers should take a few moments to measure the value of their ‘investment” in leadership at the University of New Hampshire (UNH). UNH President Mark Huddleston is the second highest paid Public University President in New England. Huddleston’s compensation package – which increased 2.7 percent compared to the previous year – consisted of a base […]

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UNH Announces – $17,570.00 Table ‘Was a Bad Idea’

by Steve MacDonald April 28, 2016
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University of New Hampshire Media Relations Director Erica Mantz told the New Hampshire Union Leader that the $17,570.00 table purchased for the Holloway Commons, “…was a mistake, and it won’t happen again.” You think? “We believe the concept of what they wanted to do with the table was great, but we believe that it could […]

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University of New Hampshire Spends $17,570 Dollars on One Table

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2016
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The University of New Hampshire has a reputation…they constantly beg for more taxpayer money while blowing vast sums of cash on trivial crap. Case in point, the $17,570.00 custom table they just added to the Holloway Commons. This architectural wonder is the newest addition to a $10.5-million-dollar renovation of a single dining hall on their Durham, New Hampshire campus. […]

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Nice title, UNH

by Skip February 14, 2016

Ayup, our tax dollars in use – parents, you should be SO proud – OUTSTANDING! The Daily Beast combed available statistics to figure out which campuses have both environments that may be permissive of drug use as well as a student body that partakes in illegal drug use. To rank the colleges and universities, we […]

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UNH Awarded “Most Microaggressed Campus of the Year”

by Steve MacDonald January 4, 2016
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Campus Reform has declared UNH the most microaggressed campus of the year. 6. UNH: gender roles and sexist jokes cause migraines, heart disease among women The University of New Hampshire released a pamphlet on gender microaggressions that claimed such aggressions have a “detrimental impact” on women by promoting “unequal wages” and causing “higher levels of poverty.” Microaggressions, according to the […]

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Has UNH Been Misrepresenting Academic Credit-Hours for Decades?

by Steve MacDonald December 28, 2015
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Every Legislator in New Hampshire should or shall receive the letter below alleging  an ongoing misrepresentation of credit-hours by the University of New Hampshire. The letter and report assert that UNH gives extra credit hours compared to the actual amount of instruction and course work. Credit hours affect full-time status, completion of degree programs, grants and aid, […]

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NH High Court Upholds UNH Termination

by Steve MacDonald December 24, 2015
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At least we know what a UNH professor has to do to get fired.  “Last December I had what I can only say was an emotional breakdown and I did a terrible thing,” (Marco) Dorfsman said in an email sent to colleagues on April 19, 2013. “I lost my judgment and in a moment of […]

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A Shoestring And A Prayer –
The Underappreciated Gov. Jim Gilmore

by Mike November 18, 2015

In this very interesting primary season, where the GOP field grew and grew to 17 candidates, before starting to shrink as some of the early entrants ran out of money, there is one man who deserves closer scrutiny. Governor Jim Gilmore (Virginia 1998-2002) was one of the later entrants, and has been largely ignored, especially […]

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UNH Health Services – Just a Proxy for Planned Parenthood Northern New England?

by Steve MacDonald October 29, 2015
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PPNE, proud sponsor of UNH Health Services. (From PPNE’s Facebook page last week) Planned Parenthood New Hampshire Action Fund October 22 at 11:59am · Edited ·  Don’t forget to stop by our table at UNH Health Services‘s Fierce and Fabulous Expo and deck yourself out in fabulous pink ?#?StandwithPP?stickers! ?#?FabUNH? Like   Comment   Share UNH Health Services likes this. H/T Beth S.

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Do They Get A Brown Shirt When They Sign The Petition?

by Steve MacDonald September 25, 2015
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  “There is more than one way to burn a book. And the world is full of people running around with lit matches.” – Ray Bradbury Ken White at POPEHAT has a nice piece on the brouhaha at Wesleyn. The school paper arranged words in a manner that displeased some in the college community. The […]

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GrokTALK! – Inclusiveness Requires Censorship?

by Steve MacDonald August 6, 2015
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The big story last week was a University Language guide that finger-wagged “problematic” words in order to create a more inclusive campus environment. The story went national. We discuss why removing the guide doesn’t change the culture that birthed it, then move on to our next guest to discuss the debate on legalizing drugs Want […]

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GrokTALK! – How The Word ‘American’ Became Problematic

by Steve MacDonald August 3, 2015
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The big news this past week was a University of New Hampshire Language Guide that explained what words were problematic in conversation and should be avoided to foster diversity and “inclusiveness.” We journey back to the 1990’s with our Ed expert Jorge Mesa-Tejada to explain when this problem with the word “American” began. Want the […]

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In Case You Missed it…Here’s the Entire UNH Bias Free Language Guide

by Steve MacDonald August 1, 2015
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Yes, they took it down(after massive media attention), but they did put it up in the first place. So for your continued “enjoyment” (if only as a historical lesson) I give you (from the still fully operation battle-station at the UNH Department of Diversity) The Bias Free Language Guide.

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Welcome To Moonbat U.

by Ed Naile July 31, 2015

Welcome to the University of New Hampshire – Please do as we say or you will be set upon by the warriors of political correctness. Here is how we describe our plan for how you will behave after brain washing posing as an education: Statement of Diversity Diversity is a community value at the University […]

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Yvonne Dean Baily on Fox News – UNH Bias-Free Language Guide

by Steve MacDonald July 30, 2015
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UNH has already pulled the Bias-Free Language guide, but not before our own NH House Rep, (And Campus Reform Contributor) Yvonne Dean-Baily was on Fox News to talk about it. http://s3.amazonaws.com/TVEyesMediaCenter/UserContent/283996/5082966.6305/FNC_07-30-2015_07.52.54.mp4

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Breaking – UNH Pulls Bias-Free Guide From Web Site.

by Steve MacDonald July 30, 2015
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WMUR has the story here. DURHAM, N.H. —The University of New Hampshire has removed from its website a “bias-free language guide” … And they have. They retooled and shuffled and it is gone. (Of course I screen grabbed it so it’s not really gone.) But this is an interesting development and we are happy to be […]

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Notable Quote – Jeb Bradley

by Susan Olsen July 30, 2015

“Will UNH next propose to change our Live Free or Die motto to Live Free but Upset No-One?” The good Senator is clearly not a person of “sh#t for brains“.

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Thanks to UNH Bias-Free Language Guide, Non-Non Disabled Parking Could Be ‘Problematic’

by Steve MacDonald July 29, 2015
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Campus Reform has exposed some Orwellian Speech policing right here in New Hampshire’s back yard. It is the University of New Hampshire’s Bias Free Language Guide. It is bias free? No. The University of New Hampshire’s Bias Free Language Guide is LOADED with White-Tower Liberal bias.  (And not just because the act of segregating words for evaluation as biased or […]

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So the word “American” is problematic for UNH? Then why does it take our American dollars???

by Skip July 29, 2015

“American,” “illegal alien,” “foreigners,” “mothering,” and “fathering” are just a handful of words deemed “problematic” by the University of New Hampshire’s Bias-Free Language Guide.  According to the university’s website, the guide “is meant to invite inclusive excellence in [the] campus community.”  Terms also considered problematic include: “elders,” “senior citizen,” “overweight,” “speech impediment,” “dumb,” “sexual preference,” […]

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