Category: Education

NC State Student Government Wants to Make ‘Hate Speech’ Punishable


North Caroline State University’s student government held a town hall last week to discuss how they can create a better “racial climate” and a “safe learning environment” on campus. At the meeting, members of the Diversity Outreach Department called for amending the Student Code of Conduct to include “repercussions for hate speech.”

Nancy Pelosi Backs 16-year-olds Voting: ‘Capture Kids When They’re in High School’


Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Thursday that the voting age should be lowered to 16 years old, telling reporters on Capitol Hill, “I think it’s really important to capture kids when they are in high school when they are interested in all of this, when they are learning about government, to be able to vote.”

Elizabeth Warren Has ‘Zero’ Sympathy for People Involved in Alleged Fraudulent Entry into Colleges


Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) commented on the college admissions scandal in which the Justice Department has charged several wealthy parents. Co-host Mika Brzezinski asked, “So as a parent, how much sympathy would you have for these parents who are embroiled in this alleged cheating scandal?” Warren replied, “Zero.” While she was a professor at Harvard University, Warren exaggerated claims about her Native American heritage. Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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