Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

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Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Thu Dec 03, 2015 2:04 pm

Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used
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... the more you read through the students’ demands, the more they look curiously like a full-employment program for the faculty who just happen to be egging on these naive youngsters ...


I think there's more to it than this, however this.
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Re: Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Thu Dec 03, 2015 2:08 pm

If you have a bunch of sheep, it would be rather silly not to herd them.
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Re: Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby Gord » Thu Dec 03, 2015 7:18 pm

A key theme in the demands is the creation of new posts in the university for jobs that consist of promoting a leftist agenda. Students at Brandeis demand, among other new positions, a “Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion.” Boston College protesters demand that the school “appoint a diversity officer at every college” and “increase recruitment and retention of students, faculty, staff, board of trustee members of color, international status, and female and/or gender nonconforming.”

Ummm, whether leftist or rightist, I'm pretty sure that's a standard student agenda. We were requesting it in the 80s, and back then I heard it was being requested in the 60s, too.
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Re: Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Fri Dec 04, 2015 12:38 am

Gord wrote:Ummm, whether leftist or rightist, I'm pretty sure that's a standard student agenda. We were requesting it in the 80s, and back then I heard it was being requested in the 60s, too.


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Re: Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Fri Dec 04, 2015 6:05 am

Abdul: how can you get "used" when advocating in your own best interest? Students are best served by TENURED faculty who are happy to be there focused on teaching and not afraid of getting fired by the University for saying controversial things. So are the non-tenured teaching staff. A Happy coincidence putting students and staff against Top Management which quite often is the State itself.

Further, what are students but the future working class? And what are staff but current working staff?

Seems to me YOU are advocating a wedge issue to get the proletariat warring with itself. Some kind of Capitalist Pig??---oink, oink.

Hmmmmm.....my first post was anti, this post is pro,........ I need to make a list.
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Re: Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby Gord » Fri Dec 04, 2015 7:33 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Gord wrote:Ummm, whether leftist or rightist, I'm pretty sure that's a standard student agenda. We were requesting it in the 80s, and back then I heard it was being requested in the 60s, too.

So you got used too, eh? ;)

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Re: Congratulations, Student Protesters, You Just Got Used

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Sat Dec 05, 2015 1:20 am

Whose best interest?

Or are we assuming the students in question never want to leave the campus?
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