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Stanford’s Demands

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    12. WE DEMAND that Hoover Tower be removed, since its phallic symbolism is not countered by a suitably feminist building on campus.
    13. WE DEMAND that the Math Department immediately cease reducing fractions, each having their own unique identities and experiences, to their lowest common denominators.
    14. WE DEMAND that Stanford base grades only on attendance records in class, since all other measures are discriminatory, as SAL already nobly recognizes.
    15. WE DEMAND that Stanford remove the clearly ageist language in “Old” Union.

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    Robin Phillips’ review of Stealth Jihad: How Radical Islam Is Subverting America without Guns or Bombs by Robert Spencer

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    Consent Carnival of Errors

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