Bill Maher Gives Commencement Speech at UC Berkeley

A while back Bill Maher found out what it felt like to be a conservative when some students at the University of California Berkeley decided to protest the school’s decision to have him speak at their commencement. The problem? Maher has become an outspoken critic of Islam, and that has apparently offended the sensibilities of some of UC Berkeley’s Muslim (and liberal) students. No matter that Maher has been mocking and insulting Christians for years… once you start bad-mouthing Muslims, that’s Read more […]

Liberal University Won’t Comply With Minimum Wage Hike Because of “Budget Constraints”

A liberal university is now proving the conservative case against minimum wage law. UC Berkeley says it can’t comply with a local ordinance that raises the minimum wage to $10 an hour because of “budget constraints.” It’s funny, because that’s exactly what conservatives have been saying all along as a reason against government wage controls. While giant corporations can afford the wage increases, many small businesses can’t comply with such stringent government mandates and controls, Read more […]

UC Berkeley SG Bans the Term “Illegal Immigrant”

According to The College Fix: “The UC Berkeley student government has banned the term ‘illegal immigrant’ from its discourse, deeming the phrase racist, offensive, unfair and derogatory.” Once again, we have fallen down the rabbit hole into Wonderland. The student government at UC Berkeley has decided that the term “illegal” is demeaning, and should be banned. I’m not quite sure what banning a word does, other than serve to prove a point. They cannot stop people from uttering the word, nor can Read more […]