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City renames 2 holidays deemed culturally insensitive

Jim Stinson, Lifezette  The city of Bloomington, Indiana, has renamed Good Friday and Columbus Day because the names imply a cultural insensitivity, according to the Bloomington Herald-Times. The new, more politically-correct names will help make the holidays more inclusive, the mayor said. The change was made Friday by Mayor John Hamilton, who sent a memo

Walter E. Williams: Leftist Campus Lunacy

The American Council of Trustees and Alumni publishes occasional reports on what college students know. Nearly 10 percent of the college graduates surveyed thought Judith Sheindlin, TV’s “Judge Judy,” is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court. Less than 20 percent of the college graduates knew the effect of the Emancipation Proclamation. More than a