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Catering to the PC mob is going to
cost Oberlin College big bucks

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Posted By: Magnante, 6/8/2019 9:19:22 AM

Oberlin College, which has become one of the most politically correct campuses in the United States, has just discovered that allowing and encouraging social justice warriors to damage their perceived enemies can be very expensive. A local jury has just awarded Gibson’s Bakery, a five-generation institution in Oberlin, Ohio, $11 million in its lawsuit against the college for throwing its support behind a student-led boycott over false charges of racism. This amount could triple to $33 million dollars if punitive damages – intended to punish and disincentivize egregious behavior -- are awarded in proceedings Tuesday next week.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 6/8/2019 9:21:07 AM (No. 93416)
All I can say is ha, ha, ha, ha, ha, ha, ha, ha.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rubinski 6/8/2019 9:22:12 AM (No. 93420)
Justice is served. More, please.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jerseyden 6/8/2019 9:40:25 AM (No. 93434)
So Oberlin College thinks it’s racist for a business to try and stop blacks from stealing from them. Must be a great school to prepare students for victim hood status the rest of their lives. Maybe the students should go to the campus book store and cafeteria and start stealing anything they want ‘ unless they already are doing it’.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Northcross 6/8/2019 9:40:38 AM (No. 93436)
Now on to the Covington Catholic lawsuits. Can we get the same jury?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Urgent Fury 6/8/2019 9:48:20 AM (No. 93448)
Whoever this Dean was that was inciting a mob-----Oberlin should sacrifice her, otherwise I hope this breaks up the college. It's time to fight back, these places are damaging our country.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 6/8/2019 10:13:19 AM (No. 93474)
None of the money will come out of the pockets of the leftist administrators or professors. They will continue to be as arrogant and smarmy as usual. You can't cure stupid - - and you can't cure evil.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: tom7 6/8/2019 10:25:35 AM (No. 93486)
The administrators, staff, and faculty of Oberlin who led the assault on a local small business are not going to be punished at all. They will not pay the Oberlin damages - various and sundry scholarship funds, endowment funds, etc will be tapped to pay the damages (if they actually ever pay them). The perps walk and the innocent bystanders get hammered.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: bigfatslob 6/8/2019 11:01:20 AM (No. 93515)
It's a great day but what I especially like are the companies that insure these stink pot PC hell holes will rise dramatically for all of the colleges. Hit them where it hurts. I have one question is Oberlin College predominately black enrollment? Just curious.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: HotRod 6/8/2019 11:24:47 AM (No. 93539)
Sadly, the students at Oberlin College have not learned anything. The statement by the college's apologist lawyer excuses them and maintains, in so many words, that the students were right to do what they did.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: jlw509 6/8/2019 12:12:36 PM (No. 93577)
Strangely satisfying news to go with my cinnamon toast.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: red1066 6/8/2019 1:49:06 PM (No. 93686)
Tuition costs at Oberlin just went up.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Jethro bo 6/8/2019 2:22:34 PM (No. 93697)
Money will come out of pockets of Oberlin employees in the form of layoffs, wage freezes and perks and benefits. How many local businesses will gravel at Oberlin's feet fro Oberlin's business. The cost just went up. And the cost ofinsurance just went u as well (an will go up for most other istitutions of higher social justice tolerance). Applications are down and just as U of Missouri discovered, less students means less money. Additionaly, the trustees need to looklong and hard at contiuned employment for the Vice President and President of the college. Are these two morons really wortht he possible risk of another 11-33 million dollar settlement?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: swarfer 6/8/2019 5:08:27 PM (No. 93818)
Any resume from Oberlin College goes right into the trash.
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