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CNN Scrambles: Denies ‘Scripted Question,’ Invites Pro-Gun Student to Appear

CNN Scrambles: Denies ‘Scripted Question,’ Invites Pro-Gun Student to Appear

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CNN issued a statement Thursday morning denying that it had asked a shooting survivor to ask a “scripted question” at the CNN Town Hall on guns on Wednesday evening in Sunrise, Florida. On Wednesday evening, junior Colton Haab, a survivor of last week’s mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, told local Fort Lauderdale ABC affiliate WPLG that CNN had invited him to appear at the town hall, but he had withdrawn after being asked to recite a “scripted” question. WPLG reported: Haab: I expected to be able to ask my questions and give my opinion on my questions. Reporter Janine Stanwood: But Colton Haab, a member of the Junior ROTC, who shielded classmates in the midst of terror, says he did not get to share his experience. Haab: CNN had originall
[Tucker Carlson] Student Has Grade Docked for Using the Word ‘Mankind’ in Paper – VIDEO

[Tucker Carlson] Student Has Grade Docked for Using the Word ‘Mankind’ in Paper – VIDEO

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Mankind  ... A Northern Arizona University student had her grade docked by her professor for using the word "mankind" in a paper. Cailin Jeffers, an English major at NAU, was penalized one point out of a possible 50 by English professor Dr. Anne Scott for not using a gender-neutral term, Campus Reform reported. On "Tucker Carlson Tonight," Jeffers said she had a discussion with Scott, who claimed that type of "gendered language" is sexist, oppressive and anti-woman. Tucker created a hypothetical scenario: If a student in Scott's class wore a burka because she wasn't allowed to show her hair to men, would Scott declare that sexist? "She wouldn't say a thing about it," Jeffers said. "I have no idea why feminists are obsessing over tiny, little microaggressions such as is