Professor Warns Students Not to Use Term ‘Illegal Immigrant,’ Or Else…

Jeff Dunetz
Written by Jeff Dunetz

Folks this one is going to make me find a “safe space” away from the PC Police running University of Southern California, well at least running one American Studies class; Professor Alicia Chávez’s “America, the Frontier and the New West.” Jennifer Kabbany of the College Fix reports that Jolie Chea, a teacher’s assistant for Professor Alicia Chávez sent an email for the professor (who either can’t use email or didn’t have the guts to send out this idiotic notice herself) warning the student’s not to use the term illegal immigrant on the final exam.

The email said:

“Hi everyone, one last message from me this semester. On your final exams, please refrain from using the term ‘illegal immigrant’ to refer to human beings — as Professor Chavez has requested (or mandated). Instead, please use ‘undocumented immigrant’ or ‘unauthorized entry’ to describe folks’ status or how they may have arrived in the U.S.”

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The Fix received a copy of the email from a student by a student in the class who asked to remain anonymous out of fear that Professor Chavez would lower her grade feeling that transparency isn’t politically correct, or that Chavez feels it’s okay for her to bully students with her PC nonsense but God-forbid the public finds out about it.

…the student said they felt the admonishment against using the wording was a violation of their First Amendment rights and, what’s more, forbids the…

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Jeff Dunetz

Jeff Dunetz

Jeff is a Journalist, Blogger and one of the rare Jewish conservatives in a sea of north east liberal Jews (Thanksgiving dinner is a real pip). Jeff was honored with the 2014 Not For Profit Blogger of the Year award by the National Blogger's Club, is editor/publisher of The Lid (Lidblog.com), contributing reporter at MRCTV.org and Political Columnist for the newspaper, The Jewish Star.

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