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Leaders and Best? Michigan Football’s Latest Episode Has Many Questioning Those In Charge

Starting any football season at Michigan with a 2-3 record would normally cause enough chaos to make the leaders of the Michigan athletic department endure sleepless nights without question. With Michigan trailing 27-7 into the 4th quarter of their contest against Minnesota, it was clear that coach Brady Hoke and potentially even athletic director Dave Brandon would have to endure …

Steve LampertLeaders and Best? Michigan Football’s Latest Episode Has Many Questioning Those In Charge
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The Review Gets Criticized For ‘Violent & Wrong’ Image

Following our report on the student protest that called for Dave Brandon to be fired, an adjunct professor demanded we remove the accompanying picture of Brandon being beheaded by the mob. The College Fix reports on the criticism: On Tuesday, a massive protest engulfed the campus quad, known in those parts as the Diag. News crews – even overhead helicopter …

Michigan ReviewThe Review Gets Criticized For ‘Violent & Wrong’ Image
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FOOTBALL FALLOUT: STUDENTS PROTEST TO FIRE DAVE BRANDON

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Hundreds of students rallied at the Diag on Tuesday evening to protest Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon in light of his department’s handling of the Shane Morris injury. Morris, who wasn’t taken out of Saturday’s game versus Minnesota despite nearly fainting after taking a brutal hit, is now said to have a “probable, mild concussion.” Now …

Michigan ReviewFOOTBALL FALLOUT: STUDENTS PROTEST TO FIRE DAVE BRANDON
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U-M: WITHHOLDING SEX, DISCOUNTING FEELINGS ARE ‘SEXUAL VIOLENCE’

Examples of abuse listed on the University of Michigan’s domestic violence awareness website say “sexual violence” includes “withholding sex and affection” and “discounting the partner’s feelings regarding sex” – definitions that have come under fire by some men’s rights activists. The terms, found under the heading “definitions,” also suggest verbal or psychological abuse include: “insulting the partner; ignoring the partner’s feelings; withholding …

Derek DraplinU-M: WITHHOLDING SEX, DISCOUNTING FEELINGS ARE ‘SEXUAL VIOLENCE’
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Uber’s Legal Adventures in Ann Arbor

On May 14, Ann Arbor City Attorney Kristen Larcom sent cease and desist letters to Uber and Lyft, two on-demand taxi-like apps, yet four months later, both companies are still operating in Ann Arbor and no one has been prosecuted. For both of these companies, operating in a legal grey-zone is familiar terrain. For example, within the past year many …

Zach WinstonUber’s Legal Adventures in Ann Arbor
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Success or Failure for Apple? We’ll Have to Wait and Watch

On September 9th, swarms of journalists descended onto De Anza College’s campus in Cupertino. De Anza, a large community college, is home to the Flint Center, which was where Steve Jobs unveiled the original Mac in 1984. By choosing such a historically significant venue, Apple seemed to imply that they would be releasing another landmark product. With two new iPhones …

Jonathan RosenhanSuccess or Failure for Apple? We’ll Have to Wait and Watch
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The Crisis of the United Nations Human Rights Council

The United Nations has been the target of harsh criticism for electing corrupt governments to its human rights council. One such member government is Turkey, which currently censors the Internet, mistreats protestors, and refuses to investigate its political killings of the indigenous Kurdish population, not to mention its failure even to acknowledge the well-documented genocide against Christian Armenians in th­­­e …

Samuel ShragoThe Crisis of the United Nations Human Rights Council
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MICHIGAN GOV. WHO DROVE UP UNEMPLOYMENT NOW TEACHES JOB GROWTH AT UC BERKELEY

The former Michigan governor whose leadership oversaw a severe economic downturn, skyrocketing unemployment, Detroit’s emerging bankruptcy, and the meltdown of the automotive industry, is now aprofessor specializing in job growth. This fall, Michigan’s former Democratic Gov. Jennifer Mulhern Granholm is teaching a graduate course focused on “creating jobs through better government policies,” the class description states, adding “it is designed …

Derek DraplinMICHIGAN GOV. WHO DROVE UP UNEMPLOYMENT NOW TEACHES JOB GROWTH AT UC BERKELEY
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UNIVERSITY SWAPS LIBRARY’S STUDY TABLES FOR $10,000 NAPPING POD

Snooze stations on campus a growing university trend nationwide ANN ARBOR – At one point a section of Shapiro Undergraduate Library at the University of Michigan hosted a swath of study tables. No longer. They were removed and replaced with a $10,000 futuristic napping pod, because today’s college students apparently deserve to doze off in style and comfort. Gone are …

Derek DraplinUNIVERSITY SWAPS LIBRARY’S STUDY TABLES FOR $10,000 NAPPING POD
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Libertarians Receive Pat on the Back from Coleman Administration

On January 27th, members of the Young Americans for Liberty sent a letter to the Coleman administration which called the diversity program at the university “skin deep,” and asked the administration to clarify whether it was committed to intellectual diversity, or only “diversity…within a set of narrow parameters.” The email cited the disparity between liberal and libertarian/conservative representation on campus, …

Derek MagillLibertarians Receive Pat on the Back from Coleman Administration