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A newly launched website asks college students to expose professors who “advance leftist propaganda” in the classrooms.

The site, Professor Watchlist, launched this month by the nonprofit organization Turning Point USA, already lists hundreds of professors in an effort “to expose and document college professors who discriminate against conservative students and advance leftist propaganda in the classroom.”

Documenting incidents reported by other news organizations, the site promises to “only publish profiles on incidents that have already been reported somewhere else.”

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In a blog about the project, Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk wrote:

“It’s no secret that some of America’s college professors are totally out of line.
Everyday I hear stories about professors who attack and target conservatives, promote liberal propaganda, and use their position of power to advance liberal agendas in their classroom.

Turning Point USA is saying enough is enough. It’s time we expose these professors.”

The site features professors like Dr. Charles Angeletti, who “required students to recite a pledge that describes a racist, sexist, homophobic America,” and Dr. Britteny Cooper who blamed white racism for Brexit. Dr. Mireille Miller-Young, of the University of California, Santa Barbara, was “sentenced to three years’ probation after violently attacking a 16-year-old pro-life activist on campus. She was convicted of assault, theft, and destruction of property, but the University of Santa Barbara never fired her,” the site noted.

“What we are seeing with this site is a kind of normalizing of prosecuting professors, shaming professors, defaming professors,” Kent State professor, Julio Cesar Pino, told The New York Times. Pino was listed on the site for being investigated by the FBI for connections to ISIS, which Pino denies.

By exposing the liberal ideology, the site hopes to help conservative students combat leftist professors.

The New York Times, unsurprisingly, noted that some criticize the Watchlist as a “threat to academic freedom,” and could be used to harass professors.

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Twitter users launched parodies under the hashtag #trollprofwatchlist, “registering” Indiana Jones, Professor Plum of “Clue University,” and Gilderoy Lockhart from Harry Potter’s Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Criticism and parodies aside, Turning Point USA promises to continue to promote free speech, whatever the source.

“TPUSA will continue to fight for free speech and the right for professors to say whatever they wish,” the website states. “However students, parents, and alumni deserve to know the specific incidents and names of professors that advance a radical agenda in lecture halls.”

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Frieda Powers

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