Albion College

Location: Albion, Michigan
Website: https://www.albion.edu/
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Federal Circuit: 1st Circuit

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  • Albion College student in hot water over Antifa, ISIS joke

    December 14, 2017

    By David Jesse at Detroit Free Press An Albion College student has landed in hot water for what he says was jokes about “Antifa and ISIS hunting permits,” according to the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, which is asking the college to end its investigation of the student. Read more here.

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  • UPDATE: Albion student faces upcoming hearing over ‘ANTIFA and ISIS hunting permits’ joke

    January 2, 2018

    Albion College student Alexander Tokie expects to learn soon whether he will face punishment for making a hyperbolic joke about “ANTIFA and ISIS hunting permits.” Despite originally threatening to hold his hearing over winter break when he would be away from campus, Tokie tells FIRE that administrators have now agreed to hold the hearing during the upcoming semester instead. As FIRE explained in a press release last month, Tokie was informed by administrators on Nov. 8 that he was charged with violating Albion’s policy against the “[u]se of, or threatened use of, physical force or violence” for an email he […]

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  • Albion College student under investigation for ‘ANTIFA and ISIS hunting permits’ joke

    December 13, 2017

    ALBION, Mich., Dec. 13, 2017 — Albion College student Alexander Tokie has been left in limbo for weeks while administrators decide whether he will be punished for sending an obviously hyperbolic joke about “ANTIFA and ISIS hunting permits.” Tokie’s troubles started in September, when he sent an email to his fellow College Republicans with a number of suggestions, some in jest, on countering arguments about “white privilege.” As a joke, Tokie concluded his email by suggesting to his peers: “Take the liberal tears from the idiot you just destroyed in your debate, dissemble your American made Springfield M1911 .45 caliber […]

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