Peter Van Voorhis

Peter Van Voorhis is a conservative activist, commentator, and journalist who focuses on political issues affecting millennials. Find him on Twitter @RepublicanPeter.

Articles From Peter

Millennials should stand up to end FISA

The device you’re reading this on, whether it’s your phone, your computer, or your tablet, undoubtedly has hundreds, if not thousands of pieces of your most private data. Our personal devices contain a meticulous record of all the text messages we’ve sent to our significant other, the calls we’ve made to our friends, and photos […]

CSUF student council condemns Milo Yiannopoulos invite, plans counter-protest

The Cal State Fullerton (CSUF) College Republicans are set to host Milo Yiannopoulos for a campus-wide event on Halloween night, however, the CSUF Student Council is determined to stop them. The Cal State Fullerton Student Council, which is supported by public school tuition dollars, released a resolution “denouncing Milo Yiannopoulos’ Appearance at CSU Fullerton” on October […]

Berkeley Antifa stalks local College Republican leaders

Berkeley, California’s local Antifa group is stalking the Berkeley College Republicans (BCR). A Twitter account belonging to the Berkeley Antifa tweeted the location and names of BCR leaders to their 5,800 followers, after members have previously threatened the safety of the CR’s due to their political beliefs. “BCR meeting right now inside Eureka at 2068 […]

New legal defense team created to help College Republicans

In a speech delivered at Berkeley over the weekend, conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos announced his intention to create a legal defense team to protect conservative students from persecution on campus. In a post on his official Facebook page, Yiannopoulos said that, “Free speech is under threat like never before on college campuses. A recent survey from […]

Next stop: Milo Yiannopoulos to appear at Cal State-Fullerton

Conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos is scheduled to visit California State University – Fullerton on October 31st, and will give a talk on freedom of speech and expression on college campuses. Yiannopoulos, known for his bombastic style and fearless denunciation of feminists, social justice warriors, and “snowflakes,” received official criticism from the school before the event […]

At long last, the police “took back control of Berkeley”

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro delivered a speech to an enthusiastic audience at UC Berkeley on Thursday night, despite attempts by Antifa and other students to shut down his speech. Thousands of protesters, held at bay by police in riot gear, insisted that Shapiro, an Orthodox Jew, was a “white supremacist” and a “fascist” for promoting […]

College Republicans blast CNN after host leads Antifa march at Berkeley

Naweed Tahmas, the Vice-President of the Berkeley College Republicans, took aim at CNN on a recent Fox Business appearance, condemning CNN’s failure to respond to their host W. Kamau Bell leading a march with the Antifa “criminal organization.” “I was appalled when I saw a CNN show host lead a march with Antifa following in […]

Tasteless campus banner condemns “so-called war on terror” on 9/11 anniversary

While millions of Americans mourned the tragedy of the September 11th attacks, students at Amherst College awoke to a massive banner hanging above the dining hall that insulted the victims of 9/11 and the American flag. “There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people,” the banner read, quoting Howard […]

Clemson department mandates hours of “social justice courses”

Clemson University recently introduced a mandatory “social justice” requirement, which requires students to take classes on income inequality, sex and gender, and more. The requirement stems from the school’s “expansion” of their criminal justice program, which has now been relabeled as “justice studies” to incorporate “ethics and diversity in the field of criminal justice.” Clemson […]

UC Berkeley uses taxpayer dollars to organize a “resistance” event

The University of California – Berkeley is hosting a lecture where students will learn what “effective resistance” looks like, and how to use it to undermine President Trump’s agenda. UC Berkeley claims that the speech, which will be given by the head of Greenpeace USA, “honors the memory of the late Mario Savio, spokesperson for […]

University teaches freshmen “to eliminate heterosexist, classist, and privileged attitudes”

A new class offered by San Diego State University promises to educate students “on microaggressions in order to reduce and attempt to eliminate the racist, classist, sexist, heterosexist, ableist, and privileged attitudes on our campus.” In an email obtained by Red Alert Politics that was sent to all incoming freshmen, Dr. Tanis Stark, SDSU’s Director […]

Professor: Students who don’t denounce Trump are ‘complicit’ with racism and neo-Nazism

It is a “matter of conscience” for students to denounce President Trump, according to a class-wide memo written by a history professor at Cal State San Marcos. “In this class, we have tried to reimagine the rise of fascism in Germany and its consequences, primarily through the stories of ordinary people living in the Germany […]

Anti-gun professor shows up to class in body armor

An anti-gun professor at San Antonio College showed up to class wearing body armor and a ballistic helmet, in protest of Texas’ new campus carry law. Charles K. Smith, a geography professor, donned the military gear to class on Tuesday, the first day the law went into effect at community colleges. “I was just saying […]

Letter: Human Rights Commission refuses to investigate anti-white discrimination at Evergreen State

The Washington State Human Rights Commission has declined to investigate Evergreen State College for discrimination, after hundreds of left-wing students and faculty tried to force Professor Bret Weinstein off campus during a “Day of Absence” for white faculty and students. A letter, obtained by Red Alert Politics, was sent to legislators and Governor Jay Inslee […]

After SMU demands ‘triggering’ 9/11 memorial be moved, College Dems and GOP unite

Students across the political spectrum at Southern Methodist University (SMU) have teamed up to fight the school’s ban on a “triggering” 9/11 memorial display, which has relegated the flags to an obscure section of campus. In a rare show of bipartisan support, the school’s chapters of Young Americans for Freedom, Mustangs for Life, College Republicans, […]

Leaked: Union brags about ‘protecting’ violent professor, plans to fight ‘ultra-conservatives’

A leaked email from the California Faculty Association (CFA) reveals their hidden agenda to “[shield] employees from right-wing attacks on academic freedom.” The email, obtained by Red Alert Politics through a self-identified liberal professor who wished to remain anonymous, highlights their recent “success in protecting the career of a Cal State Fullerton lecturer who had […]

LPTA: Congress shouldn’t prioritize ‘lowest price’ for our military equipment

  As a conservative who believes in smart and limited government, I naturally support any policy which will protect taxpayers from waste, fraud, and abuse. The Department of Defense (DoD) currently has a policy for doling out defense contracts called “Lowest Price Technically Acceptable” (LPTA,) which is intended to provide the best military equipment at […]

First Milo, then Coulter: Berkeley blocks Ben Shapiro from speaking

(via YAF) Administrators at UC-Berkeley have canceled conservative commentator Ben Shapiro’s scheduled September 14th appearance, citing an inability to “identify an available campus venue.” Ben Shapiro slammed UC-Berkeley, in a press release issued by Young America’s Foundation on Thursday night, referring to their “legal and moral obligation to ensure” that conservative students have their voices […]

Leaked emails: Professor defends destruction of 9/11 memorial posters

After Saddleback College Professor Margot Lovett was caught on camera ripping down posters that honored the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, media outlets across the country condemned her disrespectful actions. The gender studies professor, known for her statements which blame “U.S. imperialism” for the 9/11 attacks, was quickly defended by her colleagues, who referred […]

EPA: Solar panels increased toxic greenhouse gas emissions

According to a new study released by the federal government, toxic greenhouse gas emissions are on the rise as a result of solar panel manufacturing. The greenhouse gas in question, Nitrogen trifluoride (NF3), is one of the principal chemicals used to manufacture solar panels, and is 17,200 times more potent than C02. Over the past […]