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Transcript: 08/24/2017: KKTV (CBS) .. now, from your breaking news leader, this is kktv 11 news at 10. hello. hello. new at ten. we’re starting tonight with an article that’s making the rounds on social media and making some students angry. take a look. this was posted on a bulletin board at uccs. it says military veterans should be banned from classes and compares the military culture to white supremacist groups. let’s go live to 11 news reporter danielle kreutter who joins us from uccs. danielle, what is this? it’s a newsletter called social justice collective weekly and says it’s the first issue. the university tells us tonight, this newsletter has nothing to do with them and it does not represent their views.pprod by the university here in the corner to be posted on a bulletin board. u-c-c-s tells us, anyone is allowed to post here, like if someone is selling a couch for sale or starting a club sports team. the university says while this group is not affiliated with the college, they say it’s free speech and the group can post what they want. the article says vets should be banned from uccs and other 4 year colleges. it also generalizes veterans and says they are are unsympathetic to the l-g-b-t-q community. the article says all veterans have far right wing ideologies. we talked to some students who are outraged. joe hollmann 5.32 they try and talk about inclusion as a principle, yet they’re excluding one of the most important members of society, those that are guarding our freedom to even talk about this butt to caleb hensley 1.10 it’s absolutely ridiculous, i think veterans… i’ve had classes with them, group projects with them i’ve worked with them and they’ve brought an incredibly aspect to class we know the newsletter was also in the library and other places, but students have been taking them down. the university has no plans to ban veterans from anything on campus. the university also tells us tonight, the author is not a student here. we emailed the address on the newsletter, but haven’t heard back. reporting live in colorado springs, danielle kreutter, kktv 11 news. …