How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus – The Atlantic

Holy shit! Wondered what the fuck they have been talking about on South Park this season? Want to know what a microaggression is? (Haha, my spell-checker flagged microaggresion!) Read this article linked below!

College students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education.

“Jerry Seinfeld and Bill Maher have publicly condemned the oversensitivity of college students, saying too many of them can’t take a joke.”

“Thomas Jefferson, upon founding the University of Virginia, said:

‘This institution will be based on the illimitable freedom of the human mind. For here we are not afraid to follow truth wherever it may lead, nor to tolerate any error so long as reason is left free to combat it.’ “

Source: How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus – The Atlantic