Learning: At times may challenge you and even cause discomfort”

University of Chicago:

Our commitment to academic freedom means that we do not support so called trigger warnings,’ we do not cancel invited speakers because their topics might prove controversial, and we do not condone the creation of intellectual safe spaces’ where individuals can retreat from ideas and perspectives at odds with their own.

Yes.1


  1. For context see the most re-shared link I’ve posted over the last year: The Atlantic’s feature The Coddling of the American Mind.” As of this post’s writing, the article remains the fourth most popular on The Atlantic’s website.


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August 29, 2016 · culture · trigger warnings · coddling · university of Chicago

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