Thursday, 13 August 2015

Trigger Warnings Part 2: It’s not coddling; it’s informed consent.

TW: Mentions of animal abuse (as a trigger, not detailed or visual) The Coddling of the American Mind argues that trigger warnings are terrible for pretty much the usual reasons: students believe they have a “right not to be offended” and want to pass classes without actually engaging with the material, and besides, bringing up […]

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