What’s the point in making people uncomfortable?

                                                                      “We are all wearing masks. That is what makes us interesting” – Neil Gaiman      You might be surprised by the number of students that are victims of a violent crime. “Almost one of every three all rape victims develop PTSD sometime during their lives “according to a Women’s Study that is on the U.S … More What’s the point in making people uncomfortable?

Trigger Warnings Cause Harm

There are no trigger warnings in the real world. Trigger warnings provide nothing but coddling of millennials. A trigger warning is the practice of giving students advance warning that instructional or academic materials might set off a difficult or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) response. These warnings are most commonly applied to discussions about rape, sexual abuse, and … More Trigger Warnings Cause Harm

You Should Enjoy Being Told that You are Wrong

When you go to college you expect protests and to have contradicting opinions thrown into your face. The scary thing about that is with safe spaces and trigger warnings we are creating environments where you won’t have your opinions disagreed with as commonly anymore. I’ve had arguments here on campus and they have been very … More You Should Enjoy Being Told that You are Wrong

Everyone Knows Man’s Best Friend, Not Many Know His Worst Enemy

A dog is on The University of Tennessee Campus. Protesters are shouting at bystanders and passer-byers. The Dog has an election button on his collar, clearly his candidate of choice, and is passing by the protestors calmly to get to his class. A student, whose also a protester, walks up to him. The protester one … More Everyone Knows Man’s Best Friend, Not Many Know His Worst Enemy