Attention, student protesters: use your words

March 6, 2017

By Megan McArdle at Bloomberg

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you. Or so we were told by our mothers. But events on both sides of continent in recent weeks seem to belie that old adage. A new generation of protesters has come to the conclusion that words do hurt — and that therefore, extreme measures, up to and including physical force, are justified to keep them from being spoken…

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Schools: Middlebury College