Hard to Swallow

December 29, 2015

By Staff at The Columbus Dispatch

Protests are back in vogue on college campuses, with students seemingly in competition to one-up each other with long lists of grievances presented to university leaders.

With no draft cards to burn and surrounded by amenities such as new multimillion-dollar fitness centers and student unions, today’s coddled students seem to be getting ever more esoteric in what they take offense at.

Ohio’s own Oberlin College has set the bar high. Recent reports that students have issued a long list of complaints about the school’s food-service offerings being — wait for it — culturally insensitive have grabbed the attention of outlets including the New York Post, The New York Times, Fox News and ABC News...