How ‘Emotional Reasoning’ Informs Current Campus Sexual Assault Hysteria

August 11, 2015

By Ashe Schow at Washington Examiner

The notion that one's negative feelings reflect reality is permeating our college campuses when it comes to free speech and sexual assault.

In an informative article for the Atlantic, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education president Greg Lukianoff and social psychologist Jonathan Haidt tackle "The Coddling of the American Mind" — specifically how "microagressions" and "trigger warnings" are leading to mental health problems on college campuses...