Trigger Warnings, Campus Speech, and the Right to Not Be Offended

May 8, 2014

By Zach Weissmueller at  Reason Online

"It's really not anyone else's business to tell someone when they are mentally and emotionally ready to deal with things," says Bailey Loverin, a University of Santa Barbara (UCSB) junior who authored a resolution to mandate that professors issue "trigger warnings" before presenting material that might trigger memories of past traumas in students...