These “zealously evangelized ‘no offense’ policies offer a window into our impatience to ferret out every last vestige of ‘-isms’”

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The Week’s Shikha Dalmia on the “safe spaces” problem that is plaguing American institutions:

[One] school has become so repressive that some students were forced to start an underground free speech group just to discuss controversial topics….

It is too early to tell whether the tide has finally begun to turn on it. However, what’s clear is that a movement built around freedom from speech can’t help but defeat itself.

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