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College Trigger Warnings

Leading Faculty Group Condemns Trigger Warnings As A 'Threat To Academic Freedom'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.09.2014 | College

The American Association of University Professors, one of the nation's leading college faculty groups, announced this week it formally opposes the use...

Trigger Warnings Redux

Gary A. Olson | Posted 07.23.2014 | College
Gary A. Olson

What strikes me about many of the responses to my piece on trigger warnings is that much of it focuses on whether trigger warnings are a good idea or simply another way to coddle students. The fact that the discussion seems to be stuck on this particular axis suggests to me that perhaps I did not make my own thesis clear.

Claire Fallon

Let's All Calm Down: Trigger Warnings For Books Are Not Like Censorship | Claire Fallon | Posted 05.23.2014 | Books

Ladies and gentlemen, the apocalypse is upon us, and it has arrived in the form of the humble trigger warning. Or at least you’d think so, to go by ...

What's Really Important About 'Trigger Warnings'

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 07.20.2014 | College
Soraya Chemaly

Conversations about trigger warnings seem more and more like superficial proxies for ones about deeper problems on campuses regarding diversity, equity, the corporatization of education, and, the dreaded word, privilege.