Professor: “Close your eyes and imagine you are in a world free from triggers. Imagine that that mean, white, cisgendered syllabus can’t hurt a young, gay man like you, Eric.”
Student #1: “Wait, what? I’m not gay…”
Student #2: “Uh…is this Literature 101?”
That’s what a lot of people are asking these days. Unlike college students of past generations, who learned to improve their lives and to understand and interpret the world around them by studying the Western canon, today’s students are being force fed a progressive ideology that tells them they are weak, vulnerable, and in need of protection. Paradoxically, the social justice warriors want these students to believe that the government they say got nearly everything wrong for 200 years is capable of enforcing “fairness” in the present and future.
This video nails it. Watch the whole thing: