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Old 04-06-2017, 12:36 AM   #1
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Default Intellectual integrity and courage .

Student snowflakes outraged as professor rejects safe places.
Now demanding her resignation .

.....“As a university professor, I’m not sure I have any support at all
for safe space. I think that you as a student have to develop the skills to
be successful in this world and that we need to provide you with the
opportunity for discourse and debate and dialogue and academic inquiry,
and I’m not sure that that is correlated with the notion of safe spaces ......

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I don't think my English teacher of 60 years ago would have approved of that student demand.
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Old 04-06-2017, 02:44 AM   #3
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I don't think my English teacher of 60 years ago would have approved of that student demand.
Seriously, one of the unacceptable incidents that has slipped by is that you somehow passed an English class. That was brutal.
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