“Berkeley Campus on Lockdown after Loose Pages from ‘Wall Street Journal’ Found on Park Bench”

 

UC Berkeley, with Sather Tower
On the campus of the University of California at Berkeley
(Wikimedia Commons public domain)

 

Today’s college students are, in many cases, a fragile and sensitive lot, skittish and easily frightened.  They need “safe spaces.”  And if someone assigns them a book containing ideas that are different from theirs, or a speaker expresses troubling or even unfamiliar thoughts, they frequently need counseling.

 

The Onion, one of America’s leading investigative journals, reports on a crisis that has seized the Berkeley campus of the University of California:

 

http://www.theonion.com/article/berkeley-campus-lockdown-after-loose-pages-wall-st-55815

 

It’s news that you won’t read anywhere else.  Until — the way things are going — maybe next week.

 

Posted from Park City, Utah

 

 

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