The cover story in the current Atlantic argues that political correctness has reached a new and dangerous level on college campuses nationwide. Instead of protecting students from psychological harm, it’s called a threat to their emotional health—and the need to learn critical thinking. Jonathan Haidt is a social psychologist and Professor of Ethical Leadership at NYU’s Stern School fo Business. He’s co-author of the article titled, 'The Coddling of the American Mind…'
Are Sensitive College Campuses Hurting Higher Ed?
- Jonathan Haidt - Author and Social psychologist at the NYU’s Stern School of Business. - @jonhaidt
- Paula Caplan - Psychologist and an associate with Harvard’s DuBois Institute. She’s the project director of Voices of Diversity and co-author of a recent report on the impact of micro-aggressions. - @PaulaJCaplan
- Wendy Kaminer - Writer, lawyer and contributing editor at the Atlantic
- Katie Byron - A recent Brown University graduate - @TheKatieByron