Campus wars: has liberalism gone too far?

From trigger warnings to public shaming, has the left lost sight of reason — and itself?

The Financial Times
Sep 22, 2017 · 10 min read

By Rana Foroohar

: Emma Sulkowicz, a senior visual arts student at Columbia University, carries a mattress in protest of the university’s lack of action after she reported being raped during her sophomore year on September 5, 2014 in New York City. Sulkowicz has said she is committed to carrying the mattress everywhere she goes until the university expels the rapist or he leaves. The protest is also doubling as her senior thesis project — Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images

It started as a “he said, she said” story. In 2012, a Columbia University sophomore named Emma Sulkowicz had sex with a student from her class, Paul Nungesser. She claimed it was rape. He said the sex had…

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