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The Kids Aren’t Alright with Trump

November 10, 2016
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Mass hysteria has gripped college campuses nationwide following Donald Trump’s victory in the election. An uninformed observer could easily mistake the dramatic scenes unfolding at America’s universities — ranging from walkouts to protests to candlelight vigils — for the aftermath of a major traumatic event. Say what you want about the radical commie college kids of the 1960s, but at least they had some emotional stamina. Safe spaces have been erected and counseling has been offered. But these students are reacting not to a national tragedy or emergency, but merely to the election of Donald Trump. North Carolina State University is offering a number of “conversation spaces” with staff and counselors available for support. “While the election is over, many of us will continue to process it for the foreseeable future,” wrote Dr. Mike Mullen, vice-chancellor and dean of the university. "With that said, I'd like for all of you to know that we are committed to supporting our students, staff and faculty during this time." In addition to the numerous counseling sessions, the university is holding several programs, including a lecture on the topic of "Why Donald Trump...

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