Alex Amend August 25, 2015 The Coddling Of The American Mind Alex Amend August 25, 2015 Do you think college censorship has crossed the line? Comment with your thoughts! Rather than trying to protect students from words and ideas that they will inevitably encounter, colleges should do all they can to equip students to thrive in a world full of words and ideas that they cannot control. One of the great truths taught by Buddhism (and Stoicism, Hinduism, and many other traditions) is that you can never achieve happiness by making the world conform to your desires. But you can master your desires and habits of thought. This, of course, is the goal of cognitive behavioral therapy. With this in mind, here are some steps that might help reverse the tide of bad thinking on campus. — Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt, The Coddling Of The American Mind Read the full story from The Atlantic, here.