UO decides if trigger warnings should be applied in class

Colleges around the country, including some departments at UO, are struggling to define the boundaries between challenging course material, students’ well-being, and free speech. Recently, the English department discussed whether they should use trigger warnings that would alarm students of potentially upsetting topics. Warnings are becoming more and more common …


Bouchat: Internet censorship a looming danger

Internet censorship isn’t just a problem in China anymore. The United States government is attempting to evolve its control over internet communications with a new bill: The Stop Online Piracy Act (aka E-Parasites Act). Sites accused of infringing copyright will be blocked by internet service providers in the U.S.