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Colleges and Universities

Coddled college students are in for a rude awakening

To the editor: I commend Brendan O'Neill for his insightful analysis of hypersensitivity on college campuses. ("The trouble with 'racial awareness' on campus," Opinion, Feb. 5)

Unfortunately, liberal university professors' and administrators' obsession with promoting their politically correct views does more harm than good for students. They are being taught that American institutions, corporations and society are racist and bigoted and promote inequality and insensitivity.

To be sure, racism and bigotry exist. But the way to improve society...