Faculty

Campaigns Against Microaggressions Prompt Big Concerns About Free Speech

Courtesy Derald Wing Sue

Some of the worst perpetrators of microaggressions, says Derald Wing Sue, a professor of psychology and education at Columbia U.’s Teachers College, are well-intentioned faculty members who do not realize how their statements or actions hurt students and undermine academic achievement.
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Graduate students employed by the University of Washington don’t have to put up with workplace microaggressions. It says so right in their union’s contract.

Under the terms of a new collective-bargaining agreement between the public...

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