Nama-Stay Off Campus: University Cancels Free Yoga Because Of ‘Cultural Issues’

November 25, 2015

Add another item to the list of things that are now offensive on college campuses: free yoga.

Campus controversies and protests are gaining attention across the country this fall. At Yale, students are upset about a residential college administrator suggesting students might want to decide their own Halloween costumes. On the other coast, a Berkeley housing co-op established “safe space” guidelines, such as avoiding “judgement,” any “expectation to conform” and “using exclusive language.” Safe spaces and trigger warnings, to avoid potentially offensive information, are proliferating.