Impressive. Did they need that many trauma counselors for 9/11?
Students described feeling scared, hurt and discriminated against following Yiannopoulos’s visit…
“As a sexual assault survivor, that hurt me, I broke down crying after I left,” she said. “How can you say that is not violent? Maybe they did not hit me, but that took such a big toll on me emotionally…”
James was scared to walk around campus the next day. Many others agreed and said they felt unsafe at the event and around campus afterward.
She believes the administration has not done enough, and that University Chancellor Richard L. Edwards’s email did not address the issue.
“It is upsetting that my mental health is not cared about by the University,” James said. “I do not know what else to do for us to be heard for us to be cared about. I deserve an apology, everyone in this room deserves an apology…”