SPECIAL: Student Reactions to the Jordan Peterson Protests

University of Toronto professor Dr. Jordan Peterson recently visited Queen’s University amid campus-wide controversy. As the discourse surrounding the event evolved, the student body became divided on the question of free speech and the right to protest. What constitutes an acceptable reaction to a controversial figure? How should students and community members who disagree with someone like Dr. Peterson voice their opinions?

The opinions voiced in the following articles are that of the authors, and reflect two very different sides of the issue. They do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Inquire Publication or its staff. The authors of these articles have chosen to remain anonymous for their own protection and well being.

If you wish to voice an opinion that is not represented in the following article, you are welcome to submit your thoughts to inquire.publication@ams.queensu.ca