With millennials falling victim to just about anything these days, a whole new career in the publishing industry has been created to cater directly to their sensitivity.
Somewhere along the line, young people in America got the idea that they had the right to not be offended. This belief took hold within the liberal and progressive communities, and soon, leftists the world over were demanding that the First Amendment be suspended in cases where they felt uncomfortable. Now, due to this overwhelming wuss-ification of America, publishers have been forced to hire “sensitivity” checkers.
“Before a book is published and released to the public, it’s passed through the hands (and eyes) of many people: an author’s friends and family, an agent and, of course, an editor.
“These days, though, a book may get an additional check from an…