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on December 6, 2017 in Featured World News

Young People Don’t Want To Be Called ‘Snowflakes’ Because It Damages Their Mental Health

By Amanda Prestigiacomo @amandapresto  From “trigger warnings,” to “safe spaces,” to “cry-ins,” the millennial generation has rightly earned the disparaging label of “snowflakes.” But instead of shrugging off the moniker (or, better yet, proving it incorrect), young people, in true snowflake fashion, are whining about the term and its supposed effects on their mental health. Par for the course. According to research from a U.K.-based insurance firm, Aviva, 72% of 16-24 year-olds (note: this includes overlap with Generation Z) think the term “snowflake” is unfair and could negatively affect their mental health, reports The Telegraph. It was also uncovered that...

By Amanda Prestigiacomo @amandapresto  From “trigger warnings,” to “safe spaces,” to “cry-ins,” the millennial generation has rightly earned the disparaging label of “snowflakes.” But instead of shrugging off the moniker (or, better yet, proving it incorrect), young people, in true...

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