How Words Can Do Harm
Sticks and stones can break your bones, but words will never hurt you? In a perfect world, this might be true, but psychologically, words can do real damage. Delve into the science behind why curse words, hate speech, and insults can be so powerful.
How Words Can Harm
We usually think of words as harmless, but all sorts of elements can come into play to give them surprising power.
from Crash Course
The Deal With Classroom Trigger Warnings
Why are students being warned of sensitive material in their classes?
from PBS Idea Channel
An Explanation of Swear Words
What makes swear words different than other words?