Changing the way we talk is not political correctness run amok. It reflects an admirable willingness to acknowledge others who once were barely visible to the dominant culture, and to recognize that something that may seem innocent to you may be painful to others.

David Plotz (via dancing-with-diversity)

I have long hated the term “political correctness.”

I usually interpret people saying it as dog-whistle for “I want to be racist and have nobody call me on it.”

(via angrylittledad)

yes.

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