you’ve got me on this one Mr. Walsh. i’m with you that there is too much PC going around and if i may be so bold, that it actually gets in the way of honesty and cooperative living. when i first came across this campaign i thought, that’s interesting. Yes, it is a good thing we should not be stifling women/girls who show assertiveness, who organize other to get things done. So, i watched the video, threw in my “hey, way to go” without doing much fact checking. but after reading this closer examination, i do agree this is another area that is not a insert sex/race whatever grouping you feel is being oppressed, issue. this is a respect for humanity/human dignity issue.
that’s all for now.
If I were to name the four most irritating things on planet Earth, the list would look something like this (in no particular order):
-The modern leftist obsession with manipulating language, subjectivizing words, arbitrarily declaring certain terms to be offensive/racist/sexist/homophobic, and then working to ban them, stigmatize them, and bully everyone else into adopting their interpretations of these newly vulgar phrases.
-The modern leftist obsession with creating cultural problems where they don’t exist, ignoring them where they do, and using completely fabricated statistical data to steer the conversation in their favor.
-The modern leftist obsession with encouraging self-esteem in our kids even to the point of embracing and excusing arrogance and self-absorption.
Now imagine the sudden onset migraine I’m experiencing after coming across a news story that incorporates at least three of the items on this list, all at once.
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