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Doug Casey on “Offensive” Words – Casey Research

Posted by M. C. on April 13, 2018

Correct, the whole objective is to confuse, muddy, and befuddle thoughts

Justin’s note: Stop saying offensive words.

That’s what the Associated Press (AP) is telling writers.

You see, the AP puts out a stylebook every year that includes universal guidelines for stylistic matters like punctuation, capitalization, and even word choice.

In a recent version, the AP encouraged writers to not use words such as “pro-life,” “migrant,” “refugee,” “Islamist,” and “terrorist.”

It’s completely ludicrous. Yet, sadly, it’s a sign of the times. Read the rest of this entry »

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