Observations on the colour, shape, temper, and dress of the Indians of America. The Indians are of a copper or red-clay colour -- and they delight in every thing, which they imagine may promote and increase it:
Media bias In the US, the term has been widely used in books and journals, but in Britain, usage has been confined mainly to the popular press. He argued that political correctness in language not only destroys meaning but also demeans the people who are meant to be protected.
Silverglate connect speech codes in US universities to philosopher Herbert Marcuse. They claim that speech codes create a "climate of repression", arguing that they are based on "Marcusean logic". The speech codes, "mandate a redefined notion of "freedom", based on the belief that the imposition of a moral agenda on a community is justified", a view which, "requires less emphasis on individual rights and more on assuring "historically oppressed" persons the means of achieving equal rights.
Politicization of science Groups who oppose certain generally accepted scientific views about evolutionsecond-hand tobacco smokeAIDSglobal warmingraceand other politically contentious scientific matters have used the term "political correctness" to describe what they view as unwarranted rejection of their perspective on these issues by a scientific community they feel is corrupted by liberal politics.
Most often, the case is entirely ignored or censorship of the Left is justified as a positive virtue. House of Representatives cafeterias in response to France's opposition to the proposed invasion of Iraq ; this was described as "polluting the already confused concept of political correctness.
And the goal is very much the kind of thing Orwell tried to convey with his notion of Newspeak: Political correctness is a controversial social force in a nation with a constitutional guarantee of freedom of expression, and it raises legitimate issues well worth discussing and debating.
This theory, which holds that political correctness originates from the critical theory of the Frankfurt School as part of a conspiracy that its proponents call "Cultural Marxism", is generally known as the Frankfurt School conspiracy theory by academics.
They sing happy, sad, bouncing, hopping, pink, blue, black and white sheep etc. Inthe comedy film PCU took a look at political correctness on a college campus.
Writing about a report on the Political Science department at his university, he concluded: The climate this has created on campuses is at least as bad in Canada as in the United States.
Censorship in Hong Kong In Hong Kongas the handover drew nearer, greater control over the press was exercised by both owners and the Chinese state. This had a direct impact on news coverage of relatively sensitive political issues.
The Chinese authorities exerted pressure on individual newspapers to take pro-Beijing stances on controversial issues.But, do not be discouraged just continue to pray that one day their eyes will open enough to see the truth.
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