It is fascism in the name of feelings. And to paraphrase George Carlin, it is gentrification of language that doesn't actually help the people it is purported to help.
In fact, the liberals actively seeking to meddle in the conversations of others by micromanaging their word choice and name-calling those who don't use the right words -ist and -phobic has silenced civil discussion and debate - leading to the rise of Donald Trump on the right because there are millions who let him speak for them because they weren't allowed to speak for themselves.
Evil and good are "beliefs without any foundation" therefore it can not be either [http://hubpages.com/religion-philosophy/Understanding-The-Knowledge-Of-Good-and-Evil], however, it is designed to prevent people from actually saying what they mean, for example, you are not to call them a liar even though they intended to deceive by not telling the truth or facts. Where I am concerned, "politically correctness" is to call everything according to its name and not be forced to say something in a "so called" nice way, which is all political correctness is.
So it isn't evil but it is not in the best interest of the people.
by Schandee Decker 3 years ago
Is anyone else sick of the words "politically correct"?Who thought this up, a politician and why are so many people going along with it. We keep changing in America to accommodate more people we don't need. Who else is sick of being told what to say and how to, isn't this going against...
by lostgirlscat 8 years ago
If you'd been a prosyletizing Catholic, Mormon, Jew or any other"orthodox" religion, the military would have evicted you from their ranks, but be a radical muslim, such as Major Nidal Malik Hasan and instead of providing therapy to PTSD soldiers, you can spend your time trying to convince...
by ahorseback 2 years ago
While places like , Brussels Belgium burns , In America we are worried about the relationship between a potential Trump presidency and BLM , about how women think he's a pig , we are worried about offending the illegal immigrants and their feelings...
by Flightkeeper 7 years ago
Juan Williams who forks for NPR as a political analyst was fired for expressing a fear on the Bill O'Reilly show. "Bill, I'm not a bigot. You know the kind of books I've written about the civil rights movement in this country. But when I get on the plane, I got to tell you, if I see people who...
by thirdmillenium 8 years ago
It is carrying the argument for political correctness a bit too far to have this Islamic monument at ground zero. What is the point? What do you want to prove? Is it really needed at the exact spot? Logic and common sense should tell it is unnecessary provocation. A needless controversy has been...
by aka-dj 9 years ago
PC. Is it good, bad or somewhere in between? How far can PC go before it becomes ridiculous? When does it become offensive and unworkable? Examples are encouraged.Have we lost touch with (what once was called) common sense?
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