Defenders of politically correct language claim that such speech reduces offensive behavior and encourages conscious thinking about individual merits. On the contrary, the drive for politically correct language relegates more and more terms to the exclusive domain of bullies, while requiring unthinking, reflexive adherence to the latest stupid language fashions.


Other Independent Review articles by Ben O’Neill
    Winter 2019   Discrimination and Disparities
    Spring 2009   The Antidiscrimination Paradigm