The n-word: black Britons speak
Being black in the ... completely again and we could just give the word an entirely different meaning. Without that, it will just always be an offensive word. How can you try and reclaim a word that started off as an insult? You could perhaps reclaim ...
The N word
To the list that Randall Kennedy provides in his new book “Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word,” you could add Joseph Conrad’s ... couldn’t have written this book is not to insult the fine, perspicacious job Randall Kennedy, a ...
The "R" Word
What's striking about all this attention is that the word "retarded" has fallen from favor—and not just among the PC crowd. Though it's still a clinical term used, somewhat begrudgingly ... But no one could agree on the replacement, so the group simply ...
The other “F” word
I watched my beautiful little girl’s smile waver and turn downward as she absorbed this unprovoked insult. I wish I could say this was the first ... more than their exterior and that the word “fat” should be used as a noun, not an adjective.
One Father’s Take on Why “Like a Girl” Should No Longer Be Considered an Insult
Joel Gratcyk recalls his personal history with being told he was acting “like a girl” and ... “Like a girl” is still used as an insult today, by school children and adults alike. Always, a P&G company, released a video and ad campaign recently ...