I do use the term, "midget" in the satire of my stand-up comedy act, and that is the closest I get to it. There have been movements to remove use of the word "midget" from age classification categories in youth sports, with Hockey Canada announcing that it would refer to the division as "U18" in , as part of a wider renaming scheme. I had no idea the word "midget" was considered offensive, and you are the only person who has ever written to me about it. Still, more than types of dwarfism exist. The Call of the Wild. It was pretty hard to resist that kind of positive appeal.
A Politically Correct Lexicon
The foundation's charter set forth the group's missions as "racial betterment" and aid for people "deemed to be descended primarily from white persons who settled in the original 13 states prior to the adoption of the Constitution of the United States. Glad to accomodate your style suggestions. I have noticed one very bad habit of very bad writers on this board and elsewhere. Again, I acknowledge all the caveats and exceptions but I have seen certain consistent patterns of behavior demonstrated by all groups of peoples, for better and more often for worse. I have studied national socialism so I can learn the roots of your type of neocon thinking, Tex. Being transgender and called hispanic a lot, I'm really failing to understand the relevancy of all of this. Common sense, Pepe.
Politically Correct Language by Lenora Billings-Harris: The Sideroad
Posted by Gary on The leftist "people of color" sounds like the old rightist "colored people" to me. Do not use derogatory terms to describe others even if people within the cultural group do. I'm one of those picky people. If I were to say I am an Indian, what would you think?
Description: Rushton's creepy obsessions intersect with the ugliest sides of politics: A article by Rushton suggested that the Nazi war machine owed its prowess to racial purity, and worried that demographic shifts were endangering our "Northern European" civilization. But we are also defined by our ability to transcend both. Exceptions here prove the rule, blacks mature sexually much faster. Of course they're "real", in the sense that they have existed and continue to exist. What neither side of the nature-nurture debate have come to terms with is this.