Students at Lebanon Valley College (LVC) are demanding the college rename “Lynch Memorial Hall,” arguing the name evokes memories of the public hanging of African-Americans by lynch mobs. They’ve also demanded … Continue Reading Lynch mob
The New York Times just called Lena Dunham fat http://t.co/JPRUJNRbhF — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) September 25, 2013 Not exactly. Here’s what New York Times fashion writer Ruth La Ferla actually … Continue Reading Politically incorrect euphemisms
Back in Oct. 2009, Todd Boyd, a professor of mine at USC and Tyler Perry’s fiercest critic, wrote: [In] spite of the demeaning stereotypes and utter disregard for black humanity, … Continue Reading The most PC movie review ever
Chick-fil-A is the best fast food chain in America. Period. They’re efficient, courteous and consistent. I could care less about their CEO’s politics. The Atlanta-based company has come under fire … Continue Reading Chick-fil-A may not like me, but I like Chick-fil-A
From the people who gave you the epithet-free version of “Huckleberry Finn”: “I’ll never be out-African-Americaned again!” —George Wallace
Andisheh Nouraee: Reading new copy of Huckleberry Finn. The chapter where Huck & Jim complete a boating safety class & buy life jackets is a hoot!
Saying they want to publish a version that won’t be banned from some schools because of its language, two scholars are editing Mark Twain‘s classic Adventures of Huckleberry Finn to … Continue Reading As offensive as the word itself
The acronym is bigger than I thought — and even more ridiculous. The latest, all-inclusive version: Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Intersex Queer Questioning Asexual Ally The University of Wisconsin-LaCross Pride … Continue Reading Are you a heterosexist?