What Political Correctness Is - And What It Isn't by AmericanDreaming, literature
What Political Correctness Is - And What It Isn't
Political correctness has been a widely discussed subject for years, drawing harsh criticism from many factions, with more tepid criticism from others. While there are a few are willing to defend it full-throatedly, most prefer instead to attack its critics rather than defend the concept itself, which is noteworthy. Hanging over the whole debate is a lack of shared definitions, and much general (though understandable) confusion. It is the intent of this essay to clarify some of this confusion so that, even if people disagree, they are at least talking about the same issue and not speaking past one another.
So, What Is Political Correctnes