Political correctness

2017-08-01T20:41:01+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Language and thought, Cisgender, Political correctness, Hate speech, Newspeak, Common Era, Freedom of thought, Consensus reality, Angry White Men, Cultural appropriation, Social engineering (political science), Self-censorship, Cosmic Trigger III: My Life After Death flashcards Political correctness
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  • Language and thought
    A variety of different authors, theories and fields purport influences between language and thought.
  • Cisgender
    Cisgender (often abbreviated to simply cis) is a characteristic of people having a gender identity that matches the sex that they were assigned at birth.
  • Political correctness
    Political correctness (adjectivally: politically correct), commonly abbreviated to PC, is a term that, in modern usage, is used to describe language, policies, or measures that are intended not to offend or disadvantage any particular group of people in society.
  • Hate speech
    Hate speech, outside the law, is speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of attributes such as gender, ethnic origin, religion, race, disability, or sexual orientation.
  • Newspeak
    Newspeak is the fictional language in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, written by George Orwell.
  • Common Era
    Common Era or Current Era, abbreviated CE, is a calendar era that is often used as an alternative naming of the Anno Domini era ("in the year of the Lord"), abbreviated AD.
  • Freedom of thought
    Freedom of thought (also called the freedom of conscience or ideas) is the freedom of an individual to hold or consider a fact, viewpoint, or thought, independent of others' viewpoints.
  • Consensus reality
    Consensus reality is that which is generally agreed to be reality, based on a consensus view.
  • Angry White Men
    Angry White Men American: Masculinity at the End of an Era is an American political book.
  • Cultural appropriation
    Cultural appropriation is the adoption or use of elements of one culture by members of another culture.
  • Social engineering (political science)
    Social engineering is a discipline in social science that refers to efforts to influence particular attitudes and social behaviors on a large scale, whether by governments, media or private groups in order to produce desired characteristics in a target population.
  • Self-censorship
    Self-censorship is the act of censoring or classifying one's own blog, book, film, or other forms of media.
  • Cosmic Trigger III: My Life After Death
    Cosmic Trigger III: My Life After Death is the third book in the Cosmic Trigger series, a three-volume autobiographical and philosophical work by Robert Anton Wilson.