politically correct language

Politically correct language defined by Whaleoil: Part Two

There are so many politically correct words these days that would benefit from a Whaleoil dictionary definition so that we can understand fully what they really mean.

Sexism: This used to mean treating a woman unfairly because she was a woman but these days it is more commonly used as a general excuse by women for why they didn’t succeed at something or why they get paid less or why someone did better than them. They didn’t get promoted because, ” sexism. ” Nurses earn less money than?Doctors because ” sexism” They failed the exam because ” sexism. “

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Politically correct language defined by Whaleoil: Part One

There are so many politically correct words these days that would benefit from a Whaleoil dictionary definition so that we can understand fully what they really mean.

Diversity: This does not mean diverse ideas or diverse experience. Diversity is a code word for including people with coffee-coloured skin and if they are also female that is even better. Bonus points are awarded if they are from a culture that has very different values to the majority culture.

Diversity

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