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Old 07-03-2008, 07:19 PM   #11
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Default Re: Misadventures in censorship

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English-only graduation speeches? That's actually political INcorrectness, not correctness. An example of politically correct idiocy in schools would be going out of the way to a ridiculous extent to accomodate the minority (no matter how small) at the majority's expense, not alienate the minority in deference to the majority, as was the case here.
Kind of hard to come up with the exact term there. It's like political correctness in the sense that the idea of the policy was to make a bunch of unreasonably offended people feel better...but the policy would be considered right wing as opposed to left wing.

I'm especially surprised to see that happen in Houma, Louisiana, where there is a large Cajun population that is concerned about the erosion of their language and culture.
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