Saturday, 5 August 2017

The Thought police move in ?

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ATR reading of new/proposed USA legislature suggesting what terms you can use for others. 

DOH !!! (Just what we need more politically correct fodder for the legals to gorge on)...  Psst ! can we get rid of the capital D now ?  Never was a term more divisive or discriminatory than that one, why empower extremists ? 

PUBLIC ACT 17-202: AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF RESPECTFUL AND PERSON-FIRST LANGUAGE.  Among other things, this Act, which takes effect on October 1, 2017, updates the terminology used in various statutes by, among other things, substituting the terms “persons with disabilities” for “handicapped persons,” “deaf and hard of hearing” for “hearing impaired” and “older person” for “elderly person.

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