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Reality vs. Political Correctness:
Amnesty and the Fight for America´s Soul

American Thinker, by William Sullivan

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Posted By:tisHimself, 7/5/2014 5:38:55 AM

Dr. Ben Carson once made the observation that “political correctness” acts as a “muzzle” to quell legitimate dissent against the status quo. That is undoubtedly a true statement. But to drive in the stakes and build our intellectual ramparts on this point is little more than ceding coveted ground in an argument against a completely unfounded doctrine that presents falsehoods as facts. There is a more fundamental observation upon which we can mount our legitimate defense against the doctrine of “political correctness,” and it lies in the simplest inspection of the phrase “politically correct.” Inherent in those two words’ juxtaposition is

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 7/5/2014 6:36:55 AM     (No. 9911619)

I´m not sure I buy this definition of "politically correct".

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mulhaven, 7/5/2014 7:07:16 AM     (No. 9911645)

Certainly politically correct is assigned to things that are incorrect. Just as something that is social justice is something that is legislated injustice.

It was time to act against the tyranny or proposed tyranny some 6 years ago. It was not done then, so what chance is there it will be done now?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Udanja99, 7/5/2014 8:01:27 AM     (No. 9911691)

Political correctness is nothing less than enslavement of the mind. It is beyond tragic and idiotic that so many people voluntarily sign up for it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 7/5/2014 10:15:57 AM     (No. 9911805)

PC is the collective chorus of those who find life to be too painful, too stark, too rigorous, singing in minor harmony....´Shut up...shut up.....shut up !´

Perhaps this is forgivable in women and children but less so in academia and government.

The results of this delusional obsession once applied only to it´s proponents but now have spread like a contagious hallucinogen and will lead many to stare at the sun and jump off the nearest building.

A flirtation with real, old-fashioned LSD would be much safer. It, at least, wears off after 14 hours or so.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bighambone, 7/5/2014 10:43:35 AM     (No. 9911849)

One thing is for sure, if it became impossible for illegal aliens legalized through amnesty to ever become US voters the liberal Democrats would immediately lose interest in legalizing those aliens.

Then if the liberal Democrats could get enough "Cheap Labor" Republicans to go along, it would not be long before the illegal alien situation would be solved with the vast majority of today´s illegal aliens going back to their homelands.

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