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This is an excellent resource and reminder of our power.
on the power of words with examples of how we can harm others without meaning to.
I went to the car dealership and really “Jewed them down”. Old people should have their driver’s licenses taken away because they cannot drive. In her fact sheet, The Evolving Language of Diversity, retired Senior Extension Associate (Cornell Cooperative Extension), Kathy Castania, provides us with some wonderful insights as to the power that words have to shape our thoughts, convey beliefs and perpetuate attitudes about groups.
This is America, everyone can achieve if they really wanted to, and people on welfare are just lazy and out for a free ride. The fact sheet provides for understanding the challenges that come with creating a common language around diversity that is both affirming and empowering.
While many of these are seemingly innocuous, others are blatantly derogatory and offensive.
Whatever the case these statements convey beliefs and attitudes that ultimately take away from the dignity and respect that should be afforded all individuals. Generation Xer’s have no work ethic and do not know the meaning of the word loyalty.
“can’t make up their minds about what they want to be called” or that they need to “figure out a name once and for all”.