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How do humans come to believe all the impossible things we believe? The answers, one story at a time.
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Four Stories of Political Correctness
"Political correctness" has been a devil term for Donald Trump's presidential campaign, but the term's meaning is far from clear. In this episode I offer a history of political correctness, and suggest that, like every other part of Trump's campaign, his use of the term is like nothing we've seen before.
Rated 5 out of
Very smart-great for language lovers!
The podcast analyzing the language of Supreme Court dissents was so great! Brian has excellent guests and a knack for uncovering subtle cultural meaning. Awesome stuff!
Date published: 2015-08-26