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July 25th, 2018 - 12:00 am § in Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Politics, Repugnants

THE-Ave Challenge: NEWSPEAK CHINESE STYLE

What is “democratic centralism?”[...]

February 19th, 2017 - 1:12 am § in America, Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

What is an “unauthorized” immigrant

David Preston  Not trying to start a fight, but what’s with this new term “unauthorized”? That makes it sound like they’re trespassing or something. . I like “illegal immigrants” because it’s both descriptive and neutral. They are immigrants and, yes, they[...]

November 13th, 2015 - 1:24 am § in Misc.

Sawantism: New Speak

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April 29th, 2015 - 10:27 am § in America

FACEBOOK: When is “thug” not a euphemism for “n******”

I hate newspeak. Orwell created the term in “1984” to describe the way the Ministry of Truth manipulated people by creating definition .. “War=Peace” or “Choice =Abortion” are examples.  Of course Orwell’s fictional practice  is now all too common as a pra[...]