LM: I’ve included “The Principles of Newspeak” from Orwell’s 1984 for those of you that can still speak English. – http://orwell.ru/library/novels/1984/english/en_app
Note: Be careful it’s from the Russian Library. Big Brother is watching! ;-)
College Fix Staff
It’s ‘oppressive’ to speak proper English
University of Wisconsin-Madison student Erika Gallagher thinks that helping students learn proper English is racist.
She’s drawing a national reputation for her research on “code switching,” a practice in which people who grew up using a minority vernacular like Ebonics “change their regular speech tendencies” to sound like the majority.
full article: https://www.thecollegefix.com/post/32033/