Politically Incorrect Struggles/Syndromes

Christian, Barbara T.
January 1999
Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s;1999, p137
The article explores two opposing concepts of political correctness. On one hand, political correctness has been used by cultural conservatives against groups such as African Americans, women, gays, etc. On the other hand, the term political correctness has also been used by members of such groups as African Americans, women, gays, to celebrate, critique, and police writers, artists, thinkers as to what they should discuss and how.


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