Pat Gunn (dachte) wrote,
Pat Gunn
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Normativity in Practice

George Galloway's semi-recent statements on sexual etiquette are a great example of the shape of the line in the sand that I draw on offensive comments. I am anti-political correctness in the sense that I believe that people should not legally or socially be strongly nudged or required to care for the validation or feelings of belongingness of everyone in society, particularly those a bit off-the-beaten-path. I draw lines between toleration, acceptance, and validation, and comfortably place various groups into various categories and defend their placement differently. Read more...Collapse )

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