The Steve Mac Donald Show

How The Word 'American' Became Problematic

August 3, 201513 min
The big news this week was a University of New Hampshire Language Guide that explained what words were problematic in conversation and should be avoided to foster diversity and "inclusiveness." We journey back to the 1990's with our Ed expert Jorge Mesa-Tejada to explain when this problem with the word "American" began. (Search GrantieGrok.com for 'The Bias Free Language Guide for stories on the issue.)

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