articles tagged: political correctness
why politically incorrect speech can boost politicians’ approval
# science

why politically incorrect speech can boost politicians’ approval

Politicians need to keep their voters happy and voters don't like to be offended. But it turns out, dishing out a little offense once in a while gives politicians a real edge.

when good intentions become strong-armed mollycoddling
# politics

when good intentions become strong-armed mollycoddling

Yes, you absolutely can go overboard and turn cultural sensitivity into something very, very toxic.