Political Correctness

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That’s Not Very Politically Correct of You The modern American society today has no tolerance, and accordingly coexistence and tolerance are both a myth and only used as a tactic, that are used to fuel any political or personal exchange to win the upper hand in an argument. Most people in the united states try to better themselves through being open and accepting of all other opinions, cultures, ethnicities or varying values. It is said by many people today from teenagers of about fifteen, to adults of fifty, that tolerance, also known as being politically correct; is a value that should be practiced no matter what you do in everyday life. In todays society, no matter what nationality from western American culture to the far east of Europe many people advocate the use of being politically correct to fit into society, and that it allows you to be a better individual. Furthermore Merriam Webster defines Political correctness an adjective as the act of : “agreeing with the idea that people should be careful to not use language or behave in a way that…show more content…
For example, in 1969, a Ku Klux Klan member delivered a speech in Ohio in which he advocated “revengence” (sic) against Jews and African Americans.[3] The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a statute prohibiting his speech because it criminalized speech that was not “directed at inciting or producing imminent lawless action” and was not “likely to incite or produce such action.”[4] (IIP Digital | U.S. Department of State (Freedom of Expression in the United States.) Now of course the Ku Klux Klan is veritably evil, because in the past and present they promote killing people. However, no matter how evil the represented speaker is you should be able to promote your opinion . Nonetheless the government has formed laws which do promote silencing the
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