“Language is often used as a tool of exclusion and social oppression. As social beings who are…” — Superlinguo

“Language is often used as a tool of exclusion and social oppression. As social beings who are linguists, we have a responsibility to address language-related inequalities – and our professional knowledge helps us.” – Walt Wolfram, repetitively. (via allthingslinguistic)When I started studying language, I’ll admit that I was in awe of the ability to analyse…

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