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View Diary: Will We Condemn This As "Violence"? (42 comments)

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  •  I'm not trying to set up the proposition, it has (0+ / 0-)

    been an ongoing discussion. Just because some people have determined that violence is the appropriate word, doesn't mean that it is true for everyone. Language evolves. And our understanding of why we use terms the way we do and whether we want to keep using them that way is a fascinating topic for me.

    I'm not "pussyfooting", I'm intellectually curious.

    You actually diminish the value of your input into the dialogue by resorting to language which attempts to degrade someone else's perspective via derisive language.

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