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Author Knowles, Michael J., author.

Title Speechless : controlling words, controlling minds [Hoopla electronic resource] / Michael Knowles.

Edition Unabridged.
Publication Info. [United States] : Blackstone Publishing, 2021.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 23 min.)) : digital.
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Summary "Political correctness" has taken politeness and turned it into a weapon of censorship and intimidation. In the workplace, on social media, and even at the dinner table, Americans are confronted daily with a laundry list of words they're "not allowed" to say - and that list is updated constantly and without warning. How did so absurd a concept become so dangerous - and come to dominate our public discourse over the last quarter-century? In Speechless, number one nationally best-selling author and political commentator Michael Knowles masterfully traces the history and effects of political correctness from the early 20th century to the present, revealing its insidious roots, exposing the power-hungry language architects behind its ever-growing control, and examining what this concerted manipulation of speech means for the future of American culture, politics, and minds.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Political correctness -- Sound recordings.
Freedom of expression -- Sound recordings.
Conservatism -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Knowles, Michael.
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ISBN 9781665046084 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1665046082 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT14051082
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