Re: pendulums

stiobhard (
Sat, 10 May 1997 09:20:49 -0700 (PDT)

there is a great article in one of herbert kohl's newish books...
its either in _shall we burn babar_ or _i wont learn from you_
i cant remember which... i get them confused. it talks about how the
whole politically correct controversy was reappropriated very
skillfully by the right from socialist circles... and the implications
of how this happened. check it out if this interests you.

stiobhard wrote:
> In a message dated 97-05-10 03:53:03 EDT, Deborah wrote:
> << >Alan: Political correctness is not an invention of the '90's.
> > It spoke loud and clear (but with a different political base)
> Devorah: Oh? Which political base?
> >>
> From the right. I remember being chastised for having longish hair,
> holding hands with a girlfriend in the hall, for speaking out
against the
> Vietnam War, etc.
> Alan

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