Real Time Homophobia Tracking

Sometimes it just takes a word to put someone in their place. How much hurt and damage come from thoughtless insults? Sometimes the little digs wear you down. People who are the targets of disparaging language often struggle to explain how frequent and pervasive this oppressive labeling is. Now a site has the numbers.

You can see real-time tracking of homophobic language on Twitter atNo Homophobes Dot Com

EmancipationConversation is about using language to free minds. A first step is to recognize language that holds us down.

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One Response to Real Time Homophobia Tracking

  1. joe says:

    You know what’s funny?”Faggot” when I was a kid in the 50’s had no sexual connotation at all-it was more or less interchangeable with “schmuck”.

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