political correctitude


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Noun1.political correctitude - avoidance of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult people who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against
correctness - the quality of conformity to social expectations
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The mild surprise is that this crude display of Chinese contempt for climate political correctitude comes dab in the middle of the 20th Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change held in Lima, Peru.
WAS it misguided political correctitude turned inverse racism or plain panic that led the Met's boss to tell us the police "need to do more to build trust"?
Lee has fun ribbing the political correctitude of indie duct makers (like herself), and pic boasts scattered inspired moments, as when one revenant protests, "Jesus was the original zombie.
SIR - Contrary to political correctitude, I do not believe that we should invest more money in the railways.
But with minimalism and the finger-wagging instincts of political correctitude, a great deal of current art is simply an admonition.
If you are into Political Correctitude don't read this book--it will only give you apoplexy-but if you like your history slashingly unvarnished and straightforward, you will love it
He explained: "The complaints smack of childish political correctitude.