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Teaching The N-Word To EFL Students: Nigger In The Classroom, Or, More Than A Survival Strategy

The survival strategy is quite simple: NEVER say (or write) the N-word. Never speak the unspeakable word: Nigger. If our EFL/ESL students follow that strategy, they will survive their encounters with anyone who has dark skin, anywhere on this planet. … Continue reading

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#ASMSG Support My #Thunderclap Campaign: The Most Common Way People Give Up Their Power

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. – Alice Walker (quote from The Best Liberal Quotes Ever : Why the Left is Right (2004) by William P. Martin, p. 173) Call … Continue reading

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