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Euphemism Doublespeak

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Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
From Agape to Praxis: The Fourfold Nature of Love
It is said that one can tell what a culture knows best by counting the number of words their language uses to describe a concept. Eskimos have many words for snow and the classical Greeks had many words for love. I have isolated four Greek words that I feel...
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality

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The Corporatization of Education
But perhaps the governor's doublespeak makes more “sense” when viewed from a Hegelian dialectical perspective. In Antony C. Sutton's ...
'The Devil's Financial Dictionary' Cuts Through The Euphemism, Doublespeak
Moral Disengagement: How People Do Harm and Live With Themselves
Each year the National Council of Teachers of English presents its Doublespeak Award to public figures or organizations employing deceptive, euphemistic, or self-contradictory ways.
The Stock Market's Stock Phrases
In November 2015, Jason Zweig (prompted by concerns that the cash-trading industry "abounds in euphemism, doublespeak, myth and mendacity") authored a book called The Devil's Financial Dictionary. Here are a few of Zweig's specimens of specious ...
'Pro-Choice' Super Bowl Commercial Freak-Outs: Evidence of a Movement in Crisis
Pro Choice is a euphemism for Pro Death. ...

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