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1930, I feel your off base McSausage
Posted by da afrocentric pimpstah, Thu Apr-22-04 01:52 PM
No one is blaming the dictionary for oppression. Huey is stating that the dictionary often affirms status quo concepts and we must keep that in mind when we engage in critical dialectics.

>to the discussions with your little quips.You need to get
>off the dick and focus on yourself.....I said what I said
>because i think it is funny that people are trying to relate
>the dictionary to oppression...there are far more important
>issues in the world in this day and age and blaming Mirriam
>Webster isnt gonna help to lift anyone up....also i think it
>is completely ludicrous to try and say that the dictionary
>contributes to the oppression of a peoples simply because
>the majority of them cannot speak the language the way it
>was meant to be spoken....