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Freedom of Speech Derogatory Words

Reclaiming 'Labels'

Adam Kissel | Posted 07.25.2012 | College
Adam Kissel

Many are aware of a controversial part of The Vagina Monologues in which the audience is encouraged to "reclaim" a certain slur. Unfortunately, the idea of using derogatory words to draw attention to their effects in society has met roadblocks at two universities lately.