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Mon Feb 25, 2013, 11:06 PM

10 Phrases Progressives Need To Ditch (And What We Can Say Instead) [View all]

I am sure this has been posted - I know this issue has been talked about here - but there are a couple in here of new import to me. I especially like "undocumented resident" instead of "illegal,"alien", et al.,

http://www.addictinginfo.org/2013/02/24/10-phrases-progressives-need-to-ditch/

1). Big Business: Instead, try: Unelected Government.

(2). Entitlements: Instead, try: Earned Benefits.


(4). Government Spending: Instead, try: Investing in America.
(5). Gun Control: Gun Safety.

(6). Illegal Aliens Instead, try: Undocumented Residents.


(9). The Environment: Instead, try: Shared Resources.
(10). Welfare: . Instead, try: Social Safety Net

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