Does PC culture stagnate a society’s progression, or does it set better more inclusive terms for everyone?. Is political correctness useful? Has political correctness gone too far?
Political correctness doesn’t eradicate controversial views in any way
Political correctness only censors, not changes
Political correctness only prevents words from being said, the motivations and views behind them do not change
Political correctness defines society’s boundaries and ensures the safety of minority groups
Political correctness maintains respect in debate
Political correctness is needed in order to have a civilised debate.
Political correctness helps us define the terms of our society
Political correctness defines the boundaries of our society and ensures the safety of minority groups
Those who oppose political correctness want to make prejudice acceptable
The suggestion that ‘freedom of speech has gone too far’ is ‘a smoke screen for regressivism and accusing people of political correctness is an active attempt at devalidating them
Political Correctness restricts society and prevents progress that could arise by discussing difficult issues
Political correctness opposes free speech
Political correctness is a form of censorship. It goes against Western values and slows society's progression.
Political correctness' suppression of ideas leads to their polarisation
Political correctness merely prevents people using offensive words, the motivation behind them remains, and views become more harmful once suppressed
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