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Join Date: Jun 2008
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 07:25AM
I think it came from rappers to be honest with you
Rappers emulating the "style" of inmates, who weren't allowed to wear belts.
Posted from my smart phone; please excuse typos or brevity.
"And politically correct is the worst term, not just because it’s dismissive, but because it narrows down the whole social justice spectrum to this idea that it’s about being polite instead of about dismantling the oppressive social structure of power.
Fun Fact: When you actively avoid being “PC,” you’re not being forward-thinking or unique. You’re buying into systems of oppression that have existed since before you were even born, and you’re keeping those systems in place."