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The forgotten legacies of swear words

The forgotten legacies of swear words
September 13, 2017

There aren’t many four-letter words that can pride themselves as being an impactful and dynamic slice of the English dictionary. Curse words. Cuss words. Swear words. Impolite words. Profane words....

Blacked Out: The n-word’s usage at MVHS

Blacked Out: The n-word's usage at MVHS
March 10, 2017

n Toni Morrison's novel “Beloved,” the word n is used 37 times. In Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird,” it’s used 48 times. In Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,”...

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