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Brief thoughts on the meaning of words: #diversity, #equity, and #inclusion. (1)
The use of the word “diversity” to mean “homogeneity of thought” was a brilliant and highly effective strategy to silence and shame different opinions. (2)
Same goes for “equity,” meaning making up for past injustices, as opposed to “equality,” which means treating people equally. (3)
“Inclusion” also has a twisted meaning—to scrub a space of ideas that could hurt people—while providing a moral foundation for silencing diverse opinions. (4)
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