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First known example of political correctness was Re: Language-generating software (was Re: Replies to my

From:BP Jonsson <bpj@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 15, 2003, 12:05
At 15:47 13.1.2003 -0500, John Cowan wrote:
>-- >First known example of political correctness: John Cowan >"After Nurhachi had united all the other >Jurchen tribes under the leadership of the >Manchus, his successor Abahai (1592-1643) >issued an order that the name Jurchen should --S. Robert Ramsey, >be banned, and from then on, they were all _The Languages of China_ >to be called Manchus."
Not at all the first known example. The one in the sig below is even from Roman times! For the Latin challenged it means "They make a wilderness and call it peace". /BP 8^)> -- B.Philip Jonsson (delete X) Solitudinem faciunt pacem appellant! (Tacitus)


John Cowan <jcowan@...>First known example of political correctness was Re: