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Is political correctness detrimental to society?
Political correctness is detrimental to society.
Political correctness is a barrier to social change.
Political correctness is a divisive tool used by political parties to polarize the public.
Thoughts and opinions don't harm anyone, actions do. Political correctness removes the first line of defense in preventing bad ideas becoming bad actions.
Political correctness creates an inhospitable environment for free speech and by extension, free thought and free expression.
A culture of political correctness paves the way for authoritarianism.
There is no consensus on what constitutes political correctness. Therefore, any speech could be considered potentially unacceptable.
A civilised society requires some level of established political correctness, and a civil society is better than an uncivil one.
A culture of political correctness protects minorities and those who feel outcast.
Most of the inconveniences caused by PC are small compared to the advantages.
Political Correctness is crucial to the development of humane social norms, progress, and cultural mores. Destabilizing the status quo through a strong PC movement allows society to integrate better moral ideas into its value system over time.
PC was is used by anti-PC people as a slanderous term for a noble action.
Ruthless governments use racist or antisemitic tropes to make the general population more passive to actions against ethnic and religious groups. Political correctness attempts to prevent such things from happening again by denouncing governments and political parties who do that.
The disproportionate backlash to PC is detrimental to society, not PC itself.
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