Tag Archives: Racism

Resources: Reconstructing American Tongues

In 1988, the Center for New Media produced American Tongues.  Since then, this Peabody-Award-winning documentary, which highlights the range of language variation in the United States, has been a staple in American linguistic classes.  Even now, when the average 18 … Continue reading

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Language News: Ojibwe Words Help Temper Racism | Indian Country Today Media Network.com

A nice article about the power of embracing non-English languages, featuring Anton Treuer, a professor at Bemidji State University: Ojibwe Words Help Temper Racism | Indian Country Today Media Network.com.

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