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Why People Are Using The Term Latinx
The Huffington Post ^ | July 5, 2016 | Tanisha Love Ramirez, Zeba Blay

Posted on 12/21/2016 8:15:20 AM PST by dccomix

The word “Latinx” (pronounced “La-teen-ex”) has been used more and more lately. And, yet, while many people are using the term and identifying as Latinx, there are still others who may look at the word with skepticism and confusion.

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TOPICS: Society; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: 2creepy4words; genderneutral; homosexualagenda; identity; latina; latino; latinx
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I thought this was a new coding language!
1 posted on 12/21/2016 8:15:20 AM PST by dccomix
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To: dccomix

Or a new distro of Linux.


2 posted on 12/21/2016 8:18:44 AM PST by Dahoser (Separation of church and state? No, we need separation of media and state.)
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To: dccomix

First time I’ve ever seen the word is the title of this thread. :)


3 posted on 12/21/2016 8:19:13 AM PST by Mr. Douglas (Today is your life. What are you going to do with it?)
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To: dccomix

“Latinx also makes room for people who are trans, queer, agender, non-binary, gender non-conforming or gender fluid.”

You missed the most important part.


4 posted on 12/21/2016 8:19:50 AM PST by MNDude (God is not a Republican, but Satan is certainly a Democrat)
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To: dccomix

Politics and the English Language.

We can make “men” and “women” exactly the same if we make careful choices with our vocabulary — said many stupid people.


5 posted on 12/21/2016 8:20:18 AM PST by ClearCase_guy (Abortion is what slavery was: immoral but not illegal. Not yet.)
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To: dccomix

Oh, this again. I’d pronounce it “Latinks” just to get under their skin.


6 posted on 12/21/2016 8:20:29 AM PST by Olog-hai
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To: Mr. Douglas

Same here. Apparently it is a synonym for “freakshow”


7 posted on 12/21/2016 8:21:39 AM PST by BenLurkin (The above is not a statement of fact. It is either satire or opinion. Or both.)
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To: MNDude

Isn’t “gender fluid” the stuff you put in your tranny?


8 posted on 12/21/2016 8:23:15 AM PST by Bob (Now, Republicans get to sing "Happy Days Are Here Again". Enjoy the suck, rats.)
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I thought [Latinx] was a new coding language!

Yes, and so is "exurbs"...

9 posted on 12/21/2016 8:25:42 AM PST by sargon (The Revolution is ON! Support President-elect Trump!)
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To: Bob

Is that like Blacktino?


10 posted on 12/21/2016 8:26:27 AM PST by EQAndyBuzz (Too. Much. Winning.)
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To: dccomix

New word BECAUSE they’re ashamed of who they are... which is sad...

Think of all the ‘words’ that become offensive OVER TIME... there’s a pattern. The more changes - the more shame.


11 posted on 12/21/2016 8:29:08 AM PST by GOPJ (Anyone remember New York Times CRYBULLIES calling for 'moderation' when Obama was elected '08?)
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We can make “men” and “women” exactly the same if we make careful choices with our vocabulary — said many stupid people.

Stealing that

12 posted on 12/21/2016 8:31:03 AM PST by Chuckster ("Them Rag Heads just ain't rational" Curly Bartley 1973)
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To: BenLurkin

Same here. Apparently it is a synonym for “freakshow”


I’m sure Huffo has experience with that.


13 posted on 12/21/2016 8:33:11 AM PST by Mr. Douglas (Today is your life. What are you going to do with it?)
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To: dccomix

Because the little subversives try to dominate you attempting to control language/dialog.


14 posted on 12/21/2016 8:33:35 AM PST by WKUHilltopper (WKU 2016 Boca Raton Bowl Champions)
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To: dccomix

Divide and conquer.


15 posted on 12/21/2016 8:34:14 AM PST by moovova
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To: MNDude

Gender fluid.

Now that is creepy sounding....


16 posted on 12/21/2016 8:35:27 AM PST by cgbg (Pedophiles--the siren is wailing--incoming!)
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To: dccomix

Does it absorb as well as Tampax?


17 posted on 12/21/2016 8:39:49 AM PST by BigEdLB (To Dimwitocrats: We won. You lost. Get used to it.)
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To: Bob

You win the internet.


18 posted on 12/21/2016 8:41:55 AM PST by Salamander (This was not an election. It was an exorcism...)
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To: Bob

+1


19 posted on 12/21/2016 8:42:20 AM PST by mykroar (Congratulations President-Elect Trump)
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To: Bob

That deserves a rim shot!


20 posted on 12/21/2016 8:42:47 AM PST by Southside_Chicago_Republican (If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.)
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