“Don’t fool yourself. English isn’t inherently superior, or easier to learn, or more sonically pleasing. Its international usage comes from forceful assimilation and legacy of colonialistic injection. It isn’t a deed that one should take pride in.”
— my uncle left this comment on his friend’s Facebook status, a white British man who was bragging about how easy it is to be a native English speaker when trekking to different nations. (via kwonri
Completely different indeed
Looks like the new Ace Attorney will be taking place in the Meiji Period in Japan. Apparently this fellow is named Naruhodou Ryuunosuke, making him Phoenix’s ancestor. Maybe maybe his assistant will be Ami Fey.
I don’t know, guys, I’m worried about them still trying to reclaim whe original trilogy’s magic when they never had to lose it in the first place but this is Takumi back in charge. I guess we’ll see what happens in the months to come.
“If someone can be kicked out of school for copying a paper, a person should be kicked out of school for raping another human being.”
“Oppressed groups are frequently placed in the situation of being listened to only if we frame our ideas in the language that is familiar to and comfortable for a dominant group. This requirement often changes the meaning of our ideas and works to elevate the ideas of dominant groups.”