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Why ‘Racistly’ Is an Adverb to Add to Your Vocabulary Now

We can’t get it right if we call it wrong

SNOOZE FLASH — the Associated Press (AP) has updated its 2019 Stylebook with guidance for the media to follow about race and racism, but it’s not a news flash that the AP didn’t go far enough.

Their point was to instruct journalists to uncover and specify what’s racist and…




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