Bad Words

Whether "curse words" or hurtful words, whether rooted in sexism, racism, sex-negativity, or anything else, there's a lot to say about how we use language and so-called "bad words".

This page is a stub, created on 2020-04-30 (last updated on 2020-10-15). Its contents are notes on the issues and angles I want to address about this topic.

There are a lot of dimensions here I'd like to explore...and I might have to split some of this off into different posts altogether: