Daily Show: whitewashing the N word.

Via on Jan 12, 2011

Whitewashing “Nigger.”

It’s interesting—the publisher of the new, n-word-less version of Huck Finn is actually trying to get Huck Finn back in classrooms where it’s been cut off the reading list because of the offending word. Not a black and white situation.

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One Response to “Daily Show: whitewashing the N word.”

  1. [...] he brought up the example of the much-beloved Huck Finn who cussed non-stop (to the delight of most but not all readers.) I gave a few pat answers as to why I don’t, but then I thought about it some [...]

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