Voices | Jewish-black twists and turns
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 7/03/17, 09:47 pm
“Fetus” and “unborn child” still lead my list of non-neutral terms: Which you choose defines you as a supporter or opponent of abortion. Is any term for that creature in the womb immune from a worldview connection?
Here’s a new question: “Riot” or “uprising” to describe the July 23-27 eruption in Detroit 50 years ago that concluded with 43 dead, 1,189 injured, and 7,200 arrested? (And: 2,000 buildings destroyed, white flight, Detroit population decline to 690,000 from a total twice as large, city bankruptcy, and crumbling buildings with moldy interiors and broken windows.)