jonathanbogart:

Social skills for autonomous people: quixylvre: alternianpride: Social skills for autonomous people: About…

quixylvre:

alternianpride:

Social skills for autonomous people: About avoiding slurs

realsocialskills:

There are a lot of slurs that are so ingrained into English-speaking culture that people who say them don’t always realize that they are slurs.

  • People say them without…

Squaw Valley has been renamed Olympic Valley. (Similarly, Squaw Peak in Arizona was renamed Piestewa Peak, after a Hopi female soldier killed in Iraq.) There are still some businesses using the Squaw Valley name, and I would recommend that anyone in a position to patronize them not do so, but while offensive place names still exist, many of them are slowly being replaced, or have alternative, non-offensive names that people can look up and use instead.