Thursday, August 04, 2005


Here in Washington, we're learning that the President wants to continue referring to the "war on terror," despite what appeared to be a coordinated effort by other Administration officials to start calling it the "global struggle against violent extremism." If you like to follow the language of politics, check out this July 1st airing of NPR's 'The Diane Rehm Show," in which linguists and political observers share insights on how the language of politics has changed...we think you'll be intrigued.

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