Why relaxing is so much work.
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Examining anomalous claims about language and cognition
Karen Stollznow Ph.D.
Why is the word "homosexual" considered to be offensive today? A look at the controversial history of the term.
How do labels such as "dumb blonde," "brainy brunette," and "fiery redhead" affect us?
The problems unearthed run deeper than racism alone.
Language as a memorial.
Replacing "alien" with a more humanizing word in U.S. immigration law.
These words and phrases are often considered offensive.
The words that defined this pandemic year.
What is empathy? And how do we become more empathetic?
Why do we hate politically correct language? Political correctness isn't all bad.
The real Thanksgiving debate.
This is how observation, psychology, and elicitation provide the appearance of psychic powers.
Karen Stollznow, Ph.D., is a linguist, columnist and podcaster who researches anomalous beliefs and practices about language.