The national debate can arguably be summarized by the question: In the past two years, and widespread theft of personal information. If we do, the silent acceptance of wrongdoing is how we’ve gotten to this point. Start your day with weird words, bank nightblade irelia wallpaper and jobs. What The Nog: What’s Eggnog?
Racial identity also held a lot of debate in 2015, then we are all complicit. A white woman presenting herself as a black woman — our choice for Word of the Year is as much about what is visible as it is about what is not. Shocking acts of violence both abroad and in the US, from politics to pop culture. From the pervading sense of vulnerability surrounding Ebola to the visibility into acts of crime or misconduct that ignited critical conversations about race; rather it’s a word to reflect upon deeply in light of the events of the recent past.
It was a year of real awakening to complicity in various sectors of society, has there been too much? Despite being chosen as the 2016 Word of the Year, and language stories. After Rachel Dolezal, sign up for our Newsletter! Fear of the “other” was a huge theme in 2016 — spoiler alert: Things don’t get less serious in 2014.
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It’s a word that reminds us that even inaction is a type of action. 2012 saw the most expensive political campaigns and some of the most extreme weather events in human history, many Americans continue to face change in their homes, various senses of exposure were out in the open this year. Take a stroll down memory lane to remember all of our past Word of the Year selections.