Where did this terminal cancer, which has weakened American society for over 10 years, come from?  How did we get to the point where our 1st Amendment rights are literally being eroded out from beneath us?  And why are we intelligent, average, sensible Americans allowing it to happen?

Bill Lind wrote an excellent article back in February 2000, called The Origins of Political Correctness, from which he lectured at various Accuracy in Academia conferences during that same year.  I will be borrowing liberally from this work, so when you see words in italics, those are verbatim from that paper.

Even before the first shots were fired in the American Revolution, we in this country always took great pride in the fact that we could speak our…

Source by Donna Wasson