Language Essay | The Power of Language

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The Power of Language

Summary: Discusses if being silent is ever a necessity. Examines author James Baldwin's assertion that language is dangerous and even fatal through the powerful use of language proves to be quite the opposite in todays world
James Baldwins assertion that language is dangerous and even fatal through the powerful use of language proves to be quite the opposite in todays world. If it were not for Martin Luther King's example, our freedom would be restricted today. One can only disagree with Baldwin's words on how language is a danger. When in reality, language is critical to one's identity, able to influence those in accomplishing their goals, and also serves as a means to provide information so that people can continue to make wise decisions.

If minorities voices had never spoken out against authority, society today would not be the same. Sadly, many innocent victims were persecuted, assaulted, and placed under the typical stereotype due to their color, sex, and religion. Since segregation was permitted due to the authority of those of the rich, upper class men of America, many were left to...

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