Language is Power

“I have a doctorate degree, but on the phone to a banker, I am an immigrant with an accent.” —Dr. Ruslana Westerlund

images-1In the blog, Reclaiming Language for Social Justice, Dr. Ruslana Westerlund reflects on the powerful role that language has played in her life and her career.  Read original post.

Do we teach our students that language has power?  They already know it.  —Dr. Ruslana Westerlund

 

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