How is politically correct harming us?

Editor,
On June 21, the Gazette published a letter that was quite sad and confusing.
In the letter, the writer made the statement that “political correctness is ruining the country.” And our president has made the same claim. What are they talking about?
For the longest time I thought being politically correct just meant being polite.
Do people think being too polite is destroying us?
For instance, we know that white people using the “N” word is offensive when referring to African Americans (as ...

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