Earth & Conservation

Do We Censor Ourselves Too Much?

Being politically correct is important but has it gone too far?

These days we're much more aware of what is and what isn't politically correct. Most of us (trolls excluded!) don't want to offend others, so we're careful with our actions and words, especially on public platforms. But is it possible that we sometimes censor ourselves too much? Is there a point where our desire to be politically correct overshadows our true feelings and opinions? This video from The Guardian explores the idea that "censorship is the new normal."