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Mind your language

The ever-shifting language of ‘culture wars’

23 July 2022

9:00 AM

23 July 2022

9:00 AM

‘Come on, old girl,’ said my husband as though encouraging a cow stuck in a ditch, ‘you must know.’ It was because I’d asked him in the far-off days of last week what woman meant, just after Rishi Sunak had said: ‘We must be able to call a mother a mother.’

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