Stop saying that word!
Respect is the new R-word. The old cringe-worthy one—you know it, you’ve heard it on the playground—has been recognized as demeaning and hurtful. Language is attitude!
The campaign to end its use, called, “Spread the Word to End the Word,” invites people to take a pledge of support and download free posters and resources at www.r-word.org.
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