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To the editors, The New Republic

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Jacob Heilbrum's "Speech Therapy" piece on Ebonics (what most linguists refer to as "African American Vernacular English") contains some grains of fact, but many more mountains of inaccuracy and misrepresentation. Please allow me to set the record straight.

URL: http://www.stanford.edu/~rickford/ebonics/TNRLetter.html

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Added: Jan 31 2004
Category: Language Articles: Linguistics: Ebonics

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