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By Susha  

It’s much too easy to make fun of political correctness. So, even though the “Valuing Diversity” form sent to me by the housing department of my local council caused me some amusement, I am not going to mock it. I’ll let the question “How do you define your sexuality” go, especially as you can “prefer not to say.” I’ll carry on wondering what the “Easy Read” format they offered to send me future information is, and why it can’t just be made easy for everyone. And I won’t take issue with the option—separate from the main ethnicity question—to tick “if…

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