Here’s When It’s OK To Use The ‘R-Word’ In 1 Nifty Chart

November 13, 2014 at 7:04 am Leave a comment

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It may seem harmless, perfectly acceptable even, considering that the “R-word” is in the dictionary and even once was used to describe a medical condition.

But, really, is it?

To clear up any remaining confusion, the Military Special Needs Network, a group that supports military families, devised the helpful chart below to outline when — if ever — it’s OK to use the word “retard.”

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