Your email is not valid
Recipient's email is not valid
Submit Close

Your email has been sent.

Click here to send another


Okay Times for Un-Okay Terms

Print Email

Today in Tablet Magazine, parenting columnist Marjorie Ingall, prompted by the new version of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn that excises the word “nigger,” mulls how to explain to kids what a pejorative word is, and when they may not be inappropriate.

Fighting Words

Print Email

Your comment may be no longer than 2,000 characters, approximately 400 words. HTML tags are not permitted, nor are more than two URLs per comment. We reserve the right to delete inappropriate comments.

Thank You!

Thank you for subscribing to the Tablet Magazine Daily Digest.
Please tell us about you.

Okay Times for Un-Okay Terms

More on Tablet:

Kerry Links Rise of ISIS With Failed Peace Talks

By Lee Smith — Secretary of State: ‘I see a lot of heads nodding’