January 10, 2013

The No Homophobes Campaign recently released a very effective television ad meant to counter the tenaciously ubiquitous word "faggot." The campaign, organized by the University of AlbertaŹ¼s Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services, has been going hard after the word for a few years now, and last year found that Twitter users employed the anti-gay epithet 2.5 million times in a three month period last year, from July to September.