The War on Spanish
Since these incidents keep piling up, I wanted a place to drop links.
A Local Wells Fargo Bank in Georgia Refused to Cash My Hurricane María Insurance Check Because It Was Written in Spanish
Link Below (so we don't double up)
A woman gets yelled at on public transportation, the driver does nothing, the police say it's not enough to classify as a hate crime. Video at the link
Salvation Army senior housing employee sent a resident a letter telling her not to speak Spanish. Rewriting the letter was part of the inspiration for the War on Spanish post.
Speaking Spanish is a Subversive Act
"....and who arrive to my class, 10 years later, classified as English Learners and no longer fluent in their home language."
New rule! Anyone who insists on speaking English needs to, you know, actually speak it.
Spanish is not a country.
Mexican is not a language.
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