defend non-native speakers of english to the grave
defend people with stigmatized accents to the grave
defend speakers of marginalized varieties of english to the grave
I think about this a lot, like… The ability to have two different languages in your brain at once feels like a super power to me. I mean, I understand the source of the hate, I’m very anxious about talking to people and not understanding them, but that’s my problem, and not their’s.
We are awesome