Canadian PSA Asks Why ‘Faggot’ Isn’t Censored

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The University of Alberta’s Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services has released a new anti-homophobia PSA through its No Homophobes campaign. The ad features many slurs that are typically censored, but when “gay faggot” is not censored, it asks, “When will homophobic language be unacceptable too?” Last year, the No Homophobes campaign released a homophobia Twitter tracker, and since July 5, 2012 “Faggot” has featured in over 6.3 million tweets. Watch the new PSA:

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