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Policing the language

6 January 2013

translation-abomination

Via Daily Kos, we learn that the “happy ending” to this obvious attempt to scare off Spanish-speakers by suggesting JAHE (Jugar al hablar español) can get you tossed in el carcél is that the signs have come down, but the bigger question is

Why do children in Milford, Delaware — whatever language they speak — need official permission to play?

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