]Language is Everything: Talking Language Activism with Wikitongues
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Oour good friends at Flashsticks are back as podcast sponsors - go check out their awesome new app and post-it notes in 8 languages at Flashsticks.com and claim 10% discount using code KERSTIN10. “This is one of the most important things that we can do as humans - to constantly strive to learn about things that we don’t understand.” An organization dedicated to raising awareness of language diversity.We all know that language is important, but after listening to this episode you'll be amazed at the enormous variety of perspectives on this topic. Non-profit organization Wikitongues looks at languages from all points of view - as a metaphor for life. What do we lose when a language dies?There are communities that lose their ability to lose their own language - when a language is lost, the individuals in that community lose a part of who they are. Language death is both a loss of history and a loss of identity. If you oppose racism, mysogyny, genocide and oppresion, you must support language diversity! And if…