Did the Trump Administration Forbid the CDC From Using These Seven Controversial Words? | 22 Words

Did the Trump Administration Forbid the CDC From Using These Seven Controversial Words?

t's a dark day for democracy when the government starts banning words. But is that exactly what happened when the Center for Disease Control (CDC) was presented with a list of seven sensitive words at a meeting on Thursday? The Washington Post reported that these seven words were "forbidden" from being used in official documents pertaining to next year's budget. But the Department of Health and Human Services, which oversees the CDC, is singing a different tune. What's the real story here? Is Trump really banning words from being used?

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