Unspinning the Spin

Unspinning the Spin: How to Say What You Mean & De-code the Hype is a guide to common words and phrases. The guide goes beyond the scope of a mere dictionary or thesaurus: it provides the background, current uses, accuracy and alternatives, while also being practical, informative and witty. Based on research by the Women’s Media Center, Unspinning the Spin shows how language not only reveals reality, it creates imagery that becomes the basis for our actions and thus shapes reality itself. It is a guide for journalists, bloggers, students, teachers, government officials, workers in communication fields, and any reader who loves the English Language.

Check back here to see the full guide in the coming months.