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Check out this article by Katherine Spivey, Co-chair of the Plain Language Action and Information Network (PLAIN)
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ICYMI, the Canadian Supreme Court is issuing plain-language “Case in Brief” summaries of its reasons for judgment.

“The Court has always aimed to be transparent and accessible to the Canadian public, and that’s what this new initiative is about,” said the Rt. Hon. Richard Wagner, Chief Justice of Canada. “Cases in Brief are short summaries drafted in reader-friendly language, so that anyone interested can learn about the decisions that affect their lives.”

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About a quarter of American adults (24%) say they haven’t read a book in whole or in part in the past year, whether in print, electronic or audio form. Who are these non-book readers?
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Central banks struggling to achieve their inflation goals might want to consider the simple tool of #plainlanguage.
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"Academic writing is a fraught and mysterious thing."
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Passive voice is passe'
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24 phrases involving chickens roosting, pigs in mud, and more
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#FridayFun with headlines
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