“His response was to fight it with the only weapons at hand—passive resistance and open displays of contempt.” ― Kurt Vonnegut, The Sirens of Titan
U.S. band The Slants fights to keep ‘offensive’ name – NY Daily News http://m.nydailynews.com/news/national/u-s-band-slants-fights-offensive-article-1.2385484
An Asian-American rock band is locked in a battle with the government over its name — The Slants.
The “Chinatown dance rock” group from Portland, Ore., has been in court with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for six years because the government finds the name offensive.
The group’s founder Simon Tam told Reuters that most Asian-Americans do not find the term “Slants” offensive.
Another attempt to say it plain, which is, even then not simple.