Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Behemoth, bully, thief: how the English language is taking over the planet

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Behemoth, bully, thief: how the English language is taking over the planet

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On 16 May, a lawyer named Aaron Schlossberg was in a New York cafe when he heard several members of staff speaking Spanish. He reacted with immediate fury, threatening to call US Immigration and Customs Enforcement and telling one employee: “Your staff is speaking Spanish to customers when they should be speaking English … This…