Cambrian: Opinion

September 7, 2011 12:35 PM

About Steve Provost

Steve Provost is a copy editor for The Tribune. His column, “Defining Moments: How Language Shapes our Lives,” explores the power of words — how they can bring us together or, conversely, lead to misunderstandings that cause ever-deeper rifts in an already fractured society. Reach him at 805-781-7913 or

sprovost@thetribunenews.com

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