A major newspaper is doing something that could change the English language forever
|09/22/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
There are a few basic questions every journalist might ask before they interview someone.
How do you spell your name? What’s your title? How old are you?
But now, writers at one major newspaper will be asking one more question: What’s your pronoun?
The San Francisco Examiner is adopting a policy requiring writers to ask subjects if they wish to be referred to as “he,” “she,” or “they,” editor-in-chief Michael Howerton announced in a column on Thursday.
The change is an effort to “represent everybody as accurately as we can,” as well as making the paper “more inclusive” and “more responsive” to its read more >>>