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What ‘They’ Did to Language

September 20, 2019 by


Merriam-Webster joins the Rainbow Mafia iconoclasts in redefining the word “they.”  ~ Culture Beat   ~     Merriam-Webster has added a fourth definition of the word “they” to include “nonbinary” usage of individuals with varying degrees of gender disorientation. Why does this matter? Because words matter. Merriam-Webster publishes the modern version of the first American dictionary, compiled by […]