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07: Why Language and the Inclusivity of English Matters (Anne Curzan)

“When we think about a pronoun like ‘they’, it’s fundamentally about respect for other people. And if someone says that is my pronoun then the respectful thing to do of another human being is to say, ‘Of course I will use your pronoun in the same way that I will use your name' because that’s who you are and I respect you as a person so of course I will use your name and your pronoun.’”

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