United Nations says it is politically incorrect to use terms like “husband” and “wife”

by Peter Heck · May 19th, 2020 9:54 am
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Last Updated May 19th, 2020 at 10:13 am

In an effort to encourage gender neutrality, the United Nations has initiated an effort to discourage the use of what it deems politically incorrect terms like "husband," "wife," "boyfriend," and "girlfriend."

To offer guidance, the United Nations provided alternatives to the terminology:

Despite an account boasting 12.5 million followers, the tweet garnered only about 7,000 likes, and was widely panned by most who responded.


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