August 9, 2022

Woke University Bans ‘Offensive’ Conditions Including ‘Manpower’, ‘Able-Bodied’, ‘Baby Boomer’

Britain’ ersus woke University of Bristol has banned a number of supposedly offensive conditions, including “ gendered” terms like “ manpower” and “ mankind” and age-related nicknames like “ millennial” and “ baby boomer”. The offending “ gendered” words, to be replaced with bland, politically correct options like “ workforce” and “ humankind” — the particular Justin Trudeau-approved  “ peoplekind”   appears to have been a bridge too far  — […]#@@#@!!

Britain’s woke University of Bristol offers banned a raft of supposedly offensive terms, which includes “ gendered” words like “ manpower” and “ mankind” and age-related nicknames like “ millennial” and “ baby boomer”.

The offending “ gendered” words, to be replaced with bland, politically correct alternatives like “ workforce” and “ humankind” — the Justin Trudeau-approved  “ peoplekind”   appears to have been a bridge too far  — are now being cautioned against because the university or college believes they can cause offence and contribute to stigmas,   according   to GB News.

There is also concern with alleged “ ableist” language, with all the term “ able-bodied” to be substituted for “ non-disabled”, for example.

The University of Nottingham, like Bristol a member of the Russel Group of allegedly “ world-class” institutions, goes even further recommending against referring to a “ blind spot” or the classic expression “ the request fell on deaf ears”.

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