Unpacking two myths about identity-first language

Several months ago, I wrote a piece about why I dislike person-first language. The alternative, which used to be standard, is identity-first language. Even though many people in marginalized groups prefer identity-first language, formal style and communication guidelines commonly cite two arguments against it. Upon closer inspection, these arguments improperly blame language for the…

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rose is a Mad, Autistic, Plural crip. e received eir AA in ASL (2019) & is studying creative writing at Evergreen State College.

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rose is a Mad, Autistic, Plural crip. e received eir AA in ASL (2019) & is studying creative writing at Evergreen State College.

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