The Conscious Language Newsletter
Metaphors and imagery that promote colonialism.
Brands and campaigns for inclusiveness.
The term “folx,” trans-inclusive legislation, and gender-neutral pronouns.
First Nations Language Guidelines and other new style guides.
Antisemitic stereotypes and tips on avoiding them.
Why NPR doesn’t use the word “manifesto.”
Picture books and conscious images.
Covering Ukraine, migration, and victims of war responsibly.
Replacing the word “ladies” with “women” in sports.
Focus on disability and accessibility.
“Vegan” or “plant-based”? Insights on choosing language consciously.
Tips on trauma-informed editing.
Advice on defaulting to the singular “they” unless pronouns are known.
Problems with the term “Caucasian” in research.
Sensitivity reading and Jewish characters.