The Conscious Language Newsletter

February 2020 Newsletter

February 2020 Newsletter

Why newsrooms are rethinking mugshots, “crazy” isn’t always ableist, and gaming needs gender-neutral pronouns.

January 2020 Newsletter

January 2020 Newsletter

Why the Los Angeles Times stopped italicizing “foreign” foods, Merriam-Webster is reviewing an entry in its dictionary, and compliments can be racist.

December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter

Reclaiming the “OK” gesture, designing better algorithms, and the potential of “y’all.”

August 2019 Newsletter

August 2019 Newsletter

Reporting on mass shootings, the erasure of Latinx people, and not using “shooter” interchangeably with “photojournalist.”

July 2019 Newsletter

July 2019 Newsletter

On “underage women,” “menstruators,” and the claim that “we are all immigrants.”

June 2019 Newsletter

June 2019 Newsletter

How media organizations are taking responsibility and improving journalistic practices.

March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Newsletter

Finding mindful ways to talk about food and eating disorders, including history in stories, and pushing for changes in the AP Stylebook.

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