Berkeley to eliminate gender specific words

Berkeley to eliminate gender specific words

Berkeley City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to eliminate gender-specific words from its municipal code. The vote was on Tuesday and the idea was introduced by 23-year-old city council member Rigel Robinson. The ordinance will also replace the gender pronouns he and she with they.

Tom A
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Victor Cox
Victor Cox 1 year

This is....a stupid waste of tax payer money and time. What was the point of all this? To be more inclusive? Are you nuts?

Randy Souse-Git
Randy Souse-Git 1 year

Man, what a story. Correction. People, what a story.

Kyle Brown
Kyle Brown 1 year

Yes because of all the women who were unwilling to climb down in the sewer for work will be jumping at the opportunity now right? All that damn patriarchy keeping women from fulfilling their true potential of swimming in shit for the betterment of mankind. I mean furryunicorncuckedmidgetimaginarykind* or fucmi-kind for short Pronounced “fucmee” Damn you patriarchy!!!

Rocky LeBlanc
Rocky LeBlanc 1 year

At least I never have to hear that stupid phrase mansplaining again!

flinx101 1 year

That will solve the homeless problem!!!

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Can't spell woman without man

Michael Tatom
Michael Tatom 1 year

Do women actually think they would even exist without the protection and support of the stronger, faster and more durable sex? Life wasn’t always a cozy home on a cul-de-sac.

Big Bang Boi
Big Bang Boi 1 year

Can’t spell person without son Can’t spell woman without man Can’t spell female without male The patriarchy is everywhere 😈

Mandraquex3000 1 year

this is stupid as f##k... hey Berkeley, how about you actually be good stewards of the taxpayers money instead of blowing it on bs feel good projects like this that dont do jack s##t

Paul M
Paul M 1 year

I hope it applies to child custody and prison sentences. Let's see how gender neutral they really are.

Dips**t Don Sarcasm
Dips**t Don Sarcasm 1 year

I can't even say this isn't dumb Af, and I love arguing with conservatives

Ilya Yakymenko
Ilya Yakymenko 1 year

Guess they will replace MANkind and huMANkind by peoplekind.

The Oracle8191
The Oracle8191 1 year

George Carlin, I can hear you laughing! You called it!

Matthew Rowley
Matthew Rowley 1 year

Boom...all the problems are now solved.

bobby_5150 1 year

It's about time. Down with the City Planning Patriarchy. ✊✊✊✊✊✊✊✊✊✊✊✊✊

Lucifer Neverchanges
Lucifer Neverchanges 1 year

Imagine being so woke that the very concept of reality doesn't exist.

Roadhog 1 year

There's a reason it's known as the "People's Republic of Berkeley".

James Villalobos
James Villalobos 1 year

I've got some suggestions "Manhole" -> "Shit hider" "Manpower" -> "Food force"

Ray Love
Ray Love 1 year

I can't believe I downloaded the PDF of the documents. This is a pretty funny is a joke right?

T.N. Morgan
T.N. Morgan 1 year

Fragile female minds can't handle the word "man." Need mommy government to remove the word from codes so they can properly function in their daily lives.

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