Bias-Free Writing

Have you ever wondered how to write without a gender bias? Why use inclusive language? Why avoid the generic he or all-encompasing men? Writing without bias is important. The writer does not want to offend the reader or audience and wants to included all. Inclusive language engages both male and female readers. But how can … Continue reading Bias-Free Writing

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International Day Against FGMs

http://byuwsr.blogspot.com/2014/02/international-day-against-fgm.html Define FGM: · “The part or total removal of the external female genital organs for cultural or other non-therapeutic reasons” What is FGM/C? · Abbreviated form of Female Genital Mutilation · Because the term mutilation can cause offense where this is a cultural tradition, some people prefer to call the practice FGC (the “C” … Continue reading International Day Against FGMs