“I really believe that the words I think influence the words I use, and the words I use influence my behavior,” says Karen Yin. “It’s a daily or hourly practice to use words that you believe in.” Yin is the founder of Conscious Style Guide, a compendium of resources for those interested in learning about, or using, respectful, inclusive language. It’s a handy spot, a place that doesn’t necessarily dictate the words you use, or shouldn’t use, but rather gives you the tools for thinking about your choice of language. Assuming, of course, you’re motivated enough to look this stuff up in the first place.
Read on at Lucky Peach.