Berkeley bans gender-specific words from city code

Berkeley, California, has adopted an ordinance to replace some terms with gender-neutral words in the city code. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Wednesday that "she" and "he" will be replaced by "they." The words "manpower" and "manhole" will become "workforce" and "maintenance hole." https://on.wtsp.com/2YcV6WG
Published: 11:02 AM EDT July 18, 2019