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Sweden's New Gender Neutral Pronoun Is a Step Towards Equality, and It's Catching On Quickly

Sweden's New Gender Neutral Pronoun Is a Step Towards Equality, and It's Catching On Quickly | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Back in 2012, Scandinavia took a step towards gender equality when Sweden introduced the gender-neutral pronoun “hen.” The word officially made its way into the Swedish National Encyclopedia and, according to Newsweek, it has really gained popularity. Now, in 2014, it is beginning to help eliminate
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Sweden’s new gender-neutral pronoun: Hen

Sweden’s new gender-neutral pronoun: Hen | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
By most people’s standards, Sweden is a paradise for liberated women. It has the highest proportion of working women in the world, and women earn about two-thirds of all degrees.
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