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[–] NotCis 6 points (+6|-0)

Not going to click on this because I don't want to support Slate, but if they've expressed a reasonable opinion for once, that's good news. I just read another women-erasing article of theirs the other day (about "periods and COVID" that never used the words female or women once) and I'm over it.

[–] gluhbirne [OP] 8 points (+8|-0) Edited

Here's the archived version: https://archive.is/cj28t

Not actually about women or gender, which points up the hypocrisy at play. The advice seekers are parents who do not agree with the names their child's aunt and uncle want the child to call them, and the columnist agrees that it is unreasonable for the aunt and uncle to force the child and other relatives to use the increasingly bonkers monikers they keep requesting.