California has taken another step to the left as a Democratic State Senator announced that “gender neutral” pronouns would be required during committee hearings.
California State Senator and Senate Judiciary Committee chair Hannah-Beth Jackson announced Thursday the recognition of the state’s designation of “non-binary” as a gender, eliminating the words “he and she” and using the word “they” instead.
“Our first order of business is to approve the committee rules. I’d like to note — in respecting the fact that we are now a state recognizing the non-binary designation as a gender — he and she, we are now merging them so that we are using what my grammar teacher would have had a heart attack over: we are using the phrase ‘they’ and replacing other designations so that it’s a gender neutral designation: ‘they,’” Jackson stated. “Basically, that’s the primary reforms and revisions to the committee rules.”
And to correct the existing record, Jackson further noted: “In the spirit of gender neutrality for the rules of this committee, we now designate the chair as ‘they.’”
The Democrat then accidentally made the case for the confusion caused by the absurd requirement.
“The world is a different place. My grammar teacher is long gone and we won’t be hearing from her,” the senator said as someone quickly corrected her. “”— from them! From they!”
California’s then-Governor Jerry Brown signed the Gender Recognition Act in 2017, making the state the first to officially recognize a third gender option.
Twitter users reacted to Jackson’s remarks and the “ridiculous trend” making its way into daily government business.
Proud to be a She here ??♀️ and proud to be refusing to play the lefts ridiculous game
— A cautious optomist (@HeidiGe406) January 19, 2019
Sanity will also be banned during these hearings.
— Full Tilt, Full Time (@FullTiltUSA) January 19, 2019
It amazes me that people still vote democrat.
— Matt Conrad (@ConradMattD) January 19, 2019
It’s a sad day when using he/she becomes offensive. It’s the most ridiculous trend I have seen to this date.
— england phillips (@etp36) January 19, 2019
Pronoun police. ?
— Suzanne Rogers (@suzannerogers87) January 19, 2019
This is the stupidest thing I’ve seen in a while…
— Alex Dixon (@alexdixon72) January 19, 2019
Can you say, “compelled speech?”
— Jack (@mykatzkeeper) January 19, 2019
— Preston (@koleargo) January 19, 2019
Wow….. I have no words…. so screw proper language and use “they” incorrectly in a sentence to appease the minority
— JD Wyatt (@JarridWyatt) January 19, 2019
I love how “they” failed to make it a couple of sentences(couldn’t tell for sure) before already failing this initiative. Way to set us all up for success.
— Sheriff B.T. Justice (@Sher_BT_Justice) January 19, 2019
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