Dear adult men: Stop calling women you do not know “momma”, “sweetheart”, “darling”, and “sugar”. It is creepy, disgusting, uncomfortable, patronizing, and demeaning. Sincerely, A creeped out woman you do not know.
Two Decembers ago, in 2015, I got into a discussion with a friend of mine and the creator of NPM, Isaac Schlueter, on Twitter and learned that calling humans with two X chromosomes “female” is bad. Since then, I’ve read a good amount of articles and comments on the subject, and I have to say: […]