(S)He – Kiri, The Outcast | Uganda, Africa

Originally posted on Sree is travelling:
“Do you know why Kiri is kept in a cage, alone and away from rest of the chimps?” The caretaker enquired It was a sunny afternoon and the “zookeeper for a day” at Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWEC) in Entebbe (Uganda) was proceeding in an amazingly awesome way.…

On “Person-First Language”: It’s Time to Actually Put the Person First

Originally posted on Radical Copyeditor:
Full image description. Language is a tool. It can make our worlds bigger or make them smaller. It can be used to create connection or to cause harm. It can affirm or it can disparage. When it comes to how we describe marginalized aspects of ourselves or others—things that are…