dburtsev (dburtsev) wrote,

Prof refuses to use wrong pronouns, loses 1st research grant

Профессор отказывается использовать политкорректные местоимения (вместо он/она), теряет грант на проведение исследований.

But the veteran University of Toronto professor, who became a pariah last year for refusing to use gender-neutral pronouns such as “ze,” just coincidentally got his first rejection ever for a federal research grant:

“I think that it’s (the controversy) provided someone with a convenient opportunity to make their displeasure with what I’m doing known,” he told Postmedia in a recent phone interview. “I can’t shake the suspicion.”

Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2017/04/prof-refuses-to-use-wrong-pronouns-loses-1st-research-grant/
Tags: США, образование, свобода слова

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