What To Do (And Not Do) When Someone Asks for Different Gender Pronouns

Back in the day you insulted “a negro” or “colored person” by calling her “black”.  Most offensive of all was (and still may be) “black nigger.”  Nowadays, for some of my friends “he” or “she” is the new “black”.  The folks over at Everyday Feminism have some helpful hints for navigating the gender pronoun minefield.