Just when you think this passive-aggressive victim politics has reached new levels of absurdity, along comes the Victorian Government - again.
The undertone of bullying is unmistakable:
Victorian government workers are being discouraged from using “heteronormative” terms such as “husband” and “wife” in a new guide to communicating with the LGBTI community.
Instead, the workers are being schooled in adopting gender-neutral pronouns “zie” and “hir”.
The Inclusive Language Guide, which has been designed for use across the public sector, ... says “it is important to challenge our thinking beyond the binary constructs of male and female”.