Words to use; words to avoid
This section is still being worked on. We'll upload a more comprehensive list of words soon.
To describe ships: it
She or any other female description
Indigenous People or Indigenous Communities
indigenous (with a small i), indian, eskimo. For more detail on our work with Indigenous People please refer to our global policy.
Overly violent language or military metaphors
Please also refer to the Progressives Style Guide for a more comprehensive overview of how to avoid any discriminatory language.