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Toppling the Grammar Patriarchy - The New York Times

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I still remember my sense of indignation when my high school French teacher told us about the rule: French nouns have a gender, even seemingly sexless ones like “table.Besides that, they said, the rule encourages children “to accept the domination of one sex over the other” to the detriment of women.