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“Ladies” and “Gentlemen” Announcements Banned on NYC Transit System
MTA transit workers recently received a bulletin that requires them to use gender-neutral terms such as “passengers,” “riders” or “everyone,” the New York Post reported, adding that conductors will override prerecorded greetings that use “ladies and gentlemen” until the replacements are made. “Please don’t use any greeting other than these,” the memo says. It also directs …