[From: https://nonprofitquarterly.org]

“Well over thirty years ago, person-first language was introduced into the advocacy vernacular. Yet, many nonprofits struggle to infuse their narrative with this language, resorting to identity-first language that dehumanizes and victimizes their constituents but can result in an influx of cash. If this sounds familiar, it’s because poverty porn works in the same way.”

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