Washington Post Slams Maryland's 'Sexist In Any Language' Motto

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Mar 31, 2014 3:28 PM

Antony Shugaar targeted Maryland's "sexist" state motto in a Sunday opinion piece for The Washington Post, which was took up the bulk of a full page of the Outlook section of the liberal paper's print edition that day (and teased above the fold of the section by trumpeting how "the state has glossed over its motto's sexism"). Shugaar led by favorably spotlighting Rep. Nancy Pelosi's Maryland roots, as he went after the state's "embarrassing" slogan.

The translator also took the state government to task for its "willfully misleading" translation of the motto "Fatti maschii, parole femine," which is the only one that appears in Italian: