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Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders (at lectern) announces a ban on “woke, anti-women words” in official state documents on Oct. 19, 2023. (Screen shot from live feed)

A real manufactured controversy: gender-neutral language in Arkansas

BY: - October 23, 2023

Over the past few weeks, Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders, her spokesperson Alexa Henning and other officials have uttered the phrase “manufactured controversy” when asked about the now notorious $19,000 lectern. That’s an easy way for them to ignore or otherwise fail to answer serious questions raised by the purchase of the lectern from a political […]