An answer that tries to explain one of the main reasons behind all this includes this:
Cultural Background: In the United States there has been a push to use
gender-neutral language and gender pronouns when given.
This topic has created quite a storm across the network and a lot of moderators resigned or took similar actions. I am wondering if this "push" is also important in the US politics.
Question: In the United States, has there been a push to use gender-neutral language and gender pronouns when a person expresses a preference for a particular third-person pronoun to use to refer to her/him/them?