Supermarket sells ‘gender-neutral’ Mother’s Day cards

A UK supermarket has sparked debate after selling a gender-neutral Mother’s Day card, and re-naming it “You Day”.

Waitrose introduced the card alongside its usual stock for Mother’s Day – which is celebrated this Sunday in England – in an attempt to be more “transgender inclusive”, the Sunday Times reports.

The new card, which appears on the food retailer’s website, is missing the word “mother”, and instead has the words “Happy You Day” across the front. It appears alongside the traditional cards on sale.

According to several reports, the supermarket made the decision in the hopes of “broadening out who the cards can go to, whether it’s grandmas or transgender mums”. STARTS AT 60

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