[wp-meta] [Making WordPress.org] #7238: Replace "NSFW" with a "Sensitive Content"

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#7238: Replace "NSFW" with a "Sensitive Content"
 Reporter:  Clorith         |      Owner:  (none)
     Type:  enhancement     |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal          |  Milestone:
Component:  Support Forums  |   Keywords:
 NSFW tags are great, but they are predominantly associated with adult
 material (in fact, we explicitly refer to them in this context), where as
 there are many other types of content that may be considered sensitive as

 Unfortunately it is a reality that some folks may be in more targeted
 groups, or just the content they publish may put others who stumble upon
 it unknowingly, in a difficult position.

 By using "sensitive content" instead of "Not Safe For Work" we can
 hopefully be more considerate to a much more widespread collection of

 Retaining the reference in code is probably not a problem, but this would
 instead require:
 - Updating the text under each post, which currently states "This topic
 relates to mature content and may be considered Not Safe For Work (NSFW)".
 - Update the tag that prefixes forum titles when the box is ticked.

 I'm not sure what these texts should instead say, so open to input here,
 keeping in mind that a prefixed text should be short (or could also be an
 abbreviation like today where we add the explanation via HTML markup).

Ticket URL: <https://meta.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/7238>
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