If they are not, then by the same token those listed below are not people.
The neighborhood harware store
The Sierra Club
The fire department
So progressives are no longer satisfied with being able to decide who is racist, homophobic, sexist, greedy, mentally ill, or just stupid? Now they want to go a step further and decide who gets to be people? Gawd, get over yourselves.
The audacity of arrogance.
Oh by the way. I work with a corporation and we have a building, some machines, various other assets and a lot of people. Since no decisions can be made and no product deilivered without people. I'm guessing that we must actually be people. Yep, unless this thread is being written by something other than a person, then we must be real people.