Discrimination is fine as long as it benefits…men.

I blogged about ten days ago to criticise Raf Sanchez for his suggestion that forcing people to retire at 65 is laudable if it means more jobs for us twentysomethings. Imagine, I said, if someone said the same about forcing women out of their jobs to make more room for men.

Turns out someone had. I can only hope this is a joke.

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One thought on “Discrimination is fine as long as it benefits…men.

  1. I had to google to read it elsewhere as Irish Times requires paid subscript for it, but yup, it’s unmistakably a joke. I’d classify it as irony, in the vein of Swift’s A Modest Proposal.

    Personally, I think all the oldsters should be put out on the few remaining ice floes …

    šŸ˜‰

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