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After ´bossy´ is eliminated
´meritocracy´ may be next
on the feminist ban list

American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 3/19/2014 10:52:39 AM

The feminist left may be crazy, but it is powerful. Witness what happened in San Francisco at a fast-growing company that is a web-based hosting service for software development named GitHub. (hat tip: Instapundit). Via readwrite.com: You might not immediately notice the latest change to come to GitHub unless you’re standing in its San Francisco headquarters and looking down at the floor. GitHub has removed the centerpiece of its faux Oval Office waiting room, a circular mat emblazoned with the phrase, “United Meritocracy of GitHub.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 3/19/2014 11:10:04 AM     (No. 9775083)

This kowtowing to the easily offended has got to stop! Just because someone can somehow construe something to be offensive, no matter how convoluted the ´reasoning´ is no reason to accept their position.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Maggie2u, 3/19/2014 11:14:36 AM     (No. 9775087)

Oh, I don´t know OP, I think the next word that should be banned as hate speech is ´hillary´.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jond, 3/19/2014 12:21:20 PM     (No. 9775192)

By the time someone enters the workforce they have spent thousands of hours developing their skills.

Wishing it were otherwise, demanding, or legislating that it be otherwise is useless at best.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: GOPinTN, 3/19/2014 12:36:20 PM     (No. 9775225)

At its core, political correctness is nothing more nor less than the unjust intimidation of others into thinking and speaking a certain way. As such, it is pure totalitarian mind control.~~ David Kupelian

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Reply 5 - Posted by: steph_gray, 3/19/2014 6:34:30 PM     (No. 9775905)

Nobody on earth can stop me from using this -- one of my favorite words in the language.

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