Tags: inequality in the workplace

11 Dec 2007, Comments Off on It’s finally happened: AGE op-ed page renders satire redundant

It’s finally happened: AGE op-ed page renders satire redundant

Author: Helen

Or the Onion, where this article appeared recently:

Man Finally Put In Charge Of Struggling Feminist Movement
December 3, 2007
WASHINGTON—After decades spent battling gender discrimination and inequality in the workplace, the feminist movement underwent a high-level shake-up last month, when 53-year-old management consultant Peter “Buck” McGowan took over as new chief of the worldwide initiative for women’s rights…
…”All the feminist movement needed to do was bring on someone who had the balls to do something about this glass ceiling business,” said McGowan…

Now we have our very own Onion:

We don’t need feminism to fight inequity
Michael Vaughan
December 11, 2007
Society needs fewer schisms, not the imagining of more.

OH, PLEASE, Karen Murphy (Opinion, 4/12), the revolution is over. For heaven’s sake, give feminism, that hoary old chestnut (or should that be whorey, given your attack on women?) a rest.

If I may, I’d like to run over a few salient points….

(etc, etc).

And in the Letters page, more antifeminism from another batshit crazy “Institute”. Oh joy.