An Interesting Definition of Diversity
by Arwa Mahdawi in the Guardian
The Trump administration has an interesting definition of diversity.
Now that the Republicans have passed a bill to get rid of the Affordable Care Act, they’ve got to start the hard work of putting together an Unaffordable Care Act, better known as Trumpcare – and they’ve found just the right men for the job. “Men” being the operative word: 13 men and zero women were initially chosen for the Senate healthcare group.This caused enough outrage that the White House has now apparently told a couple of female senators that they can drop in on a meeting from time to time. “You’ll see those optics addressed,” a White Official told CNN. Because, yes, it was optics that was the problem.
For more on this issue you might want to revisit Lytingale’s important presentation: “The Karma’s Gonna Come On Down”
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