December 20, 2014

DO THEY REALLY NOT GET...:

That time Obama called on only women at a press conference (Nia-Malika Henderson, December 19, 2014, Washington Post) 

President Obama did something remarkable on Friday. He held his last press conference of the year, and the only people in the entire press corps who were called on to ask questions were women. Yes, this was on purpose; it had to be.


...that when you do that you degrade them?  After all, you just explicitly chose them based on their gender, not their qualifications.  And, of course, you limited the ability of the men in the room to do their jobs based exclusively on their gender. He essentially made it National Quota Hire Day.

Posted by at December 20, 2014 8:29 AM
  

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