like literally just do quotas for race/gender in science and engineering. "b-b-b-but what if they dont *deserve* it" lmao you think what we have now is a meritocracy? working at any random tech co for 2 weeks would disabuse you of that notion
@dankwraith STEM dudes are only a few steps removed from whipping out the phrenology busts and skull calipers anyway
@dankwraith agreed. In no portion of society have "the best" risen to the top.
What if we dismantle the concept of employment entirely, everyone becomes their own boss
@dankwraith In professional sports the last place team gets the first draft pick because it makes the game better by approximating equality in results. Applying this principle anywhere else in life is unthinkable.
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