Saturday, April 10, 2010

Female moral superiority

Female moral superiority a dubious basis for reform:
[T]he Catholic Church, international financial institutions, or any other enterprise run by men would... derive immense benefits from the inclusion of more women in positions of power. However, they would benefit not because women are nicer, more inclined to work and play well with others, and more devoted to the common good but because, by excluding half of humanity from the halls of power, you are depriving yourself of the services of half of the capable, smart people in the world.

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