Speaking of efficiency …

One of the main projects of apparent feminism is to complicate notions of efficiency. I often encourage people to ask “Efficient for whom?” “Efficient over what period of time?” and “How are we defining efficiency in this context?” Here’s a great example of a situation where someone ought to be asking those questions.

 

Screen shot from The Atlantic about CitiGroup layoffsFrom: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/12/citigroup-eliminates-11-000-jobs-in-historys-most-corporate-jargony-paragraph-ever/265925/

 

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