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-- U.K. -- Equality minister Harriet Harman has set out plans to allow firms to discriminate in favour of female and ethnic minority job candidates.And, if your Granny ever harboured any fantasies about being a firefighter... there's good news there too...
She said firms should be able to choose a woman over a man of equal ability if they wanted to - or vice versa.
The plans, which will be adopted first across England then Wales and Scotland, will also ban all age discrimination.The "serious inequalities"... unlike in, you know... the socialist paradise of Zimbabwe.
Setting out the plans in a Commons statement, Ms Harman said the proposed bill - due later this year - would "address the serious inequalities that still exist" in the UK.