You mean that this is a ‘new’ policy?

Holder Justice Department Recruits Dwarfs, Schizophrenics, and the ‘Intellectually Disabled’

The PJ Tatler has obtained documents from the Justice Department detailing efforts to recruit attorneys and staff who are dwarfs or who have “psychiatric disabilities” or “severe intellectual disabilities.” On May 31, 2012, Assistant Attorney General Tom Perez issued a directive to affirmatively recruit people with these “targeted disabilities.”

This DOJ policy does not merely involve prohibitions against discrimination, but rather the documents reveal deliberate recruitment efforts to hire as attorneys and staff for the Department of Justice people suffering from psychiatric disorders and intellectual disabilities. Moreover, applicants can “self-identify” their disability by means of the “Standard Form 256, Self Identification Disability.”

Ah, well. Birds of a feather and all that.


You mean that this is a ‘new’ policy? — 4 Comments

  1. Didn’t National Lampoon do a joke like this? I think it involved the Philadelphia police recruiting the types mentioned and “putting them where they belong – on the force”. And to think people criticize me for getting my news from Iowahawk, Scrappleface and the Onion.

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