“To be fair, there’s no indication in the story that the U.K. government will adopt the recommendation of these academics, but don’t be too optimistic. After all, this is the country that has done these crazy things:
o A job-placement center got in trouble for discriminating against incompetent people by seeking “reliable” and “hard-working” candidates.
o A women who was being threatened by thugs got in trouble with the police for brandishing a knife in her own home.
o The government wanted to require “competency tests” for pet owners.”