For every action there must be an equal and opposite reaction, as a university in Eindhoven demonstrated this week with its plans for women-only job applications. We discuss the proposals and the ensuing social media firestorm in this week’s podcast, as well as bringing you up to speed with the criminal inquiry into the downing of flight MH17, the Dutch women’s World Cup campaign and the first native wolves for 200 years. Plus: the butcher whose ill-advised nostalgia trip left him licking his wounds.
Ophef of the week: Hugo Borst condemned for ‘hottest players’ list at World Cup (Het Nieuwsblad)
Discussion: Gender equality at TU Eindhoven
TUE vacancies for academic staff exclusively for women for time being (TUE press release)
Law allows women-only applications, says legal expert (Omroep Brabant)
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