Opinion of difference

Herbies may be one of the leaders on diversity, having appointed full-time diversity manager Carolyn Lee a year ago, but Tulkinghorn thinks Herbies’ German brethren may have a little bit further to go.


An introduction to diversity, German style.

Herbies may be one of the leaders on diversity, having appointed full-time diversity manager Carolyn Lee a year ago, but Tulkinghorn thinks Herbies’ German brethren may have a little bit further to go.

Rifling through a recent copy of German legal magazine Juve, Tulkinghorn chanced upon this deathless quote from managing partner Martin Diller: “In an age when the chancellor is a woman, the interior minister sits in a wheelchair and the mayors of Berlin and Hamburg come out as gay, an anti-discrimination law is about the last thing that our country needs.”