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    Applying for a job at a bank [NAME WILL BE KEPT UNKNOWN], so I get to the equal opps form when I find myself looking at the options of sexual orientation and find nothing for "Straight", so are we now classed as "other citizens".

    Pathetic.
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      List all the options it gives...
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      ???
      The majority of the population are straight, are you sure that's right? Maybe there was no straight option because they would just assume you were straight if you didn't put anything else. I think the use of the word 'victimised' is a bit too strong to describe this!
      I'm bi and I had to fill in one of these forms once... I ticked the 'Would rather not say' box. It's not because I don't want people to know, it's because I don't think my sexuality is in any way relevant to the job.
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      (Original post by Workforce)
      "other citizens"
      Life must be such a struggle for you.
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      Which bank?
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      A victim because there wasn't a box to tick on a piece of paper?
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      Get over it.
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      (Original post by ikoghoo)
      A victim because there wasn't a box to tick on a piece of paper?
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      Get over it.
      You'd be arrested for saying that if the OP was upset there was no box to tick for "aracial", "genderqueer", "doubletrans unhetero", or whatever other bizarre labels the cool kids are pushing these days.
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      (Original post by cttp_ngaf)
      You'd be arrested for saying that if the OP was upset there was no box to tick for "aracial", "genderqueer", "doubletrans unhetero", or whatever other bizarre labels the cool kids are pushing these days.
      No you wouldn't so stop lying.
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      First it's a shoddy equal opps form, then comes public stoning.

      PC gone mad.
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      Maybe you were looking for 'straight' when they put 'heterosexual' instead?
     
     
     
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