Long locks for men? Keep your hair on! | Brief letters

Tomasz Schafernaker | Uber judgment | Brexit consequences | Notes & queries | Letters chancesNobody worries whether women have long or short hair, so why do men suffer this sexist prejudice? The piece about Tomasz Schafernaker (Pass notes, 14 April) reminded me of the day when I was a teacher and came upon two boys standing forlornly outside the headmaster’s office. One had been sent there because his hair was deemed to be too long, the other because his hair was too short.Val HarrisonBirmingham• It’s ironic that Uber, having sacked drivers by automated algorithm without human consideration or right to appeal, has complained that the case brought by the drivers against them was decided by an absentee judgment “which was automatic and not considered” (Court tells Uber to reinstate five UK drivers sacked by automated process, 14 April). A taste of their own medicine?Michael MillerSheffield Continue reading...

Tomasz Schafernaker | Uber judgment | Brexit consequences | Notes & queries | Letters chances

Nobody worries whether women have long or short hair, so why do men suffer this sexist prejudice? The piece about Tomasz Schafernaker (Pass notes, 14 April) reminded me of the day when I was a teacher and came upon two boys standing forlornly outside the headmaster’s office. One had been sent there because his hair was deemed to be too long, the other because his hair was too short.
Val Harrison
Birmingham

• It’s ironic that Uber, having sacked drivers by automated algorithm without human consideration or right to appeal, has complained that the case brought by the drivers against them was decided by an absentee judgment “which was automatic and not considered” (Court tells Uber to reinstate five UK drivers sacked by automated process, 14 April). A taste of their own medicine?
Michael Miller
Sheffield

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