Tuesday 20 November 2018

Millennials have arrived. What new tyranny is this?

Relax fellow old fogies because politics, business, media, and even religion, will be renewed in this refreshing coming of age, writes Jody Corcoran

Jody Corcoran

Jody Corcoran

An interesting finding in the yearly vital statistics published by the Central Statistics Office last week is that in the decade to 2017 there has been a 12pc decrease in the number of registered births.

Another point which stood out, however briefly, is that the CSO still presents the vital statistics in two genders, male and female, notwithstanding the array of options available these days.

Indeed, I am given to understand that Facebook users can now choose from one of 71 gender options, including asexual, polygender and two-spirit person.

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