Does this indicate entrenched discrimination or a slow-turning vessel?

Frederic Bastiat was notable for saying “There are people who think that plunder loses all its immorality as soon as it becomes legal,” but it’s also true that bureaucratic dictates never make egalitarianism appear like blink-of-the-eye magic (bottom line: meritorious qualifications rule & credentialed quotas drool & sixth form children always try to keep juniors from the deep end of the pool).

https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/08/29/400515

The doctor posted this entry on Day 674 of WWIII