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Do women get a harder time in politics than men? If so, why?


 

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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    Just to say I voted you up:) Now I want to go have a bath and wash & colour my hair for a breakfast tomorrow with all my brothers for Mother's day and all our birthdays. A girl must look fresh & attractive hey:)

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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    The difficulties that attractive might face were a discussion topic on one of our South African radio stations last week. You can be pretty and sexy but not pretty and clever and good at your job? or something like that?

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    American_Choices 5 years ago

    This is a very wise statement and one that we must teach our children.


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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    To find that trusted team hey:)

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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    Neutral, as far as it goes, is linked with equal human rights for men and women.Some can't seem to see that:) We build on each others' lives.We hope that the next generation will be stronger, do better, go further; save the world and the human race:)


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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    :) I can't and don't want to comment on American specifics but I voted you up for the differentiations that you made about the manner in which women are targeted. We do not have to support an ideology to recognize ABILITY:) and to be decent to others

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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    @feenix:In principle you are right but it's still women generally and the women within various groupings that are more disadvantaged."A man's world" "A woman's lot."How long is it that women can own property, sign contracts or be her father's heir?

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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    The little arrow sits in the tail hey, and in the rhythm. A little dance, a jig, with the warning that she is not part of the brotherhood and will not get favours because she is a girl the way men look out for other men:)


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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    Around 10% in business and politics and as MDs or CEOs count as many? Or is it that that is enough?


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    William Grant (swordsbane) 5 years ago

    Their "responsibilities at home"? Seriously?


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    Keith Engel 5 years ago

    Your fascination with and complex on how white males are "keeping women down" shows your on hypocrisy. Instead of focusing on the "inequality" aspect of "white males" how about focusing on many of the Arab countries were the problem really exists.


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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    When a strong woman holds office she tends to consider the well-being of the country and the family in her decisions:)

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    William Grant (swordsbane) 5 years ago

    Women are nice people? Who have you been hanging around? Women can be just as mean, cruel, criminal, cheating, and irresponsible as men. Perfect political material.


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    jeanihess 5 years ago

    Social structures for political and economic power are stacked against women. This is historic and not deliberately done by men today. Men must learn to recognize those constructs and to change them.


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