Costa Rica International News/Politics

Victory again for girl-political-power in Latin America

Costa Rica has sworn in its new president, Laura Chinchilla, in front of leaders from Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia and Georgia. Unfortunately, this triumph for parity in politics will taste bitter sweet for campaigners for abortion and gay rights in the central American country.

news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/8670459.stm

Did you know: there are currently 12 women presidents/prime ministers in office around the world!

www.filibustercartoons.com/charts_rest_female-leaders.php


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Haven’t we already pandered to women, enough ?? Really. Let’s stop with the Special Interest Jazz.

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admin
4 Apr 2011

Everybody deserves equality, regardless of gender, race, nationality, sexual orientation, class. In Latin America the fight for equality for all is certainly far from being over and therefore no, the special interest will stop.