Thursday, June 01, 2006

Best Country in the World for Women


Check out the June 2006 issue of Marie Claire; there's a great article explaining the benefits of being a Swedish female citizen (13 months of maternity leave, also applicable to the fathers!) There is a police chief (a woman) who oversees a group of officers who are predominantly women, and she has been hailed as being instrumental in successfully combatting crime in the country. I am by no means a bra-burning feminist, but the following thought does pass my mind more often than not: if only women ruled the world...

3 comments:

amanda cathleen said...

my thoughts exactly! If only woman ruled the world : D

Nonnahs said...

I second (third) that! Don't even get me started...

Chris said...

Wow. Truly a progressive country!