Report finds shocking absence of women from UK public life
The number of women in senior levels of the judiciary, education, the arts, finance, the civil service and government is plummeting, according to a new report, Sex and Power 2013. Women’s representation has gone into reverse
The reason being that we’ve tried this and we ended up with the likes of Harriet Harman running things.
More women in politics? Sure, why the hell not? Then we realise the reality of such an ambition. The type of women who rise to the top are those like Harman. Those that would best be described as my (thankfully) ex- mother in law.
We’ve tried sharing rule with ghastly harridans and found that we don’t like being ruled by ghastly harridans. Tant pis.