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Want a stronger world after COVID-19? Choose more women leaders

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By Emma Batha

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It's well-known that women are stronger than men and better decision makers.But when you got fogies like Mori,Aso and Nikai making the decisions, you know it's all bad.

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I guess Japan won't be "strong" for another 300 years then.

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Women should have major parts in governments, not just fringe players.

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Hmm ... granted, there are probably a greater percentage of men who fall into 'dark triad' behavior traits.

But then again, imagine being governed by the likes of Like Elizabeth Holmes, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Sarah Palin, Sarah Huckabee Sanders ... shall I go on?

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I disagree on making that a question of numbers or gender. The best qualified and experienced always should be given such positions, regardless of irrelevant other criteria. That can be a woman, a man and to be honest, in many cases it could also be a child, a computer, a dice or even a randomly acting donkey or an intelligent chimpanzee...lol

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I guess Japan won't be "strong" for another 300 years then.

Sometimes wonder who'll have a female leader first,the U.S. or Japan?

The best qualified and experienced always should be given such positions, regardless of irrelevant other criteria.

Absolutely true.But where there's a society operating like that I want to see.Otherwise known as Utopian.

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imagine being governed by the likes of Like Elizabeth Holmes, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Sarah Palin, Sarah Huckabee Sanders

I really don't want to.

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Four thousand or so years of predominately testosterone rule have left the world in pretty rough shape. Let's give the girls a chance and see if they can make things right.

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Steve MartinFeb. 9 11:00 am JST

Hmm ... granted, there are probably a greater percentage of men who fall into 'dark triad' behavior traits.

But then again, imagine being governed by the likes of Like Elizabeth Holmes, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Sarah Palin, Sarah Huckabee Sanders ... shall I go on?

Yes, go on, and don't forget Hillary Clinton, Maxine Waters, AOC, Nancy Pelosi, Ilhan Omar (so tolerant of the Jewish people)..., shall I go on?

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Sven AsaiFeb. 9 12:26 pm JST

I disagree on making that a question of numbers or gender. The best qualified and experienced always should be given such positions, regardless of irrelevant other criteria. That can be a woman, a man and to be honest, in many cases it could also be a child, a computer, a dice or even a randomly acting donkey or an intelligent chimpanzee...lol

Exactly! I could never fathom why people wanted Hillary Clinton to become president based on her being the first female president. Let the most qualified become president, or any leader, and if that happens to be a female, then that's fine. Why always strive for mediocrity? By the way, I have nothing against donkeys or chimpanzees, or children. Those that post on this forum were all children at one time. Some still are, unfortunately.

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