OPINION: Politics: Women are more than just ‘carers’

By Melanie Leach
Updated September 15 2016 - 3:46pm, first published September 13 2016 - 2:46pm
Kristy McBain
Kristy McBain

John Howard is wrong to say women won’t reach equality in politics because they are ‘the carers’. Perhaps Mr Howard should have a look at the Bega Valley local council election for some insight into the percentage of women interested in politics and the public’s response to having women run for these roles.  

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