Uproar in India Over Female Lawmaker Quota

In today’s New York Times:

Published: March 9, 2010
A plan to reserve a third of the seats in India’s legislatures for women plunged Parliament into chaos and threatened the governing coalition.

It would be really interesting to see what the ramifications of such an act would be.  I can’t help but think it would provide a great career path for many women in India, and would be a start in the journey towards real equality…

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