Tag: power

Sex and power, the Rasputin takeover

In a male chauvinist society, we are used to see powerful men taking advantage of their status for sex, rarely the opposite. The most famous case of a man who used his body to climb the social ladder is surely Rasputin…

If women had the power and ruled the world

Women power

If women had power and ruled the world, there will be peace and social justice. It would be true if everybody was like Benazir Bhutto or Aung San Suu Kyi. But the reality is more complex, of course not every woman is the same and the few examples we had (Thatcher, Condoleezza Rice and so on) suggest that nothing would change. A totally different thing would be talking about the inequalities of women in access, opportunities and payment…