In Chile, women politicians rise, but women’s rights lag

By The Christian Science Monitor
Sunday, December 15, 2013 8:48 EDT
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Chile protester via AFP
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“In Chile, the skirt’s in charge,” blared the headline of Santiago tabloid La Cuarta the day after Michelle Bachelet and Evelyn Matthei advanced to a second round in the country’s presidential race. Voters today will pick between the two life-long politicians in the first presidential election in Latin America where all the candidates are female.;

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