Every Leader Needs To Hear What Trudeau Said About Making His Cabinet Feminist

Statistics have shown a major issue in getting more women in the government is that men are more willing to run for office than women.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau explained the very deliberate steps he took in order to have a gender-balanced cabinet once he got to office.

When Trudeau became prime minister, he famously made his cabinet gender-equal, with 50 percent men and 50 percent female.

Since governments around the world (*cough* USA *cough*) are typically male-dominated, this was seen as a significant move.

Image: Justin Trudeau appoints gender-based cabinet. 2015.

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brigitte-perreault

A smart and contemporary move! Proud of our Canadian Prime Minister, and I am sure proud to be Canadian!

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