#GoodRead | Dilma Rousseff: ‘A woman in authority is called hard, while a man is called strong’

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by Agência Brasil/ABr [CC BY 3.0 br or CC BY 2.5 br], via Wikimedia Commons

"Dilma Rousseff: ‘A woman in authority is called hard, while a man is called strong’":

“Why couldn’t I give in to the temptation to tie myself to one of the beautiful Niemeyer columns in the palace? Because in this phase, the best weapon is criticism, talk, dialogue, debate. Truth is the oxygen of democracy.”

Read Joe Leahy's full article at Financial Times here…