And now for something completely different ...
Chile's president-elect appoints a half-female Cabinet.
February 1, 2006 5:00PM (UTC)
What a novel idea! Chile's president-elect, Michelle Bachelet, announced on Monday that as promised, her Cabinet would be made up of 10 men and 10 women.
Bachelet, a former pediatrician, will also create two new ministries -- one for the environment and one for public security.
Rebecca Traister writes for Salon. She is the author of "Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women" (Free Press). Follow @rtraister on Twitter.