Europe has made progress towards creating more gender equal societies but does that mean we’re done? No. While I feel lucky to be born in one of the most progressive countries in the world, gender roles and the stereotypes linked to them persist in today’s society.
Young Feminist Europe’s Editor-in-Chief and board member, Alazne Irigoien, has written an inspiring article to The Progressive Post for their Digital Revolution and Democracy edition. Alazne clearly states that we need more gender balance and equality in progressive politics to truly advance Europe.
Flip through Italian TV channels at any time of the day, and you’ll most definitely find a political chat-show. For a land obsessed with analysing its establishment’s dysfunctions, one particular glaring lack of these shows is Italy’s biggest elephant in the room: diversity, and a total lack thereof.