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If I ruled the world: Irvine Welsh

Put women in charge and grant England independence

By Serena Kutchinsky   May 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“There is a certain elegance in accepting that anything goes”

© Richard Chambury/Rex

The first thing I would do as ruler would be to set up an all-female government. Aside from myself there would be no men in power at all. The patriarchy has failed miserably, and it’s time for a fresh approach. There has always been the odd woman who assumes masculine characteristics in order to succeed, such as Margaret Thatcher, but it would…

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