More women leaders needed says Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama says he considers himself a feminist and would like to see more women leaders because he thinks women are often innately more sensitive and peaceful. “I insist that women should carry a more active role,” he said. “If eventually most of the leaders of different nations are female, maybe we’ll be safer.”

Nicholas Kristof, “Kalai Lama Gets Mischievous,” New York Times, July 16, 2015.

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