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17 Times Men Have Had Objective, Constructive Discussions About Women

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1. In light of some, uh, recent events, we should take a moment to appreciate the diverse range of experts dedicated to making important global decisions about women.

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Thank you, sweet babes, for doing what we can't.

2. Who better to discuss abortion and women's rights in Poland than this expertly selected group of politicians?

From a scene on Polish TV: politicians talk about abortion law (with no woman present)

Twitter: @olacicho

Thank you for not being overcome by emotion on live TV.

3. Millions of women watched in awe as veep candidates, Pence and Kaine, engaged in enthralling debates on the morality of abortion.

They're so well versed in the matter there really isn't anyone better to ask.
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They're so well versed in the matter there really isn't anyone better to ask.

4. And the 14 male CEOs who made up this entire women's empowerment panel in Mumbai certainly have the right idea for achieving change.

5. We wouldn't want to get in the way of these world leaders discussing the Syrian crisis in Paris.

The war in Syria actually doesn’t affect women at all.
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The war in Syria actually doesn’t affect women at all.

6. Climate change doesn't affect women so who cares about having them at the World Climate Change Conference?

Women are floatier, that's just science.
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Women are floatier, that's just science.

7. There were probably no issues affecting women raised at the Geneva Conference on Cyprus this year, or they definitely would have invited more of them.

Where are the women??#ConferenceOnCyprus #Cyprus

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8. And when these representatives of liberal Hollywood tackled the issue of breaking barriers for minorities, we knew progress was finally coming.

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Don't fret, Seth Rogen and the stoner elite will save us all.

9. Women are responsible for half of the food production in developing countries, but these guys did a great job of hosting a panel on agriculture.

10. And the forum to improve gender equality across corporate Australia actually invited not one, but two women to participate this year.

The forum to improve gender equality across corporate Australia is so woke.
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The forum to improve gender equality across corporate Australia is so woke.

11. After Bush signed the Violence Against Women act in 2006, this celebratory picture of women's rights champions was captured.

*finger guns* the women of the world are thankful 2 u
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*finger guns* the women of the world are thankful 2 u

12. Want to have an impartial discussion on maternity laws? These guys on the German federal cabinet are the ones for you.

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Women would be too biased to talk about maternity laws.

13. And who is more qualified than three men to answer questions regarding motherhood following a government claim that "women who don't have children are deficient"?

Women are also too biased to talk about women.
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Women are also too biased to talk about women.

14. These church leaders discussing the possibility of women ordaining unions are the best of the best for the job.

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Twitter: @spectrummag

They are all so objective.

15. And who better than these male Church of England representatives to participate in a vote on allowing women to become bishops?

Look at all those impartial faces!
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Look at all those impartial faces!

16. These men in New Delhi who gathered to protest against a bill for women's rights almost certainly had selfless motivations.

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17. And finally, here are the brave men who argued that women's suffrage would actually be detrimental for women and their rights.

Sorry it didn't work out, kind princes.
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Sorry it didn't work out, kind princes.