Have you heard?
in some small pockets of the world, women call the shots!
l Lugu Lake in China is home to the Kingdom of Women. The tribe have no word for father or husband and take lovers instead of marrying. Property is handed down the female line, and there is no stigma over paternity of children. l On 24 October 1975, 90 per cent of Iceland’s women went on strike and refused to work, cook or look after their children. Today, a feminist agenda is still strong. Strip clubs are outlawed and plans are afoot to ban pornography. l In the Indian state of Meghalaya, tradition dictates that the youngest daughter inherits all the property. But men are addressing this ‘inequality’.