Whenever Zuzana Caputova rode a revolution of outrage within the murder of a journalist in order to become president of Slovakia in March, many progressives in neighbouring Czech Republic seemed on with envy.
In the end, the 45-year-old ecological attorney had increased from obscurity to beat populists and nationalist competitors — all men. If a female could do this in Slovakia, certainly the time ended up being suitable for a “Czech Caputova” too, they stated.
“The 2nd that a potential ‘Czech Caputova’ is spotted, she’ll be thrust right into a challenge for the presidency, ” said Adela Horakova, legal counsel for the Jsme Fair organisation that is non-governmental which campaigns for equal wedding legal rights for the LGBT community. Continuer la lecture