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  James Questions Women’s Capacity for Leadership at Men-Only Gathering
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AuthorMike Stark
News DateThursday, September 13, 2018 02:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionSpeaking at a men’s-only event earlier this year, Michigan Republican John James questioned women’s capacity for leadership, alleging that “women want men who have been tested” and that men had a “charge to lead.”

“We have an obligation to future generations to make sure that we are operating within the role that we have to lead. And yes that is not politically correct, but men we have a charge to lead and we are failing in that because we are afraid to hurt someone’s feelings,” James said at the Christian Businessmen’s Connection luncheon in Bath, Mich., on May 24.

James followed his suggestion that women should be excluded from positions of leadership by alleging that women in fact prefer to see men serving in leadership roles.
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