Slovenia Balkans Women in Politics

March 4, 2013 - 6:29 AM
In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 file photo, Slovenian opposition leader Alenka Bratusek attends the parliament session in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Women in the Balkans are leading a political revolution. Historically given little say in the politics of the conservative region, they are increasingly taking top leadership posts, signaling that the traditional rules are changing as Balkan countries shake off their war pasts and move toward membership in the European Union.(AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File)