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Women Are Taking Over The World

A Hillary Clinton presidency would mean an unprecedented level of women leadership worldwide.

By Sadé Carpenter | July 13, 2016

Who runs the world?

As BBC anchor Katty Kay pointed out on Twitter, a Hillary Clinton victory in November would shift the balance of world power to the ladies.

She points to Theresa May, Angela Merkel, Janet Yellen and Christine Lagarde.

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By January 2017, three of the world's six largest economies could be run by women. That would be a first.

But even in fiction, women reign — like Cersei Lannister in "Game of Thrones." And more are waiting in the wings — like Daenerys Targaryen.

And don't forget the undisputed queen of entertainment — or maybe everything else — Beyoncé.

This video includes images from Getty Images and Petr Dlouhý

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