The TV presenter Marcela Vacarezza protested against the former socio-cultural coordinator of the presidency, Irina Karamanos, through social networks, where she used the First lady concept in an article in the media The hills.
The column is about a reflection on the 50 years of the coup, in which he says: “Although I am proud to be part of a political party and my role as First Lady My core identity is that of a citizen and activist who believes passionately in the right of my fellow human beings to live in a country stable democracy“.
Afterwards, Vacarezza stated via X (formerly Twitter): “The First Lady, the She never wanted to be First Lady“.
However, Karamanos replies: “If only those who want to maintain it took it on, it would never happen.” change the institutional role This deprives the state of legitimacy by granting power privileges to presidential couples. And if, culturally they are called “First Lady”.‘”.
“If you want, us We came together to talk. Greetings,” he concluded.
Later, Vacarezza continued to respond to Karamanos, noting that it depends on “what is done with those privileges.”
The debate has been raging since political scientist and partner of President Gabriel Boric dissolved the position as first lady in 2022 because she believed that “exercising power from that role seemed undemocratic to us since it was not an elected office.”