Tag Archives: stay-at-home-wives

Big Changes in the Impact of Childcare on Working Women

“The study shows that a significant percentage of college-educated women whose husbands make more money have the urge to leave their careers.” Continue reading

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“Wives belong at home with the kids”

When someone says, “Wives belong at home with the children,” many people, especially ideological feminists and liberal journalists, go ballistic over the sexism they see directed only at women. Continue reading

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An in-depth look at women’s “pay equity”

“When a man working as a general laborer on a union construction job can support a family, yet a woman working as a waitress or a cashier cannot, we see a problem….” This vision largely explains the impetus behind pay equity. Continue reading

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Why the Ledbetter Fair Pay Act Hasn’t Helped Women (What President Obama and feminist activists don’t want you to know.)

No law yet has closed the gender wage gap — not the 1963 Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, not Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, not the 1978 Pregnancy Discrimination Act, not the 1991 amendments to Title VII, not affirmative action, not diversity, not the countless state and local laws and regulations, not the horde of overseers at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission….. Nor will the Ledbetter Fair Pay Act work. Continue reading

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