by Bryce Covert Posted on May 26, 2014
The actress indicated that her decision to take a year off to be with her children is the only option for working mothers.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 23, 2014
While men and women have less stress at work, women in particular say they're happier there than home.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 8, 2014
So-called "opt-out moms" make up just 1 percent of the country's mothers with young kids.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 9, 2014
A growing share of stay-at-home mothers live in poverty, can't find jobs, and are single.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 14, 2014 Updated: March 14, 2014
Given that many women hold down jobs while also doing most of the housework, they get less free time than men.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 10, 2014 Updated: March 30, 2014
Melissa Harris-Perry, a new mom, shares her thoughts on the challenges that face today's parents and how the U.S. needs to do better by them.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 29, 2014 Updated: January 29, 2014
Sen. Rand Paul discussed the possibility of capping public assistance for women who have children out of wedlock.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 9, 2014
Sen. Marco Rubio claims marriage is the best tool for fighting poverty. Here's what the research says.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 27, 2013 Updated: November 27, 2013
Mothers see a wage penalty compared to childless workers while fathers actually see a benefit.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 5, 2013
Women put in more hours at paid and unpaid tasks and are more likely to run out of time for rest or leisure.