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  •  Social security for "stay at home" moms. (5+ / 0-)

    It irks me no end that on the one hand, society tells women to stay home and devote themselves to their families, and yet does not provide in any way for the women who do just that.  No benefits, no health care, no social network of any kind.

    If we were serious about those expectations, we wouldn't make it so fucking difficult for women to do.

    Why is this on the front page?

    by Kaili Joy Gray on Fri Mar 12, 2010 at 06:24:25 PM PST

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    •  Great idea - We should also introduce (1+ / 0-)
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      a measure Europe has - that insurance companies pay when relatives take care of sick people at home. Most are women taking care of parents, husbands, sick children.

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