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On Balance: The Daddy Track
Washington, District of Columbia / February 18, 2014
Liza Mundy and Ta-Nehisi Coates explored issues of paternity leave, caregiving, and men and women's roles in the families in the first of a series of 2014 events co-hosted by The Atlantic and 6th and I Synagogue.
In the January/February issue of The Atlantic, New America Foundation Director of Work and Family Liza Mundy explores paternity leave as a transformational equalizing force that draws men into the domestic sphere while enabling women to excel at work. Building on the article’s insights, and her larger body of work as a bestselling author, Mundy and The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates probed innovative workplace policies and changing social mores, which together have led us to a new paradigm in which families work across generations and gender to balance financial security with caregiving.
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February 18, 2014
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