Conventional wisdom says that venting is cathartic and that we should never go to bed angry. But couples who save disagreements for scheduled meetings show the benefits of a more patient approach to conflict.
“Our boyfriends, our significant others, and our husbands are supposed to be No. 1. Our worlds are backward.”
Where parenting norms have gone, the availability of infant-friendly facilities has followed.
When men enter a female-heavy field, perceptions of women don’t improve—perceptions of the job do.
Government-run childcare was crucial in enabling women’s employment during World War II, but today the program has largely been forgotten.