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Did Your Parents Love You Too Much?

Is It Really That Funny?!

The balance parents and children must find between too much protection and too much freedom is a challenging balance. Always making sure the kids are happy, buffered from discomfort, guided to make the right decision… is a lot of work, but for whose benefit? The parents get burnt out and frustrated, and the kids are […]

It Doesn’t Pay to Be a Man

During the first half of the twentieth century...

In her New York Times article “The Declining Demand for Men”, Nancy Folbre says there is something that makes this recession unique for men: The Great Recession has sometimes been dubbed the Mancession because it drove unemployment among men higher than unemployment among women. Because men tend to work in more cyclical industries than women, […]