Tag Archives: labor

What is empowering?

Female empowerment is a major theme in “The Business of Being Born,” and it is one of the primary focuses of the natural birth movement. Throughout the movie, various women discuss how there is nothing else in the world that … Continue reading

Posted in Big Question Reflection | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Women, the workforce, and the household

This topic of the gender divide in housework and childcare is extremely interesting to me since my parents do not conform to “typical” or “traditional” gender roles.  In my family, it was my dad who took the lower paying job … Continue reading

Posted in Spark Post | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments