Mississippi Governor Blames Educational Troubles on Working Mothers

And now for your daily "Stodgy Old White Dude Blaming Working Mothers for Something That is Not Related to Them" (remember how fun last week was?): Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant (R) said today that America's educational problems started when mothers began to work outside of the home. Cool story, bro. » 6/04/13 5:30pm 6/04/13 5:30pm

More and More, Ladies Are the Family Breadwinners (And Loving It)

A new study from the Pew Research Center that analyzed census data found that the number of women who bring home that thick-cut bacon (aka breadwinner moms) is steadily rising; it's at a record 40 percent, up from 11 percent just 50 years ago. If those gaping numbers don't impress you, women report actually wanting… » 5/29/13 11:50am 5/29/13 11:50am

What to Do When You're the Breadwinner in Your Relationship

Mass media has trumpeted a market research study's conclusion that young, single, childless, white women living in cities out-earn their male counterparts. Feminists would love to embrace the results, but, in fact, the analysis has many flaws, including the failure to account for educational differences. That hasn't… » 1/05/12 5:45pm 1/05/12 5:45pm