Madeleine Kunin certainly knows from women and work. She’s been the governor of Vermont and the Ambassador to Switzerland. Before all that, she did her time as a journalist, a college professor, and an activist. She’s seen the feminist movement go through many permutations, and in her new book The New Feminist Agenda: Defining the Next Revolution for Women, Work and Family, she details out her vision for where feminism should go next. Kunin argues that the movement hasn’t paid quite enough attention to the family, and specifically advocating for policies that allow women (and men) the ability to balance their work lives and their family lives in our hectic, work-focused world.
|By: Amanda Marcotte Sunday May 13, 2012 1:59 pm|
|By: Tula Connell Thursday January 28, 2010 1:30 pm|
When it comes to ensuring working families have the bread-and-butter basics, the United States is an outlier, there’s no doubt.