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Equal Parenting

What Dads Really Want This Father's Day

Lori Nishiura Mackenzie | Posted 08.17.2013 | Impact
Lori Nishiura Mackenzie

Although many might think we've moved beyond our historical reluctance to value fathers' parenting, the reality isn't so rosy. By narrowly defining their value by how much money dads' make, we not only diminish fathers, but we also short-change society.

Mr. Mom Has (Apparently) Died

Lisa Belkin | Posted 03.25.2013 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

It should be noted that this is not the first time Mr. Mom's death has been announced. Apparently previous reports were somewhat exaggerated because, well, we are still talking about him right now, aren't we?

Today's Dad: A Portrait In Data

Lisa Belkin | Posted 08.14.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

What is the measure of a man? At this time of year, every group with a clip board and a calculator (okay, a keyboard and a data processing program) is digging in to measure men -- fathers in particular -- just in time for their big day.

Peaceful Revolution:Who Does She Think She Is? How Far We Really Are From Equal Parenting

Astri von Arbin Ahlander | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Astri von Arbin Ahlander

The stigma against mothers that prevails throughout the working world seems exceptionally strong in the art world, which is notoriously difficult to penetrate to begin with.

Obama and Ant Traps: the Feminist Candidate

Susan Neiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan Neiman

Feminists who see Obama as just another guy need to look closer. His family is what the best of modern middle America is trying to be -- and they acknowledge that they're still trying to figure it all out too.