The Unfinished Business of Working-class Equality


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When Anne-Marie Slaughter left the U.S. State Department to spend more time with her family and declared, "Women can't have it all," she faced both resentment and gratitude. In a conversation with the foreign-policy analyst, Cristen and Caroline explore the important role of supporting paid and unpaid caregivers as part of the work toward equality.

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Episode Sources and Further Reading:

"Caring Across Generations, Care.com and New America launch the 'Who Cares' coalition to redefine the social and economic value of care and caregiving" http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160614005733/en/Caring-Generations-Care.com-America-Launch-%E2%80%9CWho-Cares%E2%80%9D

"The work that makes work possible" http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/03/unpaid-caregivers/474894/

"The failure of the phrase 'work-life balance'" http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/12/work-life-balance/419361/

"You can't have it all: Princetonians respond" http://scholar.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/slaughter/files/princetoniansrespond.pdf

"Why women still can't have it all" http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2012/07/why-women-still-can-8217-t-have-it-all/9020/

"Anne-Marie Slaughter's 'Unfinished Business'" http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/27/books/review/anne-marie-slaughters-unfinished-business-women-men-work-family.html

"The evolution of Anne-Marie Slaughter" http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/10/anne-marie-slaughter-evolution/410812/

Topics in this Podcast: women in the workplace, lean in, caregiving, family leave, gender