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Labour to launch childcare taskforce to ‘transform’ early years

Freddie Whittaker

Labour will launch a new childcare taskforce to “transform” early years education in England, Angela Rayner will announce this afternoon in a speech aimed at defying her critics. 453 more words


American women still expected to do most chores, regardless of other work

According to a new study from Indiana University, most Americans still assign household chores along gender lines — even among couples where the woman is the primary or sole breadwinner. 326 more words

Gender Equality

The National Anthem

I would say I was patriotic.

Right now, watching the Olympics, I feel like I am right there cheering on team GB.

One thing I have noticed is how hardly any of our Olympians sing the National Anthem. 390 more words

The World

Male carer perfectly destroys shocking comments made by Andrea Leadsom about men working in care

By Duncan Lindsay
Leadsom made comments which have led to dismay in the care sector (Picture: Reuters)

Andrea Leadsom’s comments which associated male carers with the increased risk of paedophilia have been met with anger and disgust by many – not least of all the men who work tirelessly in the care sector to help children. 707 more words


100 miles per hour

My mind will not stop. It is constantly thinking, ‘You need to get this,’ ‘You need to do that, ‘Did you do that?’ These are normal things, but it is in overdrive at the moment. 425 more words

The World

The Short-Lived New Normal

These three weeks we flip the script. Patrick goes to work downtown with students at the DC Public Library, and I stay home full time with the kids. 198 more words

Family Life

Check "Summer Camp" Off Your List Today! Special Offer Inside!

Summer Break is finally here! It’s time for tons of fun, trips, activities and making new friends at the Y. We’ve got a full lineup of things to do for everyone. 147 more words

The Y