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No Maternity Leave? Only in the US

Maternity Leave and Why the US is the Only Developed Nation Without It

Broadly (2016)

Film Review

Maternity Leave focuses on the failure of the US government to offer working mothers paid maternity leave. 329 more words


Airbnb Co-Founder: Why Fathers Need Parental Leave Too

A couple months ago I became a father for the second time—a boy; I also have a daughter who is two and a half. I’m still new to this, and I’m sure I have a lot to learn, but the experience has already changed me. 597 more words


All entitlements are not equal

We are lucky enough to be experiencing a small baby boom in the Australian climate science research community. A conversation on Twitter a couple of weeks back revealed that parental leave schemes differ greatly between universities in terms of length of pay, flexibility, and accessibility. 593 more words


Week 17 - Day 5

Thank the heavens, there is some hope in this world. In the midst of worry that I will have abandon my child at 6 months, Dave came home with some wonderful news! 80 more words

Month 4

White House Proposes Paid Family Leave Plan

Contributed by Suzanne Newcomb, June 12, 2017

The proposed budget released by the White House in May includes a plan to provide new parents with up to six weeks of paid leave to bond with a new child. 378 more words

Paid Leave

The is a change to Paid Parental Leave taking effect this week.

1st of June Change to Parental Leave.

From this week parents who want to receive parental leave payments can choose to first use other types of paid leave they’re entitled to, eg: 159 more words