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Maternity Leave

  1. ask a boss
    ‘My Boss Expects People to Work While They’re on Vacation’There can be real power in numbers, so if you can, get your co-workers on board with a strategy.
  2. parenthood
    What’s the Cradle Act — and Is It Better Than Nothing?A newly proposed family-leave policy would have parents borrow money from retirement to help finance time off after the birth or adoption of a child.
  3. ask a boss
    ‘How Do I Announce My Pregnancy at Work?’It’s okay if your plans aren’t set in stone yet.
  4. my two cents
    How to Take Maternity Leave When You’re a FreelancerIt can feel like uncharted territory when you’re your own boss.
  5. ask a boss
    Everything You Need to Know About Maternity Leave in the U.S.How it works, what your employer is required to offer, and more.
  6. pregnancy
    Pre-Baby Maternity Leave Is the Strangest VacationIt’s the last chance to [fill in the blank] before the baby comes.
  7. senate rules
    Why Senator Tammy Duckworth Says She Can’t ‘Technically’ Take Maternity LeaveShe thinks her situation “is going to change some Senate rules.”
  8. work
    Here’s the Worst Way to Ask About Maternity Leave in an InterviewLindsay McCormick says she was asked if she planned on “getting knocked up immediately like the rest of them.”
  9. shelf improvement
    8 Great Books to Read While You’re Stuck NursingThe books I devoured while hormonal and sleep-deprived.
  10. bearing children
    The Parenting Practices That Aren’t Bougie IndulgencesBreastfeeding and parental leave aren’t like expensive sandwiches.
  11. how i got this baby
    The Woman Fired During Her Maternity LeaveThis week’s How I Got This Baby.
  12. The Number of American Women Taking Maternity Leave Hasn’t Changed in 22 YearsAnd half of all women are still not getting paid leave.
  13. taking care of business
    Don’t Hide Your Maternity LeaveTalking to Anna Sale, host of Death, Sex, and Money, about not wanting to disappear after she had a baby.
  14. my two cents
    How Can I Survive Maternity Leave Without Going Broke?Paying for diapers when your leave isn’t fully paid.
  15. maternity leave
    Ex-Creative Director for Ivanka Trump Says Company Had No Maternity-Leave PolicyMarissa Velez Kraxberger helped create #WomenWhoWork but had to fight “long and hard” for maternity leave.
  16. revolving door
    Report: Seventeen EIC on Maternity Leave FiredTan had been at the magazine for about two years.
  17. Trump Designers Don’t Get Paid Maternity LeaveThe optics here are not great.
  18. Men Are Acting Like Babies About Paternity LeaveWah, wah. Too freaking bad.
  19. maternity leave
    Donald Trump Thinks Pregnancy Is an ‘Inconvenience’ to BusinessesHe said it in a 2004 interview unearthed today by NBC.
  20. you’ve got to be kid-ding me
    Maternity Leave Isn’t a Break From WorkA New York Post writer misses the point, just like almost everyone else.
  21. The Sad State of Maternity LeaveShe had to go back to work three weeks after her son was born or risk losing her job. 
  22. In SF, Businesses Must Offer Paid Family LeaveIt’s the first city in the States to mandate paid leave.
  23. 4 Facts That Prove Maternity Leave in the U.S. Is a Total DisasterGet it together, America.
  24. all politics are local
    New York Just Created a Revolutionary New Family-Leave PolicyWomen and men will both be entitled to 12 paid weeks off.
  25. the time is now
    Why Is Maternity Leave So Terrible in This Country?A new documentary from Broadly investigates. 
  26. The Army Bumps Paid Maternity Leave to 12 WeeksBut the Navy and Marines face maternity-leave cuts. 
  27. motherhood
    How You’ll Actually Spend Your Maternity LeaveBinge-watching The Sopranos.
  28. oh mama
    The Pope and Netflix Like Maternity Leave for the Wrong ReasonsIf it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. 
  29. Company Favors Maternity Fashion Over LeaveHey, who wants to go shopping?
  30. fatherhood
    Men, Stop Pretending You’re the Only Ones Scared of ParenthoodBabies are universally terrifying, okay?
  31. benefits
    Allentown Prostitution Ring Offered Excellent Maternity LeaveBut might have still been sex-trafficking.
  32. career politics
    The Maternity Leave Arms RaceMarissa Mayer returns to work next week. Are working moms overcompensating?