Pregnancy, A Fireable Offense

Today we will take a trip down memory lane and read about what life was like for women in the 1960’s.

Can you imagine pregnancy being a fireable offense? How about job security hinging on your weight or the softness of your hands? What if you couldn’t open a bank account or establish a line of credit unless you had a husband to cosign for you? What if you had the grades to attend a school like Princeton, but your gender kept you on the other side of those hallowed, ivy-covered halls?

It was not so long ago that this was the reality for women. If you’re 45 or older, you were born into this world. Read more.



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Posted on January 12, 2015, in Research, Writing Tips and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Pregnancy, A Fireable Offense.

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