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.



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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