Tuesday, 12 August 2008
by Mama HippoI've posted about this topic before, and it's led to some pretty heated discussions. But I'll post about it again because I think it's important.
And also because I think it's utterly ridiculous that the U.S. is THE ONLY developed nation that does not have any sort of paid leave for new mothers.
In fact, the US is one of only FOUR other nations IN THE WORLD who do not have some sort of national paid leave program. The other 3 nations? Papua New Guinea, Swaziland, and Lesotho.
Click below to send a letter to your congressperson to let them know that you support instituting The Family Leave Insurance Act: