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Latest Salvo Fired in 'Mommy Wars'

loadstar Wrote: Apr 17, 2012 9:30 AM
But Schlafly is RIGHT about the feminist ilk's myopia about the feminist ilk's myopia about the ONLY proper role of women...many women of my generation (now 60ish) later felt jaded (and wrote about it) that they had been sold a ruse/pig in a poke about the ONE AND ONLY path to their happiness and fulfillment. And guvment paying for childcare is simply yet another example of guvment largess, waste and intrusion in our lives.
loadstar Wrote: Apr 17, 2012 9:35 AM
(sorry about data transfer/phrase repeated: "about the feminist ilk's myopia")

Virtually everything said and done in a presidential election year distorts the truth, much like concave and convex mirrors in a carnival attraction alter one's true reflection.

That kind of distortion occurred in the recent dustup over whether women who choose to stay at home can completely understand the economic challenges and personal struggles faced by women who choose, or need, to work outside the home while raising children.

There is no question that professional women receive much more societal validation than "stay-at-home moms." Few magazine covers at the checkout line or full-page ads promoting events and awards to "successful" women,...