Colleen Carroll Campbell has this short piece about the false dichotomy outlined in a Census Bureau publication regarding the demographic composition of stay-at-home moms. The Bureau does not take into account the many women who are highly educated who choose to stay at home or move to part-time situations to raise children. The Bureau’s analysis is unsurprising, of course, from a purely economic standpoint, and also in light of modern society’s prejudice toward production and away from the family.

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