Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
CONTRIBUTED PHOTOAuthor Rebecca Traister says we still do not have policies that support single women – policies like paid family leave and subsidized day care -- with the result that single women in disproportionate numbers still live below the poverty line.

How the country’s organized

By JULIA F. SWAN in Opinion

There has been a dramatic shift in this country in the past couple of decades toward more people being single, and if and when they marry, marrying at a much later age. But when journalist Rebecca Traister began studying this trend, she found...