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The American Government Once Offered Widely Affordable Child Care ... 77 Years Ago

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The 99% Invisible City With Roman Mars

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The number of women in the workforce overtook men for a brief period earlier this year. But the uncomfortable truth is that in their homes, women are still fitting into stereotypical roles of doing the bulk of cooking, cleaning and parenting. It's another form of systemic inequality within a 21st century home that the pandemic is laying bare. Malte Mueller/fStop/Getty Images hide caption

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A New DAWN On Broadway

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Ellen Griffin is a single mom with two kids in Birmingham, Ala. Tamika Moore for NPR hide caption

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'Incredibly Scary': Single Moms Fear Falling Through Holes In Pandemic Safety Net

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The Case Against Google

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Why Women Are Leaving The Workforce

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Open enrollment is about to start for those buying private insurance off state or federal exchanges. PhotoAlto/Frederic Cirou/Getty Images hide caption

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