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Swedish Men Take Parental Leave – What’s the Situation in the U.S.?

In 1974, Sweden became the first country in the world to replace “maternity leave” with “parental leave,” a small change of words that laid the groundwork to make a world of difference for working mothers in Sweden. In 1995, a … Continue reading

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