Rebecca Gale
Rebecca Gale

Rebecca Gale is a regular contributor to the Better Life Lab and an award-winning journalist covering the nexus of politics and people in Washington. Her work has appeared in the Washington Post, Roll Call, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, and Health Affairs, among other outlets. Follow her on Twitter.

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Feb. 21 2018 12:03 PMPaid Family Leave Finds an Unlikely Ally: InvestorsShareholder resolutions could turn up the heat on American companies to offer more robust and equitable leave policies.
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Jan. 12 2018 10:05 AMWalmart Announces Incomplete Paid Leave Policy for EmployeesMany of the workers who fought for paid leave won’t benefit from the policy they helped win.
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Nov. 16 2017 10:19 AMLooking for Work (and Child Care, Too, Please)
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Oct. 17 2017 9:30 AMWhat Really Helps Women Succeed at Work? Access to Birth Control.
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Jan. 23 2018 1:38 PMHow One Mom Changed Lyft’s Paid Family Leave PolicyAnd the national organizing initiative helping others do the same at their workplaces.
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Dec. 5 2017 1:37 PMSexual Harassers Probably Aren’t the Old Men You Imagine They Are
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Nov. 2 2017 11:53 AMWhere Is the Toughest Place to Report Sexual Harassment? It Might Be Capitol Hill.
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Oct. 10 2017 10:00 AMHow the Women of Amazon Fought for—and Won—a Revolutionary Family Leave Policy