Sharon Lerner

Sharon Lerner is a senior fellow at Demos and the author of The War on Moms: On Life in a Family-Unfriendly Nation. Follow her on Twitter or email her at fastlerner@gmail.com.

The XX Factor
June 28 2012 1:16 PMWhy Women Stand To Gain the Most From the Health Care Decision
Doublex
Feb. 22 2012 12:25 PM“The Help” Gets Its DueNew laws mean domestic workers finally have to be treated like other employees.
Doublex
Sept. 26 2011 4:14 PMKnocked Up and Knocked DownWhy America's widening fertility class divide is a problem.
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2010 5:00 PMYes, You Will Keep Paying for Birth Control
Doublex
May 24 2010 3:34 PMHow Could One of America's Most Sexist Companies End Up on Working Mother's Best 100 List?And what does that say about American employers' glowing reports about their own "family-friendliness"?
The XX Factor
May 6 2010 4:34 PMWill the Pill Be Covered Once Health Care Reform Is Enacted?
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Oct. 6 2009 2:08 PMThe Complicated Calculus of Children and Careers
Doublex
May 22 2012 6:30 AMWhy Are Stay-at-Home Mothers More Depressed?The latest battleground in the war on moms.
Doublex
Dec. 22 2011 7:08 AMIs 40 Weeks the Ideal Maternity Leave Length?Long leaves are good for both babies and mothers, but extra-long leaves may not be, and other surprising lessons from Europe. 
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Jan. 18 2011 10:26 AMThe DIY AbortionTwo new studies on how American women end their own pregnancies.
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Aug. 17 2010 10:03 AMYes, You Can Get Fired After Taking Maternity LeaveThe confusing state of family-leave policies.
The XX Factor
May 7 2010 5:29 PMThe Best Mother's Day Gift
Doublex
Feb. 17 2010 9:33 AMWill Obama Help You Get Decent Child Care?He's the first president to care about it, at least.
The XX Factor
Oct. 5 2009 2:37 PMThe Stresses of Motherhood Affect Non-Mothers, Too