Stay-at-home moms acquire thick skin
STRATHMORE — Before the bra-burning era of the 1960s, the vast majority of women stayed home with the kids while the male breadwinner went off to work.
Many weren’t happy, and demonstrated as much with picket signs and undergarment bonfires. They wanted to go to work, earn some bread in the form of hard cash.
They won the right to work outside home, and a new army of working women took on a new attitude: ridicule of the women who chose to stay home. Read more…