Usually my radio is tuned to NPR and I listen to it every day during my commute to and from work. I really enjoy it and there are some days where I just sit in the parking lot at work while I’m getting all teared up over a Story Corps story. Contrast that with the fact that the most played song on my iPod is “Peter Piper” by Run DMC and you’ll understand a little more about what makes me tick.
Anywho… I didn’t get to hear this interview live but I ran across it on the web. The Wage Gap Between Moms, Other Working Women : NPR. In this interview host Michel Martin discusses the gap between working mothers and other working women with University of New Mexico economist Kate Krause; Dina Bakst of A Better Balance, a workplace rights organization; and Dawn Porter, founder of Trilogy Films and a mother of two.
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