Insights for 9-23-20

"The caregiving responsibilities outside of work are falling heavier on women than on men, and the retail sector in particular is one where you generally don’t have a lot of control over your schedule, which can lead to a real crunch."

Emily Martin, vice president for education and workplace justice at the nonprofit National Women’s Law Center, commenting to The New York Times for its recent story, “As School Begins, Mothers Working Retail Jobs Feel Extra Burden.”