Mothers' & fathers' paid work grossly over-stated by daycare proponents

Mothers' & fathers' paid work grossly over-stated by daycare proponents: About 1/2 of mothers and 2/3 of fathers do paid work on an average day June 1, 2017. Patricia Houle, Martin Turcotte, and Michael Wendt. Statistics Canada - report: "Changes…

Exploiting women through childcare

Aug 10, 2016: Financial Post article, Exploiting women through childcare. The Federal government is considering a $500M "child care" subsidy program in order to increase mothers' employment. Is this what women want? Does cheap daycare increase mothers' labour force participation?

Full Equality For Women (broken link)

FULL EQUALITY FOR WOMEN: Funding for family care work embraced by economists and lawyers "every mother is a working mother" Sept 2014 "Setting a wage for homemaking" - Mercatornet (broken link)September 2014 "Taking Unpaid Housework for Granted Is Wrong" -…

Appeal court upholds ruling: Employers must accommodate parents child care obligations

Appeal court upholds ruling: Employers must accommodate parents child care obligations Kids First is working towards a human rights complaint about the definitions of "child care" and "work" that say that child care is not done by parents and is…

SUBSIDIZED DAYCARE = SUBSIDIZED PROFITS = CORPORATE WELFARE (broken link)

SUBSIDIZED DAYCARE = SUBSIDIZED PROFITS = CORPORATE WELFARE: Quebec daycare economists promote the Quebec daycare system because it increases labour supply and thus lowers wages which increases business profits. They also endorse neo-liberal/neo-conservative "trickle down theory" asserting that "eventually" this…

Economist Marilyn Waring on the need to recognize women’s unpaid work.

Economist Marilyn Waring on the need to recognize women's unpaid work. Videos: Making Women's Work Count -- a short interview, and Who's Counting? Marilyn Waring on Sex, Lies and Global Economics -- a full length film by Canada's National Film…

March 8, 2013 International Women’s Day: Hugo Chávez knew that his revolution depended on women

March 8, 2013 International Women's Day - UK Guardian article by Selma James, founder of Wages for Housework, and Nina Lopez of Argentina, founder of Legal Action for Women and joint co-ordinator of the Global Women's Strike: Hugo Chávez knew…