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Diaries published: 24 (15 days since last diary on Sun May 10, 2015 at 06:40 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 24 (15 days since last comment on Sun May 10, 2015 at 06:40 AM PDT)

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Most Recommended Diary: Stop the War on Mothers, 85 comments, 134 recommends

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My husband normally doesn’t participate in the media interviews I do. But three decades ago, when our kids were two and five, a conservative woman wrote an op ed in the local paper declaring all ...
by ellenbravo
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 06:40 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Today Philadelphia becomes the 20th location in the U.S. to enact a law guaranteeing that workers can earn paid sick days. It’s the third time City Council has passed such a measure but the first ...
by ellenbravo
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 05:59 AM PST with 3 Recommends
It had all the trappings of an ALEC-backed attack on democracy: Push out a bill prohibiting local governments from passing workplace protections in their own communities. If all else failed, tack ...
by ellenbravo
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 03:04 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Girshriela Green got involved the day someone called saying he wanted to make a change at Walmart – the corporation that had left her seriously injured from overwork and seriously underpaid. “I ...
by ellenbravo
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2014 at 10:03 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Twenty-one. This number has come to symbolize adulthood. It means good luck in cards. But when it comes to the Family and Medical Leave Act, twenty-one stands for “too damn long” – too little ...
by ellenbravo
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 02:46 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
More than a quarter million New Yorkers got a big boost yesterday when the City Council voted 45-6 to expand its paid sick days law. In a city where “a lot of people are one paycheck away from ...
by ellenbravo
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 12:14 PM PST with 2 Recommends

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