A feminist author claims that 'guilt' and 'self-flagellation' are 'sucking the joy out of motherhood,' leaving many women wishing they'd never had kids.

In her provocative new book, 'Why have Kids?' Jessica Valenti says women are being made miserable because the idea of parenting, and of motherhood in particular, is far removed from the often thankless and oppressive reality.


mk:

    I don’t believe that it should involve some kind of suffering or self-sacrifice.

Could you imagine someone saying this about opening a restaurant?


posted by Mindwolf: 2543 days ago