Glosswitch is a feminist mother of three who works in publishing.
A recent study into the impact California’s Paid Family Leave has found that men are far more likely to take leave if their child is male and/or firstborn.
Women’s hatred of their bodies is such an everyday phenomenon that we pay no heed to just how deeply it cuts into our sense of self.
If we care at all about men and boys – and if men and boys care about themselves – it’s time to drop the pretence.
Men are allowed to age. Women are not.
A campaign targeting mothers' insecurities about breastfeeding, rather than a squeamish general public, reveals society's neuroses about breasts.
Your friends on social media may scoff, but sharing your experience of raising a child is a feminist, and fundamentally human, act.
This proposal sends the message that care work isn’t just a private matter; it’s an equality issue, and one with which we all need to engage.
I have grown uneasy with the pressure to validate mental illness by analogy with the physical.
Performative bad parenting is clearly a privilege not everyone can afford.
To become a mother is to leap, definitively, onto the side of the carers, with no possibility of turning back.
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