Payment for caring work


WHEREAS 21.6% of US children live in poverty, more than in any other major industrialized country; and

WHEREAS mothers are the primary caregivers...

Support Resources for Mothers and other Caregivers
Every Mother is a Working Mother

In this Presidential election year, the debate on whether or not being a mother is work has emerged. President Obama has said that being a mother is the hardest job there is, and Mitt Romney defending his wife said “every mother is a working mother.”

And indeed being a mother...


Invest in Caring Not Capitalism 
The Wages for Housework Campaign
40 years on

Saturday & Sunday 28-29 April 2012 
11 – 6 pm

Crossroads Women’s Centre 
25 Wolsey Mews, Kentish Town
London NW5 2DX



Selma James on Unwaged Labor and Decades-Long Struggle to Pay Housewives

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