Family, Gender, Social Problems

Japan’s Working Mothers: Record Responsibilities, Little Help From Dads. Men in Japan do fewer hours of housework and child care than in any of the world’s richest nations. That keeps women from getting better jobs and holds back the economy. Image: Kazuko Yoshida doing the family’s laundry after dinner. By Motoko Rich Feb. 2, 2019

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Gender, Media

Male journalists ignore female peers on Twitter, study shows. Men’s domination of online political debate leaves women struggling to be heard. by Jim Waterson Media editor Sun 24 Jun 2018. Male journalists reply to each other 91.5% of the time, according to the study. Male journalists dominate online political discussion because they mainly interact with other men and ignore women, according to a study of American political reporters.

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