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The Marissa Mayer Controversy: Let’s Shift the Conversation from Mud Slinging to Caregiving

By Estelle Sobel Erasmus
Marissa Mayer's decree leaked last week --that employees of Yahoo could not work remotely or from home started a feeding frenzy of posts, commentary and of course, discourse; some extremely hostile toward mothers. To paraphrase, many of the comments postulated that allowing mothers the flexibility to work from home was akin to having the company subsidizing childcare for these women. Others said women make the choice to have … Continue Reading ››