Caregivers really keep America safe

By Kate Duva The word economy comes from the Greek word oikos, for home — and the economy would collapse without domestic care workers, who are the invisible fuel of our economy, doing the work at home that makes it possible for others to go out and do all other work. There are few jobs as essential […]

Mom Power and Paid Leave

Thursday, April 6, 2017 In this new Moms Pump Here post, Valerie Young, JD., public policy analyst and Outreach Director for the Caring Economy Campaign, discusses the need for more caring economic policies that values the contributions of women and mothers. What’s holding women back from achieving a status equal with men in every level […]

Women & Money: Dr. Eisler interview on REALTalk

In her March 29, 2017 radio interview for REALTalk on Voice of Vashon, Riane Eisler outlines steps to an economy that values human dignity, caring practices, and our environment. Crucial questions Eisler answers include: Why have women been at an economic disadvantage in both capitalist and socialist systems? What can we do to change this? […]