Paid parental leave should be universal — and actually focused on parents

Democrats’ universal paid parental leave program isn’t either

You’ve probably seen some version of this map from The New York Times arguing that the United States and Papua New Guinea are the only countries in the world that do not have a universal paid leave program for new mothers.

The sense that this is both true and outrageous has driven a lot of the outrage about the possibility that paid leave will be dropped…

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