Happy Father’s Day – wherein I have a grump!

Every year on March 8th, affronted, self-righteous nobbers bombard social media questioning when International Men’s Day is… There’s a factual answer to that question (19 November) and an honest one (the other 364). Similarly with Father’s Day, if you were feeling mischievous, ignorant and dull you might ask when Mother’s Day is, and again, there’s […]

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More hands to rock the cradle – The Economist backs extending paternity leave provision

There are no great revelations in this article from the Economist about paternity and maternity leave, and it is quite US-centric (where as we all know, parental leave provision is absolutely, utterly pathetic), but it is interesting for two reasons. First of all, seeing the traditionally libertarian and laisez-afire Economist back paying parents to stay […]

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