A group of women reflect – brood – over their “careers” twelve years out.
Filed under financial crisis, Striking lawyers
Super, it made me smile. Great visual montage of then and now – simple but effective. But why did you put “careers” in inverted commas? Do I detect a hint of cynicism?? Were not all these women pretty stellar? Do only women “brood”? One of them did say that you don’t often hear men ruminating on how they are going to balance career and family….. Kudos to these women.
No offense intended on the career thing. We just comment frequently on careerism over here, and how it is a factor in systemic abuses.
Like in this post.
Do you mean towards women in law, or are there other broader issues? Is there a particular thread where this is discussed on here?
No, it’s a broader issue. Or maybe a separate issue. It seemed to be the focus of that New York Times piece, and the women portrayed in it, so that’s why I mentioned it.
I put a link in that last response. But in case for some reason you can’t see it, here it is:
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