4 Laws That Are Putting American Moms At Risk
By Annamarya Scaccia
By law, parents aren’t protected in the United States. The country lacks universal paid leave that would make taking care of their families a lot easier. Also absent from federal law is legislation that would close the gender wage gap or provide strong workplace protections. There’s also the lack of state laws protecting LGBTQ parents from discrimination. But there are also laws on the books that harm moms and dads in the United States. In fact, here are four laws that are putting American moms at risk.