She used to believe gender equality existed in Japan – until she gave birth to her first child.
While their husbands and kids spend all of their time at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, stay-at-home moms have seen their work drastically increased with little support from the rest of the family.
Subsidi penitipan anak perlu diterapkan oleh pemerintah untuk mengurangi beban ganda perempuan pekerja.
The gender norm that requires married women to look after the household magnifies the cost for women. As a result, women choose to leave the labor.