Feb 23, 2021
Join Allyson and Tiffany in this week's episode where they will
be talking about Ted Cruz's trip to Cancun, working women, child
care and the church, the Breaking Down Patriarchy podcast, and as
always, they will share a spotlight of an inspiring sister.
Ted Cruz goes to
"Enough Already: How The Pandemic is Breaking Women"
New York Times article where VP Kamala Harris calls the 2.5 million
women who have left the workforce during the pandemic a "national
Countries for Raising Kids in 2020 (U.S. News and World
The Nuclear Family Was a Mistake (article in The Atlantic by David
Hanks TEDx talk, "The Costs of Idealizing Motherhood"
Church opposed Equal Rights Amendment
The Honored Place of Women
WHAT YOU CAN DO
- Read the article
Affordability Crisis Hits LDS Homes” by Natalie
Brown. She has some really
interesting thoughts on how the church can move forward to adapt to
the changing world we are living in, including perhaps subsidizing
quality child care the way they do education.
- Work on recognizing your own privilege if you
have it, and seeing/validating/acknowledging the people who may not
be able to achieve the same standard of living as you do, or have
the same choices that you do. Think about ways you can support
people who need it on a personal level without making your charity
the focus. Google “white saviorism” and “white
- Advocate publicly and vocally for more women to
be in more places of power where decisions are made that affect
women and families.
Glisten Dishwasher Cleaner
Breaking Down Patriarchy
WEI purifying mud
- Chocolate chip banana nut bread recipe (DM me
on IG if you want the recipe!)
An Inspiring Sister
Barbara Smith Conrad