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Daily Archives: January 19th, 2011

Domesticity and Women’s Education

  THERE ARE many arguments that come sailing through the air like so many intellectual frisbees for why traditional motherhood is no longer desirable. One of these arguments is that the domestic role consigns women to stupidity. In other words, before women were careerists, their mental development was neglected. Here is an interesting statistic that suggests otherwise. In 1920, in […]

Are Traditional Sex Roles Obsolete?

   REX WRITES: One thing that puzzles me about your commitment to so-called ‘traditionalist roles’ is that the basis of your commitment seems to be unrelated to certain principles which govern human societies.  By and large, societal roles — including those having to do with gender relations — are conditioned by the pressures which arise […]