What do the United States, Lesotho, Swaziland, and Papua New Guinea Have in Common?

I’ll give you one guess. Or I’ll just insert this awesome (as in horribly depressing yet visually helpful) infographic into the post. That’s right, American friends. We have the honor of being the only developed country to not mandate that new mothers (not to mention fathers) get paid leave. Many developing countries do a better job.So if you’re thinking of starting a family and starting a career in the United States, think again. Check out the HuffPost article Paid Parental Leave: U.S. vs. The World

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