The loneliness of women's emotional labour and what we can do about it

Tapestry

Author Gemma Hartley spent years managing her household. All that extra work - the emotional labour needed to keep her husband and three kids comfortable - was going unacknowledged and undervalued ... till she hit her breaking point. Writer Stephen Marche shares the male perspective on emotional labour from a household where his wife is the chief breadwinner.

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