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Women shouldn’t give up on fight for work-life balance

I think that Kara Baskin’s article “Having at it on ‘having it all’ ” (G section, Feb. 7) is defeatist (“But who told us we deserved to ‘have it all’ in the first place?”), and it gives businesses a big pass in terms of their part in promoting work-life balance.

America is 29th out of 36 countries in terms of work-life balance, according to the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. That is pathetic.

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