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Archive for September, 2010

The End of Men?

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Earlier this year, women became the majority of the workforce for the first time in U.S. history. Most managers are now women too. And for every two men who get a college degree this year, three women will do the same. For years, women’s progress has been cast as a struggle for equality. But what if equality isn’t the end point? What if modern, postindustrial society is simply better suited to women? A report on the unprecedented role reversal now under way— and its vast cultural consequences.

Hanna Rosin offers some paradigm shaking evidence in this piece from The Atlantic.

Note: it might be best to disregard the headline grabbing title of this article. Silly antics.