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How lucky are we in Canada? Parental leave is not a right in the U.S. #parenthood #YVRMoms

How lucky are we in Canada? Parental leave is not a right in the U.S. #parenthood #YVRMoms

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Fathers will be able to share parental leave from April 2015 (one more reason it's better to be a parent in the UK than the US)

Fathers will be able to share parental leave from April 2015 (one more reason it's better to be a parent in the UK than the US)

Mark Zuckerberg Will Take Two Months of Parental Leave - http://www.wired.com/2015/11/mark-zuckerberg-will-take-two-months-of-parental-leave/

Mark Zuckerberg Will Take Two Months of Parental Leave - http://www.wired.com/2015/11/mark-zuckerberg-will-take-two-months-of-parental-leave/

Traveling parents leave notes wishing kids a good morning, "a reminder that even when I’m far away I still love you, miss you, and am thinking of you!"

Traveling parents leave notes wishing kids a good morning, "a reminder that even when I’m far away I still love you, miss you, and am thinking of you!"

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San Francisco becomes first US city to mandate fully paid parental leave | US news | The Guardian

San Francisco becomes first US city to mandate fully paid parental leave | US news | The Guardian

Working grandparents will be allowed to take time off and share parental leave pay to help care for their grandchildren, the government says.

Working grandparents will be allowed to take time off and share parental leave pay to help care for their grandchildren, the government says.

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Mark Zuckerberg, is taking 2 months of family leave for his newborn.  (beginning of article quote) **Like some other major tech companies, Facebook already offers new parents a parental leave plan considered very generous by US standards. New parents at Facebook can take four paid months off. They receive benefits such as $4,000 for each child born or adopted. (direct quote from the article)

Mark Zuckerberg, is taking 2 months of family leave for his newborn. (beginning of article quote) **Like some other major tech companies, Facebook already offers new parents a parental leave plan considered very generous by US standards. New parents at Facebook can take four paid months off. They receive benefits such as $4,000 for each child born or adopted. (direct quote from the article)

The company has expanded its maternity leave and added leave for new dads. But, for it to work, Amazon will need more than just words.

The company has expanded its maternity leave and added leave for new dads. But, for it to work, Amazon will need more than just words.