Author:Suzanne Venker

August 23, 2016

Enlightened Women and Neanderthal Men

I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of hearing that American women are an enlightened species while their husbands are nothing but Neanderthals. That is not my story, nor is it the story of any married couples I know. Nevertheless, parents are routinely subjected to the notion that...

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August 12, 2016

A Letter to My Breadwinner Husband

My dearest Bill, The other day, around 3:00pm on a random Wednesday, I was headed to the grocery store to get something to make for dinner. As you know, I've been slacking on the food front for some time and can't seem to get organized the way...

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July 18, 2016

July 13, 2016

How to Stay Married

In a recent Time magazine cover story, entitled "How to Stay Married (and why)," author Belinda Luscombe asks what a modern marriage promises that historical unions didn't. Answer: the possibility of more satisfaction than ever, and the likelihood of more disappointment than ever. What she meant is that we live at...

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July 7, 2016

June 30, 2016

Being female is not oppressive. It’s powerful.

The UK site, Conservative Woman, is a fantastic resource for those who are looking for great content on substantive matters related to the culture. Below is my recent interview with them about my upcoming book and—what else?—feminism. Laura Perrins: Suzanne, thanks for chatting with us. Once...

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June 9, 2016

The Unhappy American Female

This article was originally published at PJMedia. American women, or “Western” women, have robbed Peter to pay Paul. This is the message of Andrea Tantaros' smart new book Tied Up in Knots. This is the same message I’ve championed for years, and I’m thrilled someone younger...

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May 18, 2016

The Truth about Gender Role Reversal

I need to tell you about Karie. Karie wrote to me several years ago after copying and pasting a comment she made online re an article I'd written about gender roles and then emailing those words to me. As a result, she and I had several email exchanges,...

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