The boys were thought of as thugs. Girls, on the other hand, were seen as helpless victims.
It depends on what you think we owe society's worst.
It's meant to inspire people to leave corporate life and do what they love. But what does that mean for the rest of us?
25% of people found it "admirable" when a man took care of his kids. Only 3% thought so about women.
A new wave of solopreneurs are capitalizing on people desperate for self-employment success.
Our government can't distinguish between an employee and a contractor. And that's hurting our freelancers and our future.
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As part of The New Republic's centennial celebration, the articles and analysis of the Next Republic campaign, produced in partnership with Credit Suisse, will explore the key issues set to shape the coming century: work, gender, business, entrepreneurship, identity, and community.