Kelsey. Devoted to Doctor Who, thrift stores, music, art, hipsters, Charlie, Holden, socks, human rights, thai food, movies, sunflowers, sweaters, beards, random dance parties, tattoos, french films, Andy Warhol, poetry, math, russian dolls, sacagawea, and all things hilarious. oh hai.
“Female job applicants with children are 44 percent less likely to be hired for a job than are childless women with similar qualifications. Fathers, by contrast, are 19 percent MORE likely to be hired than are comparably qualified men without children.”
"Getting a Job: Is there a Motherhood Penalty?" American Journal of Sociology, 2007 (via checkprivilege)
The answer to the question is yes.