Netflix’s Maid. Solving Child Care.
In this episode, Dan shares an essay detailing thoughts on Netflix’s Maid. We jump down a wormhole into the problems with the financial cost of raising kids in the U.S. Does the cost of living necessitate a 2 income household for parents? What position does that put people who are in abusive or unhealthy partnerships? How do you rely on a system that offers help, but it isn’t quite enough? What do new parents do when they don’t have the help of family or a support structure?