Parenting Magazine? Not ReallyBy Donald N.S. Unger
February 03, 2012
I wish the magazine Parenting would just go the full shot and rename itself Mothering; it’s never too late to be honest.
It’s a magazine by women, about women, and for women, with only a few obligatory Man Ghettos, a page or two on which fathers rear their dense and uncomprehending heads. I won’t bore you with comparative page counts or (follow the money!) an analysis of the advertising: more tampons than pickup trucks (and the latter at least can be gender neutral).