Why is the world building on the backs of women?

boone County, Maine, was one of the earliest cities to adopt mandatory maternity leave policies.The city of Boone also had a law passed in 1851 requiring mothers to work at least two years before their children were born, and women could not be required to work in their children’s daycare.The law was subsequently amended to […]

Why you should go into mining for the gold in Oregon

In 2014, a federal judge ruled that mining gold was not illegal, but the U.S. Department of the Interior reversed itself, saying it was illegal to mine gold in certain areas of the Pacific Northwest.Now, Oregon is looking to get rid of that outdated law.The mining of gold in the Oregon Panhandle, known as the […]