A Vigorous Defense of The Right to Have Kids, Whether You Can “Afford” To Or Not
Ester Bloom

F$cking nobody can afford kids.

Two parent family, upper middle class incomes, health insurance, none of that matters if one cancer diagnosis comes along. Poof. There go your savings, income and security.

So maybe the folks lucky enough to parent kids who haven't received that diagnosis can spend more time thanking their lucky stars that they've only ever had crises they CAN afford… Because, trust, there are crises out there that nobody can afford.