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Men and Women Who Don’t Want Kids — and Get Judged for It

Not wanting kids: sometimes it’s complicated, and other times it really isn’t

Oprah’s 50th birthday, Wikimedia Commons

Not all that long ago, people who did not want kids — women, especially — were reluctant to say so. That’s not so true anymore. Perhaps inspired by books such as Jessica Valenti’s Why Have Kids? from 2012, Meghan Daum’s 2015 anthology…




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Bella DePaulo

Bella DePaulo

“America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience,” according to the Atlantic. Author of “Singled Out.” Harvard PhD

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