Bryce Covert is a contributor at The Nation and a contributing op-ed writer at the New York Times. Her writing has also appeared in the Washington Post, the New Republic, New York Magazine, Slate, and others, and she won a 2016 Exceptional Merit in Media Award from the National Women’s Political Caucus. She has appeared on ABC, CBS, MSNBC, NPR, and other outlets.
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It's important for women to have access to egg freezing if they want it, but it's a terrible solution to the fact that our society makes it so hard to parent and work.
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