Our Concepts of Family Are Expanding, and Our Laws Need to Catch Up

In an important article, “When 8 adults and 3 children are family,” Hugh Ryan reviews many of the ways that contemporary Americans are creating family, and argues that laws should be rewritten to reflect how Americans are actually living. He interviewed Sarah Wright, UE Chair of the Board of Directors, who lamented that “the state still defines the family.” Read the entire Daily Beast story here.

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