The Common Good

Sharon Jayson

Blog Posts by Sharon Jayson

Posted by Sharon Jayson 32 weeks 5 days ago
Nearly three in five births to unmarried women across the United States were to women living with their partner — marking the first time a majority of these births were to women in cohabiting...
Posted by Sharon Jayson 1 year 4 weeks ago
National attention on a proposed Arizona law allowing business owners to deny service for religious reasons to gay people signals how attitudes on social issues have shifted dramatically in recent...
Posted by Sharon Jayson 1 year 7 weeks ago
The abortion rate in the U.S. has dropped to its lowest level since the procedure became legal in 1973, according to a new data analysis that reflects a 13 percent decline in both the...
Posted by Sharon Jayson 1 year 27 weeks ago
The invitations are in the mail. Jennifer Beltz and T.J. Gurski of Commerce Township, Mich., are defying the odds — they’re taking the plunge a second time.“When I got divorced, I said, ‘I’m never...
Posted by Sharon Jayson 1 year 50 weeks ago
Unmarried couples who live together are staying together longer than in the past — and more of them are having children, according to new federal data that details just how cohabitation is...