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    an unfair system that prevents a woman from progressing in her career because she has a child/children

    Women, while they are less likely to hit a glass ceiling today are still subjected to what she called a “nappy wall,” the choice between career and children.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/12/2012

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