How Marriage Has Changed For Wives In Modern America

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American marriage culture has been radically re-envisioned in the 21st century…and that’s had a significant impact on what it means to be a wife these days. That’s according to our guest, who says that as marriage has become more of a choice than a necessity for women, more are opting-out. Yet, messages about marriage and being a wife are everywhere in pop culture. But just how did we get here? This hour, we look at the changing role of marriage and wives in American culture.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Suzanne Leonard Guest

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