The statistics are shocking: 55,000 mothers are pushed out of their jobs every year for being pregnant or needing maternity leave.
77% are actively discriminated against and almost half of all working mums say they earn less now than before they had kids.
So how do we end maternity and pregnancy discrimination?
Host Ross Ashcroft is joined by the founder of Pregnant Then Screwed, Joeli Brearly to discuss what how we can end the motherhood penalty.
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