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Brandie Diamond describes herself as a "transgender truck driver/chef/Jill-of-all-trades." But her career in trucking began in the mid-1980s, and she hadn't come out as trans back then. Meg Vogel for NPR hide caption

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What women truckers can tell us about living and working alone

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A commuter wearing a protective face mask looks at her mobile phone in a train arriving at the Central Train Station in Brussels in May 2020. Belgium's new rule addresses the ever-blurry line between work and personal life in the pandemic. Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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To Retain More Parents, The Military Offers A Better Work-Life Balance

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Foreign policy expert Anne-Marie Slaughter poses for a family photo with her husband Andy Moravcsik and their two sons. Courtesy of Penguin Random House hide caption

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'Unfinished Business': When Working Families Can't Do It All

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