Carrie Lukas
Carrie Lukas
Carrie Lukas

Carrie L. Lukas is the managing director of the Independent Women’s Forum. Lukas is the co-author of Liberty Is No War on Women, and the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Women, Sex, and Feminism, which was published by Regnery Publishing in May 2006. She is also a contributor to and the vice president for policy and economics at the Independent Women’s Voice. Lukas’s commentaries have appeared in numerous newspapers, including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Washington Post, and USA Today. Before joining IWF, she worked on Capitol Hill as the senior domestic policy analyst for the House Republican Policy Committee. She is a graduate of Princeton University and Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. She currently lives with her husband and five children in Berlin, Germany.

Inside Democrats’ Plan To Indoctrinate Your Toddlers In Preschool

Parents disgusted with public schools’ failures should reject the idea of putting the government in charge of daycare and preschool.

Democrat Bill Would End Flexible Work, Force Every American Into The Same Old 9-5

The biggest costs of the PRO Act won’t be borne by employers and businesses. It will be the workers who have less freedom and flexibility to decide how they want to earn a living.

Why Running Parent Leave Through Social Security Is The Smartest Live Option

Those supporting the Social Security paid leave approach think this could be our best, most realistic option and reshape how the public thinks about government and our public safety net.

Opposing Female Mutilation Should Be Something All Americans Can Unite Behind

We should be able to speak with one voice on this: Women and girls everywhere deserve basic human rights and to be free from violence and exploitation.

If You Have Lots Of Kids, Don’t Take People’s Curious Comments Too Seriously

When people ask me questions or make comments about my five kids, I understand why. Many are asking about a path not taken, or one that they are toying going down, but worry about the unknowns.

Sorry, Secret: Women Shouldn’t Sweat The Wage Gap

Rather than assuming the wage gap is proof our workplaces are intractably sexist, women should recognize that the choices we make will determine how high we rise.

Barbra Streisand Is Wrong: Hillary Is Unpopular Because Of Her Record, Not Her Gender

Sexism is Hillary Clinton’s biggest asset.

Government Should Help Parents, Not Daycare Providers

Most parents prefer to care for their own children or informal childcare arrangements with family and friends. Government shouldn’t make any childcare choices more difficult or expensive.

Men Can Be Pigs; We Knew This Before The Latest ‘Damsel In Distress’ Video

Our first line of defense should be making sure young women know this about men, too.

It’s Okay To Tell Your Daughter She’s Pretty

A recent ad about why girls don’t become engineers is misleading.