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News Alert: SXU's Jacqueline Battalora quoted on changing role of motherhood in Daily Southtown


Saint Xavier University's (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, was featured in the Friday, May 6 edition of the Daily Southtown. The article focused on the changes and constants in the roles of being a mother and how both impact individuals, families and children. Prof. Battalora was quoted discussing the gender role trends throughout history and the implications those roles have had on a family setting.

Dr. Battalora is a former Chicago police officer and the author of the 2013 book entitled, "Birth of a White Nation: The Invention of White People and Its Relevance Today." Dr. Battalora holds a Ph.D. from Northwestern University and has engaged in anti-racist training since the mid-1990s.