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Breadwinner

The person who provides most or all of the income for his/her household. Stereotypically, the husband/father of a family is the breadwinner in the United States and other Western countries. However, the feminist movement in the mid-20th century and increases in the cost of living have resulted in many homes having two breadwinners. Other households have a single breadwinner of either sex out of choice or necessity.
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Contact Mike on 07776 092 723 or Dave on 07843 677 972 BREAD WINNERS Players from the under-10, under-12 and under-13 girls' teams at Leam Rangers FC (above and below) show off their new strips provided by sponsors the Allied Bakers Union.
Why is it that families are now expected to have two bread winners to gain some semblance of the American dream?
Successful men will go on being largely irrelevant to their families' lives, except as bread winners.
Bread Winners suddenly found itself the focal point of a national story about Rocker, who claimed he had been badgered and pestered by other customers, and the homophobia of pro athletes.
In some countries they are bread winners, Often called upon to deal with death, left as orphans to fend alone, & look after siblings.
A spokesman for the striking binmen said: "What we would like is someone from the public works committee to come and explain how we - bread winners of families - how we are supposed to live with these cuts.
It must be remembered that we, the tax payers,must support all those families while their bread winners remain idle.
In so doing they tore the heart out of many local communities, they tore miner from miner, they set family against family when those families' bread winners stood proud against Thatcher/Conservative oppression, fighting for the only livelihood they had ever known.