Here in the U.S., they're an oddity on the playground: dads who choose to stay home to take care of their babies.
While many new American fathers take some time off to help out and bond with a newborn, most head back to work after a week or two. Few companies offer paid paternity leave, and there's no federal standard. Fathers in California can take up to six weeks off, but only a quarter of them actually do.
Some fear for their jobs if they take too much time off. Others may be...Full Story