Live-chat: Belinda Luscombe on the End of Alimony

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In this week’s issue, TIME’s Belinda Luscombe looks at the wave of alimony reform sweeping across the U.S. and the women driving the change: the first and second wives who think it’s time for the old rules to go.

Today, from 12:30 PM [ET], Luscombe will be taking over our Facebook page to discuss divorce’s changing future. There are multiple factors in question, as she writes: Should men still have to pay alimony when women can now make (almost) as much as men? And if we abolish alimony, how do older women without job skills get by?

Care to join us? Follow along with the conversation here and let us know what you think.