In 1971, when this photograph was taken, Sonja Davies promoted the idea of a wage for women looking after children at home. This sparked a hostile reaction, and she was accused by many of trying to destroy family life.
Story: Davies, Sonja Margaret Loveday
How to cite this page:
Anne Else. 'Davies, Sonja Margaret Loveday', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6d1/davies-sonja-margaret-loveday/page-3 (accessed 25 January 2020)