Category Archives: Child Support

You better do as she says, or she’ll take away your kids.

In response to A dangerous truth, commenter Anonymous Reader challenged my assertion that as a sociology professor, Wilcox had to understand that there are public policy reasons fathers are being kicked out of their children’s lives.  For reference, here is … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce, Fatherhood, Infogalactic, Marriage, National Marriage Project, Threatpoint, Turning a blind eye, W. Bradford Wilcox | 268 Comments

A dangerous truth.

The Institute for Family Studies has an essay by Professor W. Bradford Wilcox, titled Marriage Facilitates Responsible Fatherhood.  According to the editor’s note the essay is an abbreviated version of Wilcox’s testimony to he House Ways and Means Committee for … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Fatherhood, Feminists, Marriage, National Marriage Project, National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, Replacing Marriage, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives, W. Bradford Wilcox | 183 Comments

She almost had him.

The Blast has a post about a man who is having second thoughts about adopting his soon to be ex wife’s daughter. He then apparently told his wife that he was afraid to adopt their daughter because 1. he’d have … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Fatherhood | 213 Comments

Should we fine tune our replacement of marriage?

Workingmother.com has a post up about the question of whether men should be able to legally opt out of fatherhood: The woman said the idea came from a friend—a woman who had a child out of a friends-with-benefits situation with … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Chivalry, Illegitimacy, Marriage, Replacing Marriage, Romantic Love | 216 Comments

Incentives matter.

The U.S. and our allies won the Cold War in part because we had a far superior economic system.  The Soviets relied on a quota system enforced by threats of imprisonment.  The U.S. and its allies on the other hand … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Disrespecting Respectability, Dr. Helen, Economics, Fatherhood, Instapundit, Patriarchal Dividend, Replacing Marriage, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 397 Comments