Category Archives: Fatherhood

A bit of data on Black children living with their fathers.

As I explained in Black Fathers [Don’t] Matter, the official data on intact families is problematic because both HHS and the US Census are all too eager to count any man mom is shacking up with as the father.  Because of this, … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Data, Fatherhood, Illegitimacy | 132 Comments

Black Fathers [Don’t] Matter.

With the riots in Baltimore one of the issues being discussed is the breakdown of the Black family.  Phillip Bump at the Washington Post tackles this very question in Rand Paul cites a ‘lack of fathers’ in Baltimore. Here’s what the data … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Data, Denial, Fatherhood, Foolishness | 202 Comments

On exceptions and rules.

Dr. Helen kindly linked to my previous post in: Is Imprisoning Men for Child Support a Way for the Government to Destroy Traditional Marriage? In the discussion of her post I made a point I’m not sure I have made directly … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Denial, Fatherhood, Foolishness, Motherhood | 335 Comments

Debtors prisons are an essential tool of our new public policy.

Earlier this month Christopher Mathias at Huffington Post connected the Walter Scott case to our new family model in: One-Eighth Of South Carolina Inmates Were Jailed Over Child Support Payments. Walter Scott Was One Of Them. But Scott, who was … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence, Fatherhood, Feminists, Threatpoint, Weak men screwing feminism up, Welfare | 170 Comments

Insensitive

In the discussion of What is closeness? I pointed out that the Sensitive Elliot clip does an excellent job of showing that what we culturally think of as “sensitive” really isn’t sensitive at all.  Elliot is oblivious the entire time, … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Closeness, Fatherhood, Feminists, Game, Headship, Manliness, Marriage, Motherhood | 454 Comments