Category Archives: Traditional Conservatives

Ms. Chivalry

Ying Ma bemoans the loss of chivalry in Men Who Don’t Pay (H/T Instapundit): We live in a society where lots of men do not pay. Not only do they fail to pay for the women with whom they go … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Death of courtship, Feminists, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 426 Comments

Hollywood’s hero can’t save the day

IBB linked to an interesting article by Megan McArdle on Bloomberg View: How Hollywood Can Save Our Families.  McArdle points out the enormous disadvantage broken homes create for children and our society.  She proposes having Hollywood use its moral force … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Christian Films, Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, Fatherhood, Feminists, Headship, Traditional Conservatives | 98 Comments

Stanton’s wake-up call.

Ballista74 shared a youtube video where Glenn Stanton of Focus on the Family explains why marriage is important.  The title of the video is “Marriage is a Feminist Institution”, and the caption on youtube reads: “Research shows marriage is what … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Book of Oprah, Church Apathy About Divorce, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call | 258 Comments

The unworkable bachelor tax.

One of the ideas often put forward when discussing declining marriage rates is that our elites are likely to enact a Roman Empire style bachelor tax.  I admittedly don’t have much background knowledge of how the Romans went about this, but … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, American Enterprise Institute, Feminists, Foolishness, Marriage, National Marriage Project, Patriarchal Dividend, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 287 Comments

Fathers [sometimes] matter!

A reader recently asked if I’ve moved away from my prediction in More ominous than a strike that we will eventually see some dialing back of the worst excesses of the family court: …ignoring the problem will become more and … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Denial, Divorce, Feminists, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, Mark Driscoll, Shaunti Feldhahn, Traditional Conservatives, W. Bradford Wilcox, Weak men screwing feminism up | 188 Comments