Category Archives: Welfare

Turning the hearts of children from their fathers.

5“Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and awesome day of the Lord comes. 6And he will turn the hearts of fathers to their children and the hearts of children to their fathers, lest I come … Continue reading

Posted in Cane Caldo, Child Support, Illegitimacy, Men's Sphere Lexicon, Traditional Conservatives, Welfare | 77 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, HuffPost, Threatpoint, Weak men screwing feminism up, Welfare | 178 Comments

How changes to welfare encouraged the illegitimacy explosion.

Anonymous Reader suggested in the discussion of the last post that welfare law changes in the 1960s might have also played a role in encouraging illegitimacy: Dalrock, it seems to me the most likely direct influence on illegitimate children would … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Illegitimacy, Replacing Marriage, Welfare | 254 Comments

The blurry line between the welfare state and child support

One thing which struck me when I started looking into the issue of child support is how difficult it is to distinguish between child support and the welfare state.  For example, in 2007 47.6% of all custodial parents with support … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Choice Addiction, Divorce, Fatherhood, Illegitimacy, Marriage, Motherhood, Scientific Paper, Welfare | 70 Comments