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Rethinking the ‘problems of black marriage’ February 16, 2016

Filed under: Future Of The Family,Relationships,Uncategorized — familyinnocence @ 4:30 pm

Interesting read, although I don’t agree with all of her conclusions.

Rethinking the ‘problems of black marriage’

Source: Vicki Larson / OMG Chronicles

 

The problem with single mothers

Filed under: Future Of The Family,Uncategorized,Unforeseen Consequences — familyinnocence @ 4:05 pm

“There has been a lot of hand-wringing about single mothers and the rise of children being born outside of marriage nowadays. About a third of children in the U.S. live with an unmarried parent, according to the Pew Research Center — 34 percent, up from 9 percent in 1960 and 19 percent in 1980. While many of those parents are single, about 4 percent of children live with two cohabiting  parents”

 

Source: OMG Chronicles / Vicki Larson

 

How the rise of childless women could change the face of Britain : From the UK February 4, 2016

Filed under: Future Of The Family,Relationships,Uncategorized — familyinnocence @ 3:32 am

“Rampant infidelity. A struggling economy. Meltdown for the NHS. And shorter life expectancies…”

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3398484/How-rise-childless-women-change-face-Britain-Rampant-infidelity-struggling-economy-Meltdown-NHS-shorter-life-expectancies.html

 

U.S. marriage rate hits new low and may continue to decline

Filed under: Follow The Money,Future Of The Family,Relationships,Uncategorized — familyinnocence @ 3:28 am

http://national.deseretnews.com/article/4535/us-marriage-rate-hits-new-low-and-may-continue-to-decline.html

 

Source: Lois  M Collins

 

7 Ways the War on Poverty Destroyed Black Fatherhood

Filed under: Future Of The Family,Unforeseen Consequences — familyinnocence @ 3:25 am

“The growing absence of fathers in American households — particularly in the African-American community — has been studied by academicians for decades, with liberal and conservative writers and policymakers squaring off and pointing fingers in different directions.”

http://atlantablackstar.com/2014/12/24/ways-war-poverty-destroyed-black-fatherhood/ource: Nick Chiles

 

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An International Look at the Single-Parent Family

Filed under: Future Of The Family,Uncategorized — familyinnocence @ 3:22 am

http://educationnext.org/international-look-single-parent-family/

“Recent studies have documented a sizable achievement gap between children who live with a single parent and their peers growing up with two parents. These patterns are cause for concern, as educational achievement is a key driver of economic prosperity for both individuals and society as a whole.

But how does the U.S. situation compare to that of other countries around the world?”

 

Source: Ludger Woessmann

 

Why men won’t get married anymore:from the UK December 31, 2015

“Why men won’t get married anymore: Women complain chaps today won’t settle down. Sorry, ladies, but it’s all your fault, argues a wickedly provocative new book”

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3046350/Why-men-refuse-marry-Women-complain-chaps-today-won-t-settle-Sorry-ladies-s-fault-argues-wickedly-provocative-new-book-Denigration-Men-PETER-LLOYD.html

Source: Peter Lloyd