Million Children Live In Fatherless Households
fatherless households Archives - The Good Men Project
Youths in fatherless households had significantly higher odds of going to jail than those in mother-father families. Youths who never had a father in the household experienced the highest odds.
in fatherless households, and in poverty
NWNW is highlighting the reality of the obscene numbers of African American out of wedlock births resulting in fatherless households. Too many fatherless kids fail, go to jail and have horrible lives. Stop talking about slavery stop blaming the white man go help raise your kids. Your excuse is not an excuse anymore!
Ideas, of course, have consequences. And the consequences of this idea have been as profound as they have been disastrous. Almost 75 percent of American children living in fatherless households will experience poverty before the age of eleven, compared to only 20 percent of those raised by two parents. Children living in homes where fathers are absent are far more likely to be expelled from or drop out of school, develop emotional or behavioral problems, commit suicide, and fall victim to child abuse or neglect. The males are also far more likely to become violent criminals. As matter of act, men who grew up without dads currently represent 70 percent of the prison population serving long-term sentences.Federal statistics show an alarming long-term growth in the proportion of children living in fatherless households. Research has shown the negative effects on children and society of living without fathers. Federal statistics show an alarming long-term growth in the proportion of children living in fatherless households. Research has shown the negative effects on children and society of living without fathers. We are at a point where there are as many children in fatherless households today as there were during World War II. But the social ethic is entirely different. Then, the social ideal of fatherhood was upheld. The social fabric blessed and honored the role that fathers had to play.