“Marriage–of the legally and spiritually binding type–is the safest way to raise children here in America. I think it’s about time for Americans to ask themselves what do we need to do to make our marriages more like the kinds of marriages that Europeans are experiencing–even if the ‘marriage’ that Europeans are partaking of is not one that involves standing before a judge and pledging ’till death do us part’. Clearly, Europeans–and German’s in particular–know something we don’t know or have yet to acknowledge.”
At times I’ve wondered about the real value of marriage as being the ‘ideal’ situation in which to parent and raise a child. Iâ€™m not going to quote the many depressing statistics about single parenthood in the African-American community that weâ€™ve all heard before, but Iâ€™ll just give my commentary on the â€˜No Wedding No [...]
by Danielle Belton The Black Snob By all accounts, I was born old. Like Benjamin Button. Only I looked like a normal baby and somewhat acted like a normal baby (being pre-verbal, the crying, the pooping, the eating, the sleeping, etc.), but for the most part of my youth I was unnervingly serious to the [...]
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