Fatherlessness linked to increased risk of child abuse

by Augusto Zimmermann News Weekly, January 31, 2015

For years, fathers’ groups have complained that restraining orders, intended as a shield against domestic violence, are often misused by unscrupulous pseudo-victims and over-zealous courts.[1] However, whenever these groups request that fathers should have more time to spend with their children after divorce, feminist groups argue that those children will be exposed to more violence.[2] […]

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

By Peter Lloyd For The Daily Mail UK

A controversial new book argues that the triumph of feminism has meant men are now second-class citizens.  On Saturday, in our first extract, it laid bare how men are abused, belittled and exploited. Today, it shows how men are treated unfairly in marriage and fatherhood.        According to the Office for National Statistics, […]

Why fathers will always matter

  http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/why-fathers-will-always-matter/2011/06/17/AGXvyUZH_story.html  Washington Post  By Kathleen Parker Opinion writer June 17, 2011 This marks my 24th Father’s Day as a columnist, my 26th since my son uttered “Dada“and my 16th since my own father joined the legions of Interesting People in the Hereafter. Which is to say, there seems hardly anything new to add to […]

The Tommaso Vincenti Case: His Daughter Speaks Out

by Robert Franklin, National Parents Organization

Remember this… Four girls taken away from their loving Italian father, Tommaso Vincenti and brought to Australia, by the mother who stopped at nothing to cheat and lie her way home. She lied to the Australian Embassy and they fell for her story without questioning it. She arrived in Australia and the media immediately took her […]

It’s insulting to label dads as only stand-by parents

By Wendy Tuohy - Herald Sun

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/opinion/its-insulting-to-label-dads-as-only-stand-by-parents/story-fni0fhk1-1227273564392 IT speaks volumes about the esteem in which we hold the parenting skills of fathers that when TV personality Chrissie Swan went away for six weeks’ work, she was attacked for leaving her children with their dad. Swan’s critics thought they were landing a punch on the polarising figure for being a “bad mother” […]

British Government Statistics: ‘Fathers Who Aren’t Living with Their Children Don’t Count’

Robert Franklin, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization

[Attachment(s) from Yuri Joakimidis joakimidisyuri@yahoo.com.au [euro-dads] included below] https://www.nationalparentsorganization.org/recent-articles?id=22102  Following up on my post of yesterday… There I made the point that we can’t seriously expect fathers to act the part of dedicated, selfless parents when our culture simmers in a toxic stew of anti-dad messages. Amazingly, even with all the obstacles placed between men […]

Non-dom dads: the forgotten men of single-parent families

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/relationships/11284758/Non-dom-dads-the-forgotten-men-of-single-parent-families.html Official attitudes towards non-custodial fathers are several decades out of   date, leaving them effectively cast out of society, writes Neil Lyndon  ‘No matter how devoted he may be, a father who does not live with his children will almost certainly find it impossible to be recognised as an equal parent’ Photo: Alamy   By Neil […]

Film Documentary “Erasing Dads” censored in Argentina

Documentary “Erasing Dad” censored in Argentina This entry was posted on September 11, 2014 by filminginargentina, in Argentina Movies, Current Projects, Our finished films and projects, Women Directors and tagged Argentina, argentina divorce documentary, argentina documenary, Argentina Movies, Borrando a papa, censorship, CHANGE.ORG, Childrens rights, City law guild, court cases, Divorce, Documentary, Erasing dad, Fathers rights, […]

In Australia, More of the Same on Children’s Overnights from the Anti-Dad Crowd

By Robert Franklin, National Parents Organization

https://nationalparentsorganization.org/recent-articles?id=21798  One way or another, Jennifer McIntosh and her colleagues who oppose fathers having overnight care of their children before they reach age five just never quite seem to go away. And when they poke their heads up, they always seem to be saying the same things and those things always seem to be at […]

A SPECIAL MESSAGE TO MOMS: FOSTER YOUR DAUGHTER’S BOND WITH HER DAD POST-DIVORCE – USA

By Terry Gaspard MSW, LICSW movingpastdivorce.com

http://lw4sp.org/blog/2014/6/3/a-special-message-to-moms-foster-your-daughters-bond-with-her-dad-post-divorce Father’s Day is quickly approaching. Even in the 21st century, far too many children living in reconstructed families are suffering from being separated from their fathers or not reaping the rewards of shared parenting. What do most divorced dads want this Father’s Day? My guess is more time with their children. As the numbers […]