deadbeat dads

All of us are leaders in one way or another - the question is: Are we relationally lazy leaders? Lazy is defined as "disinclined
It's unclear whether shaming does much besides embarrass people.
While the primary parent fights so hard to receive child support and to have the majority of possession time with his precious child, sometimes it feels like the parent who is paying child support gets away with a much better deal
The scornful term of "deadbeat dads" has become increasingly popular in describing fathers who do not uphold their legal responsibility of supporting their children after divorce.
The notion that the poor are uniquely morally deficient, it turns out, is completely backward. They're actually more virtuous, on average, than the rich. And yet, we have politicians who assume that the poor are less trustworthy and therefore less deserving of our help.
Nelson with his son. "If Omar, Roy, Alex and Nelson can rise to the challenge of fatherhood despite all the obstacles they
Imagine a world where deadbeat dads are replaced by life-enhancing dads; where absent dads are replaced by fully-engaged dads and where fathers are no longer the source of deep wounds, but the source of strength, affirmation, love and hope.
Art Alexakis, front man for the band Everclear, was raised by a single mother in a Los Angeles housing project. His deadbeat father inspired him to write one of his most popular songs to date," Father of Mine."
Art Alexakis, front man for the band Everclear, and I have partnered up this Father's Day to push for Responsible Fatherhood by asking you to sign the Stand Up, Man Up initiative.
It's one thing to be a single mother by choice. It arrives with a positive narrative to tell your child. It's a whole other everything to have single motherhood thrust upon you -- because the father has unconscionably chosen to abandon his child.
Under the legislation, at least once every three months the state's Department of Workforce Development would send financial
Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost Divorce on Facebook and Twitter. On Wednesday, Memphis' Action News 5 profiled "Billy" (not
Deputies went to the 900 block of South 5th Avenue in Bellwood about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, after they learned Jones worked
More than $100 billion is owed in unpaid child support, according to the federal Office of Child Support Enforcement's 2009
But here's the catch -- do we really want collection efforts to be so thorough that they force poor people onto the streets? The rule will just be one more detail tending to make it literally impossible for poor people to support themselves.
As much as we love the idea of men being an equal partner in a marriage, we don't necessarily embrace the idea of men being an equal partner in a divorce.
The back child support allegations are not the only questionable financial practice allegations Walsh has faced. While he
As of Tuesday morning, the website already features mugshots of approximately 20 deadbeat dads, plus their last known addresses