It’s been fifteen years since a joint House of Commons/Canadian Senate report titled “For the Sake of the Children” recommended that shared parenting be introduced into Canada’s Divorce Act, a move spearheaded by Senators Anne Cools and Roger Galloway. 511 more words
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A Desperate Kind of Yearning
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Family Law as it currently stands does not work. It is rarely of benefit to the child, and promotes injustice, conflict and unhappiness on a massive scale… It is creating vast wells of misery, massive discontent, an unstable society of feral children and feckless adolescents.
Different parenting styles call attention to the vast differences in lifestyles between people of different socioeconomic classes. The historical precedent of women serving a “childbearing and childrearing role” (Firestone 233) has persisted to the modern day, as mothers are more involved than fathers with the childrearing process in the majority of families. 298 more words
In 1961, Kurt Vonnegut published a satirical dystopian short story, “Harrison Bergeron”. In this futuristic short story, every American is finally equal. No one person is smarter, stronger, more skilled, or more beautiful than the other. 570 more words